73-250 Portable Fume Extractor w/Cleanable Filter

Description

A lightweight and portable fume extractor ideally suited to jobsite TIG, MIG and stick welding.  This extractor comes equipped with a cleanable filter (99.5%, MERV 16) applicable to all types of steel.

  • 190 CFM high vacuum fume extraction and filtering capacity
  • Designed for field and bench work, this unit is lightweght, portable, and easy to use
  • Features 99.5% (MERV 16) efficiency cleanable canister filter
  • Built in spark trap for fire safety
  • LED filter status light alerts operator to the need for filter change
  • Includes 12 foot extraction hose (extra lengths can be added) with flexible nozzle assembly
  • Also includes magnetic support base for hands free operation
  • May be direct connected to MIG extraction gun with optional adapter
  • Optional two-operator adapter increases use and flexibility (PN# 99-613)
  • Heavy Duty steel cabinet will withstand rugged daily use
  • CSA listed for US and canada
  • Assembled in USA
  • 11.4 Amps, 120 Volt, 60 HZ, Single Phase
  • 50 pounds
  • 24″L x 12″H x 12″W

NOT RECOMMENDED FOR PLASMA CUTTING OR CARBON ARC GOUGING

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Frequently Asked Questions

Aren’t used filters considered Hazardous Materials?

There are currently no “blanket” regulations prohibiting the placement of used filters into standard trash receptacles. Local authorities, however, may place certain restrictions on this … Read more

Can I avoid using a filtration extractor and instead collect my fumes through a wall mounted arm and blower that exhausts the fumes outdoors?

Yes you can. Local authorities, however, may place certain restrictions on this practice, so we advise checking with applicable agencies to ensure conformance with the … Read more

How close should my fume extractor’s hood be to the welding arc?

Welding fume extraction hoods should be placed close enough to the welding arc to be effective, yet not so close as to distrub shielding gases … Read more

How do I dispose of used filters?

Used filters can be easily removed from Ace extractors. We recommend the operator wearing gloves and protective eyewear, placing the removed filters into a trashbag, … Read more

How do I know which extractor to choose?

There are several factors that determine the best extractor to use, including location, usage, materials, and quantity of smoke/fume produced. In general, however, the rule … Read more

How do I know which filters to use in my extractor?

Ace makes a wide variety of filters available that work in combination to provide the best possible filtration for your work application. Generally speaking, 95% … Read more

How long do filters last?

There is no clear answer to this question as too many factors can influence the life of filters, including, but not limited to, welding process, … Read more

If I were to exhaust welding fumes outdoors through an Ace wall mounted arm and blower, can I retrofit the components to a filtration system should this method become prohibited?

Yes, the Ace stationary system is designed to accommodate such a change in regulations, so you can purchase and install Ace wall mounted arms and … Read more

What do the different filter ratings mean? HEPA, MERV, 95%…?

Filters are rated on their efficiency to stop and trap particulate of a particular size. Most filters used in Ace extractors base their efficiency rating … Read more

Why should I use a fume extractor instead of an ambient (overhead) air cleaner?

Ambient air cleaners are effective supplements to fume extractors, but should be avoided as a primary tool for fume control. Because of the nature of … Read more

Why should I use a fume extractor instead of placing fans in my shop to blow the fumes away from my welders?

The practice of using fans and blowers in this manner is called the dilution method, and while it is commonly used, this method may not … Read more

Why should I use a fume extractor instead of wearing a respirator?

The short answer is that a respirator protects the welder wearing it, but does nothing for nearby workers not wearing similar protection. The somewhat longer … Read more

5043 Farlin Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63115

800-949-1472 (US)
314-385-5178 (Outside US)

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