Blue Star® 185 Engine-Driven Welder | MillerWelds

Blue Star® 185 (Kohler)

Reliable outdoor power! Great for farm, ranch, maintenance and hobbyist.


Compact and mobile
With a small footprint, the Blue Star uses little truck space. Optional running gear designed for easy on-site mobility.
Key Features
Includes electric start, 120 VAC GFCI and 240 VAC receptacles, auto-idle, 6.25-gallon fuel capacity and engine hour meter.
Accu-Rated - Not Inflated Auxiliary Power
Miller provides the strongest and most reliable auxiliary power. Our Accu-Rated, not inflated, standard for measuring auxiliary power guarantees delivery of all the power the machine promises.
Strongest Power in its Class
Engine-driven welder outputs exceed all other machines in this class. All of Miller's weld and auxiliary power outputs are rated at 104F (40C) to ensure maximum performance throughout the work day.

Not Included

  • Weld leads


Product Literature


Stick (SMAW)

General Specifications

Title Blue Star® 185 (Kohler)
Industries Interests Farm and Ranch
Construction and Fabrication
Amperage 60 A - 195 A
Weldable Metals Stainless Steel
Current Type DC
Portability Lift Eye (Optional)
Running Gear / Cart (Optional)
Engine Brand Kohler
Engine Idle Speed 2500 RPM
Engine Weld Speed 3600 RPM
Fuel Tank Size 6.25 Gallon
Fuel Type Gasoline
Horsepower 13.4 hp
Weld Output CC
Rated Output CC/DC Stick/TIG 185 A at 25 V, 20% duty cycle,150 A at 25 V, 100% duty cycle
Single Phase Auxiliary Continuous Power 6200 W
Single Phase Auxiliary Peak Power 6500 W
Net Width 20.625 in
Net Height 24.75 in
Net Length 31.25 in
Net Weight 296 lbs
Warranty 3 Years
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