The Everlast PowerMTS 200 combines the MIG, TIG and Stick welding processes in a single compact package, making it a truly versatile multi-process welder. The compact IGBT inverter design also offers micro-controlled digital function along with 9 channel memory to help remember special settings. The unit puts out up to 200 amps of MIG and TIG welding power. In stick mode, it can burn up to 1/8" welding rods with a maximum output of 160 amps. Even with it's compact size, the unit can hold up to a 8" roll, which can hold up to 12 lbs or welding wire on a single roll. The optional spool gun can offer an economical solution for welding costly metal like aluminum and stainless steel. The DC lift start TIG also features foot pedal capability and advanced 2T/4T torch remote cabailities. The DC lift start TIG offers easy, smooth arc starts with a quick touch down, and lifting of the tungsten to and from the metal. The DC TIG feature is good to weld almost any metal, except for aluminum and magnesium. In stick mode, the unit doesn't slack on features, with arc force control, and automatically adjusting hot start. This unit will weld with many different electrodes and excels with electrodes like E 6011, 7014, and 7018. The PowerMTS 200 is not only designed to be flexible and handle most welding chores, but it's also designed to fit the cost conscious welder's budget.