Launching in the first quarter of 2020, ESAB Welding & Cutting Products’ Robust Feed Pro portable wire feed system has an IP44 protection class rating, which means it is protected against water splashes from all directions, as well as solid objects larger than 1 mm. All controls, power and gas connections are protected inside the case with a dedicated service cover providing access to the electronics. The feeder accepts wire spools up to 12 in., measures 23.4 in. by 9.8 in. by 16.9 in. and weighs 37 lbs.