Attention all levels of metalworkers, this new line of welding helmets was made for you.
Forney Industries' new line of welding helmets have arrived, and they are truly extraordinary. They cater to all levels of metalworkers, and directly align with various lines of Forney welders. This way, you can find the protection you need based on your level of experience. Read on to learn more about these awesome auto-darkening welding helmets!
Forney Easy Weld® Series
The Forney Easy Weld auto-darkening welding helmets are perfect for DIYers, hobbyists and novice welders. They feature easy to use controls, so you don't have to worry about learning complicated instructions before you start welding. These helmets also feature a lightweight, impact resistant, fireproof shell for increased comfort and protection.
The Forney auto-darkening welding helmets feature HD optical clarity with true color technology that allows you to clearly see what you're doing, resulting in clear and precise welds. They also encompass an adjustable ratchet headband with increased padding for comfort. Both the technology and headgear allow you to weld for long periods of time without feeling the discomfort of a standard helmet.
Forney® PRO Series
The Forney PRO auto-darkening welding helmets include four optical arc sensors, supplying extra protection against arc flash. The viewing area is 10.44 sq. inches and features Arc Optics technology, providing a crisp and clear view of your welds. The headgear is heavily padded of increased comfort, making them perfect for professionals who weld for extended periods of time.
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|Feature||Forney Easy Weld®||Forney®||Forney® PRO|
|Viewing Area||5.97 sq. in. (3-3/5" x 1-7/11"), (92 mm x 42 mm)||5.97 sq. in. (3-3/5" x 1-7/11"), (92 mm x 42 mm)||10.44 sq. in. (3.94" x 2.65"), (100 mm x 67 mm)|
|Variable Shade Selection||DIN 9-13||DIN 9-13||DIN 5-9, DIN 9-13|
|Shade Selector||External shade selector knob||External shade selector knob||Internal shade selector with grind option|
|Grind Mode||Internal switch||External shade selector knob||Internal sensitivity knob|
|Number of ARC Sensors||2||2||4|
|Optical Clarity Rating||1/1/1/2||1/1/1/2||1/1/1/2|
|High Definition Clarity||No||Yes- HD optical clarity with true color technology||Yes- Arc Optics technology|
|Shell||15.24 oz., impact resistant, fireproof||15.24 oz., impact resistant, fireproof||17.44 oz., impact resistant, fireproof|
|Sensitivity Control Adjustment||Low-high, internal switch||Low-high, internal, adjust by step-less||Low-high, internal, adjust by step-less|
|Delay Control Adjustment||Min-max, internal switch||Min-max, internal, adjust by step-less||Min-max, internal, adjust by step-less|
|Delay Time||0.15S ~0.07055||0.15S ~0.80S||0.15S ~0.80S|
|Switching Speed||1/25,000 per second||1/25,000 per second||1/25,000 per second|
|Low TIG AMPS Rated||5 AMP||5 AMP||2 AMP|
|Power Supply||Li-Mn battery (non-replaceable) & solar combination||Li-Mn battery (non-replaceable) & solar combination||Solar cells with 2-each replaceable 3V lithium batteries and automatic on/off technology|
|Meets Standards||All related CE standards (DIN and ISO) and EN166, EN175, EN379 and ANSI Z87.1 safety standards||All related CE standards (DIN and ISO) and EN166, EN175, EN379 and ANSI Z87.1 safety standards||All related CE standards (DIN and ISO) and EN166, EN175, EN379 and ANSI Z87.1 safety standards|
|Magnifier Lens Compatible||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Headgear||Standard||Dual strap, padded sweatband||Dual strap, heavily padded sweatband|
Through The Lens Comparison
|Forney Easy Weld®||Forney®||Forney® PRO|
|Solar Powered Battery||Solar Powered Battery||Solar Powered, Replaceable Batteries|
|Standard View||HD Optical Clarity with True Color Technology||Arc Optics Technology|
|Forney Easy Weld®|
* Forney® PRO headgear is not interchangeable with the Forney® or Forney Easy Weld® helmets
Ready For a Change?
This new line of helmets make it easy to match your skill to your helmet, and your helmet to your machine. Now you can find protection to fit your needs at the price you deserve.
If you own a Forney helmet from a different line, and you're looking to change, check out the comparison chart below to help you choose your next line of welding protection.
Forney Easy Weld®
|Window Size||5.97 sq. in.|
|5.97 sq. in.||Window Size||5.97 sq. in.|
|Switch 9-13||Controls||Dial 9-13|
|1/1/1/2||Optical Clarity||1/1/1/2 HD optical clarity with true color technology|
|Standard||Headgear||Dual strap, padded sweatband|
|7.77 sq. in.||9.144 sq. in.||Window Size||10.44 sq. in.|
|Dial 9-13||Dial 5-8/9-13||Controls||Dial 5-9 / 9-13|
|1/1/1/2||1/1/1/1 HD||Optical Clarity||1/1/1/2 Arc Optics technology|
|Standard||Standard||Headgear||Dual strap, heavily padded sweatband|
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Helmet Details and Specifications
Through the Lens Comparison
Forney Industries auto-darkening welding helmets meet all related CE standards (DIN and ISO) and EN166, EN715, EN379 and ANSI Z87.1 safety standards.