AirForce® 12ci Plasma Cutter | HobartWelders

AirForce® 12ci

Clean cuts 1/8” steel. Runs on 120V input power. Built-in air compressor.
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What's Included

  • 12-ft. (3.7 m) XT12R hand-held torch
  • 12-ft. (3.7 m) work cable with clamp
  • 7-ft. (2.1 m) power cord with plug
  • Extra consumables (2 tips, standoff guide, electrode)
Built-in air compressor
No need for you to purchase or transport additional compressor. The internal piston-driven air compressor allows high system portability.   Learn More
Inverter design
At only 26.7 lbs., you can easily transport this machine to your work.   Learn More
XT12R torch
Increases your comfort with an ergonomic safety trigger. Less of your time and money spent with more efficient cooling and economical replacement cutting tips.
Powered by 120 V, 20 A circuit
Runs on your household power. No need for you to waste time hooking up to a 240 volt by a utility company.
Pilot arc start
Ensures you a consistent arc start prior to each cut and minimizes tip burnout.
Diagnostic lights
LED lights let you know when the system indicates power, temperature, and torch readiness – eliminate unnecessary downtime.
Thermal overload protection
No matter what environment you are in, it will withstand tough working conditions. Rated for 35% duty cycle at 104° Fahrenheit. Duty cycle will increase as environmental temperature decreases.
Postflow cooling circuit
Your consumables and torch will last longer by cooling them with postflow air after trigger is released.
Cooling system operates only when needed reducing power consumption and contaminants drawn into the machine.


Product Literature


Plasma (PAC)

General Specifications

Title AirForce® 12ci
Input Hz 60 Hz
Capability Gouging
Rated Output at 104 Degrees Fahrenheit 12 A @ 35% duty cycle
Cutting Amperage Min 12 A
Cutting Amperage Max 12 A
Applications Auto/Cycle
Automotive Welding
Metal Art
Tube and Pipe Fabrication
Welding Projects



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