Which Positioner Is Right For You?

Explore our positioning solutions for various applications and techniques.

Annex Custom Z-Axis HSTS and XYZ Gantry Positioners

Positioning Solutions

Made To Raise Productivity

Identifying the right positioning equipment to handle weldments and assemblies can determine how much faster, better and safely you can weld and manufacture a quality part.

Depending on the application and process, part size, weight and complexity, there are many options manufacturers have to consider.

At Lincoln Electric, we provide a range of positioners with payload capacities ranging from 250 to 140,000 kg and up. Our capabilities include manual and pre-programmable positioners, to fully automated and highly synchronized positioning systems to help manufacturers meet challenging production requirements.


The Value of Lincoln Electric Positioners


  • All equipment fabricated in-house at our centralized production facility 

  • Large inventory of products 

  • Industry-leading delivery times 

  • Solutions for moving parts into ideal position for improved accuracy, consistency and profitability

  • Prioritizes workplace safety 

  • Durable and built to last

Industries Served

Manufacturers across multiple industries needing to weld large, bulky or complicated parts rely on our positioners to improve efficiency and reduce waste caused by unnecessary rewelding. Some popular industries that have benefitted from the addition of a Lincoln Electric positioner include:

  • Agriculture

  • Automotive

  • Construction

  • Heavy Fabrication

  • Transportation

  • And More!

Annex Arc Welding RTU and Custom Skyhook Positioners

Robotic Positioners

ANNEX™ Robotic Positioners

Adaptable to a wide range of processes including welding, laser, material handling, grinding, and cutting, the Lincoln Electric Automation™ ANNEX™ robotic positioners provide customers with an unparalleled user-friendly experience for all of their robotic positioning needs. Customers can use the positioner either robotically or servo-controlled.

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hydraulic positioners

Power Lift Hydraulic Positioners

Big assemblies can present big challenges. Tackle them all with Lincoln Electric’s Power Lift® hydraulic positioners that help improve operator safety, reduce missed welds, and increase overall productivity.

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1,500 lb. Positioner


Lincoln Electric Mechanized Positioners

Mechanized positioners are tools with heavy-duty integral tilt gear that combine with manipulators to create efficient welding cells.

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