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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WarrenTech High School expands curriculum to include abrasive waterjet technology

May 22, 2015

WarrenTech High School, Lakewood, Colo., has added an OMAX Corp. MAXIEM® 1515 JetMachining® center to its suite of machines used by students in its precision machining technology program. The machine features an Intelli-TRAX™ linear drive system, a Z-axis core with optional multiaxis cutting...

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Smalley donates abrasive waterjet machining center to local college

May 13, 2015

Smalley Steel Ring Co., a manufacturer of retaining rings and wave springs, has donated an OMAX 2652 abrasive waterjet machining center to the College of Lake County (CLC) in Grayslake, Ill. The midsize, cantilevered machine, which is the college’s first waterjet unit, has a table size of 5...

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Two tanks for waterjet productivity

April 29, 2015

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A dual-tank waterjet system made for a metal fabricator is now a product offering for all fabricators interested in boosting waterjet productivity.

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Jet Edge receives second Manufacturing Excellence Award

April 13, 2015

Waterjet systems manufacturer Jet Edge Inc., St. Michael, Minn., has received its second I-94 West Chamber of Commerce Manufacturing Excellence Award. The award recognizes businesses and organizations in the manufacturing and industrial services sectors that achieve excellence in service and...

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Aquablast adds Jet Edge precision waterjets to product line

April 2, 2015

St. Michael, Minn.-based Jet Edge Inc., a manufacturer of precision and mobile ultrahigh-pressure waterjet systems, has announced that its longtime U.K. mobile waterjet dealer Aquablast Ltd. has added Jet Edge precision waterjets to its product line. Based in Beccles, Suffolk, with service...

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Jet Edge to install waterjet system at Jacquet West

March 27, 2015

Jet Edge Inc., St. Michael, Minn., has announced that it will install a waterjet cutting system at the Jacquet West metal processing facility in Carson, Calif. The midrail gantry system is Jacquet’s 12th Jet Edge waterjet nationwide and second at this facility. The system features a 12- by...

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Flow Intl. names senior VP of engineering

March 24, 2015

Flow Intl. Corp., Kent, Wash., a developer and manufacturer of industrial waterjet machines for cutting applications, has appointed David Crewe as senior vice president of engineering. He reports to David Savage, president and CEO of Waterjet Holdings, a privately owned corporation with a portfolio...

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30-HP waterjet intensifier pump draws half the amperage of a 50-HP pump

March 17, 2015

Jet Edge Inc. has introduced the iP60-30, a 60,000-PSI, 30-HP hydraulic waterjet intensifier pump. Designed for waterjet shops with limited power, the unit draws 37 full-load amps at 460 VAC or 74 full-load amps at 230 VAC. It can produce 0.6 GPM of ultrahigh-pressure water at a continuous...

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Jet Edge names Hasmak as dealer for Turkey

March 12, 2015

Jet Edge Inc., a manufacturer of ultrahigh-pressure waterjets in St. Michael, Minn., has selected Hasmak as its waterjet systems dealer for Turkey. Based in Istanbul, the company also has offices in Adana and Mersen. Its three major divisions are Hasmak Representation, Hasmak Trading, and...

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Flow Intl. launches blog on waterjet technology

March 2, 2015

Kent, Wash.-based Flow Intl. Corp., a developer and manufacturer of industrial waterjet machines for cutting and cleaning applications, has released a new blog, FlowBlog, at www.flowwaterjetblog.com. The blog focuses on educating people on all aspects of waterjets: how they work, what they can do,...

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Waterjet cuts 3-D parts, bevels up to 50 degrees

February 27, 2015

Jet Edge Inc. offers the EDGE X-5® 5-axis waterjet for cutting taper-free parts from almost any material. The system can cut 3-D parts such as impellers and bevels up to 50 degrees. The motion system is separated from the catcher tank, eliminating vibration to help ensure part quality. The...

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Waterjet system suitable for metal service centers, job shops

February 23, 2015

OMAX® Corp. offers the MAXIEM®1515 JetMachining® center. It is suitable for use in fabrication shops, metal service centers, trade schools, and job shops. With cutting travels from 2.6 by 2.6 in. to 53.5 by 13.5 in., the machine cuts components from a variety of materials. The waterjet...

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Knuth opens showroom for laser, plasma, and waterjet

January 29, 2015

Knuth Machine Tools USA, a manufacturer and supplier of metalworking machinery in Lincolnshire, Ill., has unveiled a showroom that features laser, plasma, and waterjet cutting technologies. Customers can come to the company with a part that needs to be cut, and an application engineer will...

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MAXIEM JetMachining Centers, designed and built by OMAX, provide speed and Efficiency for an affordable, versatile abrasive water jet solution. For more information visit our website: www.omax.com

Dual-tank waterjet cutter allows continuous operation

January 7, 2015

TECHNI Waterjet® has developed a new dual-tank waterjet cutting machine for high-production applications. The I713 5-axis waterjet cutting machine is equipped with the company’s Quantum® NXT55D electric servo pump (ESP). The dual station allows for continuous operation, as one station can...

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