ESAB Buddy series have been designed with durability in mind. A user friendly and robust manufactured shell to ensure they are able to withstand tough environments with exceptional internal electronics that are cooled by a highly effective fan and monitored by a thermal protection system.


The Buddy Tig 160 provides state of the art welding performance and reliability through use of the latest high-grade IGBT technology and smooth arc characteristics. The high frequency arc stat prevents contamination of the welding material and electrode. This TIG machine had a built-in gas valve that automatically controls the gas flow ensuring a low gas consumption. 


This Tig machine offers HF start and stick (MMA) mode. As well as a shoulder strap and easy carry handle. Buddy TIG 160 machine has been equipped with three heat sinks to further extend the life time of the welding machine. The operator can chose between 2 stoke and 4 stoke torch trigger mode. ESAB Buddy TIG 160 can weld mild steel or stainless steel with or without filler material.


Ideal Applications:

  • Plant Fabrication & Maintenance
  • Site Maintenance / Repair
  • Civil Construction
  • General Fabrication
  • Agriculture

Buddy TIG 160

SKU: TR29-0700300681
  • Dimensions:

    Description or Qualifier Buddy Tig 160
    Length 310 mm
    Width 140 mm
    Height 230 mm


    Description or Qualifier Buddy Tig 160
    Weight 6 kg

    Power Specifications

    Protection Class IP23S
    Open Circuit Voltage 58 VDC

    Fuse Specifications

    Fuse Slow - Amps 16 A

    Welding Output

    Model Buddy Tig 160

    Input Voltage

    Voltage 230 V
    Model Buddy Tig 160
    Frequency 50/60 Hz