Forney 306 Review is a good quality MIG welder. This upgraded version MIG welder is best for automotive, farms and small repair welding project. This unit comes with higher duty cycle, euro style MIG torch, longer MIG gun with normal or common consumable, HD metallic aluminum wire feeding and so on which I will tell you in details. Moreover, the most fantastic feature of this MIG 130 welder is it can run in the standard household current. Some of its features are given below:
Key Features of Forney 130fi
1.Easy to Use
Forney 130FI MIG welder is very easy to use or operate. This machine creates excellent value for the beginners because this unit is easy to work. One can efficiently manage this machine having minimum knowledge of welding. You don’t need to be master for administering.
2.Low Input Power
Forney 130 MIG welder can run in low input power of 115 volts. Moreover, this input power is available everywhere. So one can run this machine anywhere having a power supply. Furthermore, this feature makes this unit more versatile.
3.Higher Duty Cycle
This unit has higher duty cycle comparing with others. The duty cycle is 40% at 60 amps which are perfect for automotive, farms and small repairing welding projects.
4.Euro-style MIG Gun
Euro connect, or euro style MIG gun system saves time by ensuring easy and quick changeable of MIG gun or MIG torch. Moreover, Forney 130 MIG welder has a euro connect MIG gun. Furthermore, it also has Tweco compatible consumables.
5.Works with Various Metals
Forney 306 Review can work with copper and nickel alloys, carbon steel, aluminum, stainless steel, and brass. Moreover, the welding range is up to 1/4 inches.
6.Two Welding Process of MIG and Flux cored
Forney 130FI comes with two welding modes of MIG (gas) and flux core (nongas). Moreover, you will get good welding result in both methods. MIG process can work with Carbon Steels, Stainless Steel, Aluminum, Brass, Low Alloy Steels, Copper and Nickel Alloys and flux core (FCAW) can work with stainless steel and mild steel.
7.Durable and Best Quality
Forney is known as the best brand for its class. Moreover, this unit from Forney is also durable and of best condition.
Forney MIG wire 306 is a portable unit. The weight of this unit is only 53 pounds. Moreover, you can carry this machine anywhere with the help of a cart.
9.Lots of Extras
Forney 130FI MIG welder is a MIG ready unit, which means it comes with many extras that one need for welding. These are-
10.Cost and Warranty
Forney 130 MIG welder is a budget-friendly unit if you want a best quality MIG welder then you have to spend little more. Moreover, every time you will get a fantastic welding result with it. Furthermore, the warranty for this unit is 5/3/1years against manufacturer defects. Five years for full replacement of labor and transformer, three years for complete replacement of parts and labor inside the barratry and one year for parts and employment outside the battery and 90 days for commercial use. Moreover, the warranty service is reliable.
Product’s Technical Information
20 x 10 x 16 inches
Air Flow Capacity
Number Of Pieces
Item Package Quantity
Variable Speeds Fan cooled for higher performance
5/3/1 years limited warranty
Advantages of MIG 130 welder
Disadvantages of 120 volt MIG Welder
FAQ : Forney 306 Review
Question: Can it work in 20 amps home outlet?
Answer: Yes, it can work at 20 amps home outlet flawlessly.
Question: Is it comes with a gas regulator or have to be purchased separately?
Answer: It comes with a gas regulator.
Forney 306 MIG Welder
Forney 306 Review is a high-quality MIG welder with many functions. This unit is best for all light jobs, and the beginner prefers this unit because it is straightforward to operate and it also runs in the standard household current.