Lincoln Electric Announces New 5-Year Warranty for Its Viking Auto-Darkening Welding Helmet Portfolio

Lincoln Electric has expanded its standard warranty for all Viking Auto-Darkening Welding Helmets to an industry-leading five years. Effective for all Viking Auto-Darkening Welding Helmets manufactured as of Oct. 1, 2022, this improved standard warranty is a result of Lincoln Electric’s continuous dedication to offering high quality products that stand up to rigorous standard testing and certification procedures.

“We stand behind the durability and functionality of our Viking products, and we are proud to pass along the peace-of-mind to our customers with a top of line five-year warranty,” said Michael Clifford, Product Manager of Welding Gear and Tools, Lincoln Electric. “Our goal is to deliver proven welding protection you can count on, and that includes a hassle-free warranty that keeps welders under the hood with a welding helmet that delivers unmatched reliability.”

Viking Auto-Darkening Welding Helmets covered under the five-year standard warranty include:

  • VIKING FGS Series
  • VIKING 3350 ADV Series 
  • VIKING 3350 Series
  • VIKING 2450 ADV Series
  • VIKING 2450 Series
  • VIKING 1840 Series
  • VIKING 1740 Series

For more information about the VIKING Auto-Darkening Welding Helmets Series, visit