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How do you change the elements in the Seelye welders?

  1. 1. Remove the screws at the base of the handle.
  2. 2. Hold the handle in one hand, take the barrel in the other hand and pull to remove the element from the barrel.
  3. 3. Disconnect element from pin terminals.
  4. 4. *Check the condition of pin terminals and insulators, and replace them if necessary.
  5. 5. Connect element to pin terminals; it makes no difference which way.
  6. 6. Slide insulator over terminals.
  7. 7. Slip the element back into the barrel until the hole in the handle matches the hole in the inlet adapter.
  8. 8. Replace handle screws.

*If replacement terminals are necessary, strip wire approx. 1" and fold over, twist tight, insert it into the pin terminals and crimp.

Title: How do you change the elements in the Seelye welders?
Description: Instructions for Changing Elements on the Model # 63 and FC Series Welders
Published: 12/10/2010
Last Edited: 1/4/2023
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