If you are having problems with your power cord or extension cord, follow this checklist to confirm your power source and check your plugs, sockets and power cord:
If your VARIMAT is not powering down completely but you suspect a power problem, check your power source.
If your VARIMAT is powering down completely in the middle of welding:
See our article on How to Build an Extension Cord for your Leister Automatic Tool if you need to build a replacement cord.
This section is designed to provide our customers with some quick tips for common problems they may encounter with their tools. Our tips come straight from John Wesselson, our repair technologist, or from customers who submit them for inclusion on our website.