Hobart IronMan 230 Welder

The Hobart 500536 IronMan 210 Welder is built for power, versatility and portability, a combination that makes it a good choice at home, in the shop, or in the back of the truck as you head to the job site.  It’s got the heavy-duty guts to handle major construction welds but is light enough to take wherever the work needs to be done.

This 230 volt solid wire / flux cored wire welder is noted for performance with outstanding short arc operation to the total control  it gives you over the weld puddle.  For steel, it has a range of 22 gauge to 3/16″ and for aluminum the range  is 14 gauge to ¼”.  The optional Hobart spool gun adds ease and convenience to aluminum welding on every job.

Hobart 500536 IronMan 230 Details

Hobart built into this versatile machine all the features you look for in a quality, durable and highly functional welder.  You won’t find a welder that is easier to set up. It offers 6-tap voltage settings that allow you to control the arc for every job, from 30 amps to 210 maximum amps. The rated output at 40% duty cycle is 150 A at 23 VDC.   The onboard thermal overload protects the equipment by shutting it down until it cools off and can be reset.

The variable speed wire feed control lets you determine the depth of penetration and the exact weld bead size and shape needed. This customized approach is enhanced by a quick-adjust wire speed feed that lets you select speeds from 90 to 750 IPM.  The Hobart 500536 IronMan 230 can take spools up to 33 pounds and 12″. The reversible roll drives are designed with 2 grooves to handle up to 3 wire diameters and that means there less time wasted in switching out roll drivers.  The hinged door offers convenient spool and drive roll changes.

This dynamic welder is equipped to make every job easier.  It offers a 10′ MIG gun with a regulator equipped with a flow meter.  The 7′ input cable with plug and the 5′ gas hose with fitting have you ready to go when you flip the switch.  A 10′ work cable and ground clamp complete the set up.  Extra contact tips are included along with a starter spool of wire.  The weld set up chart will prove invaluable to novices and pros alike.

Warranty Information

The Hobart 500536 IronMan 230 is covered by the Hobart 5/3/1 warranty that is among the best in the business for industrial welders.


This unit is built to take on the tough jobs that the seasoned welder faces but its setup and use is suitable for beginning welders too.  It’s got the power, durability and performance control that makes it a highly rated welder for many different settings.  Medium to heavy duty jobs are within its capabilities on the construction site or in the maintenance garage.  It’s a reliable asset in the auto body shop and muffler shop.  Farmers and ranchers use the Hobart Ironman 230 for putting it together and keeping it together in many different ways.  The DIY welder who handles home projects will also appreciate the performance of this machine and it has the durability to use as a rental welder too.

From light-duty welding in the shop at home, to heavy welds on job, this versatile welder is equipped for great performance in every situation.

  • Hobart 500304 IronMan 210 Welder
  • 230V Flux core—MIG
  • 210 AMP high capacity with 6 settings
  • Up to  ¼” weld in one pass
  • Electric – corded: 7 foot

Warranty: Hobart’s best industrial 5/3/1 warranty that transformers and generators for 5 years, all electronics for 3 years and the torch/MIG for 1 year

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