• Welding methods: MMA
  • Welding current: 20A-160A, 230V power supply
  • Warranty: 5 years, also for companies
  • Duty cycle: 40% at 160A, 100% at 101A
  • Functions: Hot-Start, Anti-Stick, Arc-Force
  • Description: High quality MMA welder with a nominal welding current of 160A, capable of welding with low melting electrodes up to 4mm. The modern digital display allows you to set the exact welding current you want to work at.



The PATON ECO inverters are compact and ergonomic machines designed for direct-current manual arc welding. With a rated current of up to 160A, these portable welders are perfect for users who need a reliable and efficient solution.

The PATON ECO can handle welding electrodes ranging from 1.6 mm to 5.0 mm in diameter, with a duty cycle of up to 40%. The automatic Anti-Stick, Arc Force, and Hot-Start functions make it user-friendly for welders of all skill levels.

This versatile welder supports a wide range of applications, from household tasks to small workshops, and ensures reliable performance during extended use. Featuring modern IGBT transistors, the PATON ECO minimizes electromagnetic interference and maximizes efficiency, providing stable and powerful output.


Paton ECO-Series

The PATON ECO Series stands for exceptional quality and advanced technology, designed to meet the needs of both novice and experienced welders.

These welders are known for their durability, performance, and reliability, making them ideal for various applications, including household tasks, workshops, and small farms.

Equipped with top-tier components such as Kendeil capacitors, Infineon transistors, and our in-house produced copper transformers, the PATON ECO ensures outstanding welding results every time. The compact design, along with a top-quality protective case, makes it easy to transport and store all necessary equipment, including torches, electrodes, and power sources. Advanced IGBT technology minimizes electromagnetic interference and maximizes efficiency, providing a stable and powerful output.

Advanced Technology and Reliability

The voltage stabilization function allows for work with long extension cables and generator power, eliminating voltage fluctuations and increasing safety and reliability.

The VRD (Voltage Reduction Device) enhances user safety by reducing electrode voltage to a safe level after welding is finished. Additionally, the PATON ECO’s robust design includes built-in overheating protection for all key components, ensuring long-term durability and performance.

The PATON ECO also boasts precise amperage control, essential for producing high-quality welds with optimal penetration and minimal defects. The optimized arc ignition stability ensures a smooth start and consistent weld pool, reducing spatter and improving overall weld quality. The unit’s fan-forced cooling system maintains consistent temperatures during operation, preventing overheating and extending the lifespan of the components.




Complete set:

  • The welding unit
  • The shoulder-carry belt
  • PATON™ branded box
  • The welding cable 3 m in length with an electrode holder
  • The welding cable 3 m in length with grounding clamp
  • The operation manual

Technical characteristics

Rated power supply voltage 50/60 Hz230 V
Rated power supply current20 A
Rated welding current160 A
Maximum operating current190 A
Operating load factor %40% – 160 А
100% – 101 А
Power supply voltage range170 – 260 V
Welding current control range20 – 160 A
Function “Hot-Start”Automatic
Function “Arc-Force”Automatic
Function “Anti-Stick”Automatic
Open-circuit voltageup 80 V
Welding arc starting voltage110 V
Rated consumed power4,4 kVA
Maximum consumed power5,5 kVA
Efficiency coefficient90%
Operating temperature range–25 … +45 ºС
Fulfilled standardsEN 60204 – 1:2006
EN 60974 – 1:2012
EN 60974 – 10:2014
Overall dimensions (length, width, height)245 х 100 х 200
Weight3,75 kg
Protection classIP 21


User manual PATON ECO-160