Waterjet Cutting

The waterjet cutting technology area has information on the machines and processes, but it doesn't stop there. It also covers abrasives, hoses, nozzles, and pumps.

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TECHNI Waterjet celebrates 25th anniversary

July 25, 2014

Waterjet cutting machine supplier TECHNI Waterjet™ marks its 25th year in business in 2014. Founded in 1989 by Darren Reukers and Glenn Langdon in Campbellfield, Victoria, Australia, the company began by providing robotic and automation systems to the automotive industry. The firm soon found a...

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Jet Edge names Jetstream Cutting Solutions as South Africa rep

July 15, 2014

St. Michael, Minn.-based Jet Edge Inc., a manufacturer of ultrahigh-pressure waterjets for cutting, coating removal, and surface preparation, has selected Jetstream Cutting Solutions CC of Johannesburg, South Africa, as its waterjet systems distributor for Southern Africa. Jetstream Cutting...

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Hypertherm announces changes to leadership team

July 10, 2014

Hanover, N.H.-based Hypertherm, a manufacturer of plasma, laser, and waterjet cutting systems, has announced two leadership changes. Aaron Brandt assumes the role of vice president of engineering, while Hidde van Hoeven becomes business team leader for mechanized plasma. Brandt oversees the...

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Diamond waterjet cutting head keeps jet stream aligned

July 9, 2014

The TRIDENT-2® diamond cutting head from Barton Intl. combines an integrated diamond design with a replaceable orifice. The precision-aligned cartridge technology helps ensure absolute alignment of the jet stream through all components of the cutting head, minimizing wear and directing maximum...

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Waterjet cutting system delivers up to 150 HP

July 2, 2014

Hypertherm offers the HyPrecision™ waterjet cutting system. The machine offers 15 to 150 HP. It comes with Advanced Intensifier Technology to help extend maintenance intervals, reduce maintenance time, and maximize performance, according to the manufacturer. The system is part of the...

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Waterjet cutting systems offered

July 1, 2014

Flow Intl. Corp. offers three Mach series waterjet cutting systems. The Mach 4c offers an expandable modular design and up to 48-in. length. The roller pinion system provides fast cutting with zero backlash. The Mach 3 combines motion control, high-pressure components, and pump into one compact...

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Direct-drive waterjet pump helps minimize downtime

June 25, 2014

Flow Intl. Corp. has introduced the HyPlex® Prime direct-drive, ultrahigh-pressure waterjet pump. Combining HyperJet® intensifier pump technology with direct-drive pump efficiency, the pump is designed to increase maintenance intervals over previous models. The pump has a maximum developed...

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Techni Waterjet, Wintriss Controls Group to be featured on “World’s Greatest!...” series

June 24, 2014

Techni Waterjet™, Lenexa, Kan., and Wintriss Controls Group, Acton, Mass., will be featured on the television show “World’s Greatest!...”. How2Media sent crews to film footage at Techni Waterjet’s Lenexa facility and at Impulse Mfg. of Dawsonville, Ga., a Wintriss customer. The...

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Hypertherm releases 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility report

June 20, 2014

Hypertherm, a manufacturer of plasma, laser, and waterjet cutting systems in Hanover, N.H., has released its annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report. The report, which measures the company’s progress against social and environmental goals, is available for download here. The...

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TECHNI Waterjet names Samzach Enterprises as distributor for Canada

May 20, 2014

TECHNI Waterjet™, Lenexa, Kan., has announced that Samzach Enterprises Ltd. is distributing the company’s 2-D and 3-D waterjet cutting machinery in Canada. Located in Burlington, Ont., Samzach Enterprises has been distributing and supporting machine tools in Canada for more than 30 years, and...

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WARDJet completes installation of large-scale waterjet

May 6, 2014

WARDJet, Tallmadge, Ohio, has completed installation of the giant, 72-ton GX-4816 waterjet cutting system at Greiner Industries in Mount Joy, Pa. The tank can hold 20,400 gal. of water. Cutting area is 50 by 16 ft., and overall footprint is 60 by 30 ft. The crossbeam features 5 ft. of Z travel...

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Hypertherm launches cutting blog

May 1, 2014

Hypertherm, a Hanover, N.H.-based manufacturer of plasma, laser, and waterjet cutting systems, has launched SPARK, a new blog designed to share best practices, answer questions, and help people overcome their cutting challenges. Content of the blog, available at www.hyperthermspark.com, is based on...

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Waterjet cutting machines feature updated linear-drive systems

April 30, 2014

OMAX® Corp. has introduced the next-generation MAXIEM® waterjet cutting machines. Now categorized as JetMachining® centers, the five models feature updated linear-drive systems, a Z-axis core with optional multiaxis cutting heads and a low ceiling height, fast cutting speed, streamlined...

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Hypertherm HyPrecision Waterjet Pumps

Hypertherm Inc.

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The most reliable and customer focused name in waterjets is now a member of the Hypertherm family of cutting solutions. AccuStream waterjet pumps are now Hypertherm HyPrecision™ waterjet pumps ranging in horsepower from 15 to 150.

Waterjet cuts 3-D parts from almost any material

April 15, 2014

Jet Edge’s Edge X-5 waterjet system employs an AquaVision Di controller to cut precise, taper-free parts from almost any material. The 5-axis system can cut 3-D parts such as impellers and bevels up to 50 degrees. With the motion system separated from the catcher tank, vibration is eliminated....

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