Review Summary :
With a 3.78" x 2.07" vision field and a 0.00004 reaction time, the ArcPro 20704 Auto-Darkening Solar Powered Welding Helmet can protect you from harmful UV rays. The available shades are from 9 to 13 and is a solar-powered welding helmet.
Benefits of Using ArcPro 20704 Welding Helmets
The sensitivity and delay adjustment makes the ArcPro helmet a great welding companion. There is also an automatic on and off switch to avoid accidentally wasting battery life. The helmet comes with 3V lithium batteries and conforms to safety standards all over the world such as ANSI. Knowing that an auto darkening welding helmet is subjected to world standards is a great plus in making sure it can really protect you in the workplace.
Product Features of ArcPro 20704 Auto Darkening Welding Helmets
What makes the ArcPro an effective welding helmet? It auto darkens at 1/25,000th of a second or equivalent to a 0.00004 reaction time. Its solar power makes it an environment friendly tool. It has welding and grinding modes at different helmet shades. The viewing field is also quite adjustable with a padded headband for the wearer's comfort, especially those who will have to use this for a long-term welding project. The variable shade is 9 to 13 for welding and 4 for grinding.
Pros and Cons of ArcPro 20704 Auto Darkening Welding Helmets
Usage and Maintenance Guide for the ArcPro 20704 Welding Helmet
1.Q: There is an AD lens that comes with this product. What color is it?
A: The AD lens is of the color blue.
2.Q: Does the ArcPro welding helmet come with an instruction manual?
A: It kind of does, but only as a small information pamphlet that tells you the do's and don'ts of using the helmet in general. It also explains more about the helmet's auto darkening feature and the battery replacement, as well as other maintenance info. The helmet also has a warning sticker which should help you out.
3,Q: Is the helmet's lens scratch proof?
A: Unfortunately, no helmet outer lens is scratch proof. All you need to do is to buy a soft bag or yarn bag and keep it there to prevent scratches and damages.
4.Q: How many arc sensors does the ArcPro have?
A: It has four arc sensors.
5.Q: Is it compatible for a magnifying lens?
A: Unfortunately, it might not fit outside the helmet anymore, but in some cases, you can try to make the inside lens as the magnifying lens.
6.Q: Any information on replacing lens covers?
A: You can buy the Lincoln KH619 as a replacement lens cover for a dollar. Its dimensions are 4.25" x 5.50".
As an overall verdict, the ArcPro 20704 Auto-Darkening Solar Powered Welding Helmet has its share of pros and cons. For instance, it might not be everyone’s cup of tea when it comes to lens replacement due to its lens being special and cannot be replaced by generic lenses that you can easily buy elsewhere. But if you are looking for something that you can easily use for grinding use as a hobbyist welder then look no further than this product.