Results 1 to 18 of 18

Thread: Can someone Date this welder?

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Texas
    Posts
    11
    Post Thanks / Like

    Can someone Date this welder?

    Lincoln 180C

    SN# M3110312499

    Code# 11257

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2015
    Location
    Fredericksburg, VA
    Posts
    3,402
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Let me see how she looks after a couple beers.
    Just kidding.

    Sent from my SM-G996U using Tapatalk
    Millermatic 252 MIG
    Miller Dynasty 200DX TIG
    Miller Spectrum 625 Plasma
    Altas 12x36 Metal Lathe
    Bridgeport Milling Machine
    www.psacustomcreations.com

  3. Likes 52 Ford, whtbaron, Louie1961 liked this post
  4. #3
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Location
    B.C. Canada
    Posts
    7,483
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Quote Originally Posted by psacustomcreations View Post
    Let me see how she looks after a couple beers.
    Just kidding.

    Sent from my SM-G996U using Tapatalk
    dang. best me to it ...


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    :

  5. Likes Louie1961 liked this post
  6. #4
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    northern wi
    Posts
    80
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Think its 2011
    MM252 30A
    Maxstar 150S
    Trailblazer 301g
    Dialarc 250
    9100XX
    Hypertherm PM 30
    Milwaukee
    4 Baldors
    Kohlswa shop anvil
    Scott truck anvil
    Stonewell farrier rig

  7. #5
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    Nashville, TN
    Posts
    4,800
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    2011 march, made in Mexico

    Google says, the 3rd and forth number digit of the serial number represent year. Fifth
    is month

    First digit is country and second digit is plant

  8. #6
    Join Date
    Dec 2020
    Location
    Virginia, USA
    Posts
    1,333
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Quote Originally Posted by Lis2323 View Post
    dang. best me to it ...


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    Yep. That's all I came here to say, too.

    Sent from my Lincoln Buzzbox using Tapatalk

  9. #7
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Los Angeles
    Posts
    8,468
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    I dated her little sister for a few years.
    Ed Conley
    http://www.screamingbroccoli.com/
    MM252
    MM211 (Sold)
    Passport Plus & Spool gun
    Lincoln SP135 Plus- (Gone to a good home)
    Klutch 120v Plasma cutter
    SO 2020 bender
    Beer in the fridge

  10. Likes Louie1961 liked this post
  11. #8
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Los Angeles
    Posts
    8,468
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Quote Originally Posted by grumpy RN View Post
    Lincoln 180C

    SN# M3110312499

    Code# 11257
    Are you thinking of buying it?

    How much?
    Ed Conley
    http://www.screamingbroccoli.com/
    MM252
    MM211 (Sold)
    Passport Plus & Spool gun
    Lincoln SP135 Plus- (Gone to a good home)
    Klutch 120v Plasma cutter
    SO 2020 bender
    Beer in the fridge

  12. #9
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    Manitoba Canada
    Posts
    7,164
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Quote Originally Posted by Broccoli1 View Post
    Are you thinking of buying it?

    How much?
    Don't rush the boy.... he's still trying to date her...
    The harder you fall, the higher you bounce...

    250 amp Miller DialArc AC/DC Stick
    F-225 amp Forney AC Stick
    230 amp Sears AC Stick
    Lincoln 180C MIG
    Victor Medalist 350 O/A
    Cut 50 Plasma
    Les

  13. Likes Lis2323, Louie1961, 52 Ford liked this post
  14. #10
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Location
    B.C. Canada
    Posts
    7,483
    Post Thanks / Like

    Can someone Date this welder?

    try it before you buy it applies to welding machines also


    edit. actually cheaper to rent. What's that saying about "if it flies, floats or..."

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    :

  15. Likes whtbaron liked this post
  16. #11
    Join Date
    Apr 2022
    Posts
    89
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Quote Originally Posted by Lis2323 View Post
    try it before you buy it applies to welding machines also edit. actually cheaper to rent. What's that saying about "if it flies, floats or..."
    ...fluxes?

  17. Likes metalmeltr, Louie1961, Lis2323 liked this post
  18. #12
    Join Date
    Mar 2018
    Location
    Clovis California
    Posts
    6,486
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    I do not why you need the age.

    I would do a internet search and see still made.
    After something is used you need by how looks and runs.

    Dave

    Quote Originally Posted by grumpy RN View Post
    Lincoln 180C

    SN# M3110312499

    Code# 11257

  19. #13
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    Nashville, TN
    Posts
    4,800
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Some have functional flaws. Knowing code helps identify unit.

  20. #14
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Texas
    Posts
    11
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Quote Originally Posted by tapwelder View Post
    2011 march, made in Mexico

    Google says, the 3rd and forth number digit of the serial number represent year. Fifth
    is month

    First digit is country and second digit is plant
    Thanks tapwelder for the straight answer.

  21. #15
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    CT
    Posts
    5,002
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    The crew on welding web generally don't "date". They are more likely to hit it and quit it. ;-)
    Miller Multimatic 255

  22. Likes whtbaron, Lis2323 liked this post
  23. #16
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    Manitoba Canada
    Posts
    7,164
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    My wife frowns on it...
    The harder you fall, the higher you bounce...

    250 amp Miller DialArc AC/DC Stick
    F-225 amp Forney AC Stick
    230 amp Sears AC Stick
    Lincoln 180C MIG
    Victor Medalist 350 O/A
    Cut 50 Plasma
    Les

  24. Likes Louie1961, Lis2323 liked this post
  25. #17
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    Manitoba Canada
    Posts
    7,164
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Quote Originally Posted by grumpy RN View Post
    Thanks tapwelder for the straight answer.
    It can happen...
    The harder you fall, the higher you bounce...

    250 amp Miller DialArc AC/DC Stick
    F-225 amp Forney AC Stick
    230 amp Sears AC Stick
    Lincoln 180C MIG
    Victor Medalist 350 O/A
    Cut 50 Plasma
    Les

  26. Likes Louie1961 liked this post
  27. #18
    Join Date
    Aug 2019
    Location
    northeastern PA.
    Posts
    266
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Can someone Date this welder?

    Quote Originally Posted by Broccoli1 View Post
    I dated her little sister for a few years.
    cradle robber

  28. Likes Louie1961, Lis2323 liked this post

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Page generated in 1,657,034,316.91333 seconds with 12 queries