United Rentals, Hertz Equipment Rental and The Home Depot rent welding machines. United Rentals and Hertz rent machines of various sizes, including towed units, as well as welding accessories. Various welding machines for rent work with arc, stick, TIG, MIG and flux-cored outputs. All of the rental companies also rent dual use generator-welding machines.
United Rentals rents welders with an output range from 150 to 700 amps. Rental prices depend upon the length of rental and other factors, with the final cost determined upon return of the equipment. Welding accessories for rent include cylinder carts and smoke/fume extractors.
Hertz Equipment Rental rents machines with an output range from 170 to 600 amps. The company rents units that run on electricity, gas and diesel. Rentals are per day and costs depend on the length of rental, as well as add-ons such as damage waiver insurance and delivery service. Hertz typically rents Miller and Lincoln welders, although selection and availability vary from location to location.
The Home Depot rents welders in increments of four hours, per day, per week or for four weeks. Rental requires a security deposit. Welder type, price and availability vary from store to store. The Home Depot rents general purpose arc welders with a wide output range.