No matter who you are or what type of job you're doing, safety should be your number one priority when it comes to welding. With safety being so important, choosing the right welding helmet can be a tedious job. Luckily Lincoln Electric is known for its high-quality and long-lasting products. Besides a couple of flaws, the Viking 1840 has exceeded my expectations, especially for a welding helmet under $200. In this review, I'll go over what makes the Lincoln Viking 1840 welding helmet so great, so you can decide if its right for you.