Plasma Cutting Products

Alone or assisted with water, plasma has proven itself to be one of the most efficient cutting processes for sheet, plate, tube, pipe, and profiles. Search this technology area for information on equipment, cutting tips, and gases.

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Plasma cutting power sources feature all-digital control circuitry - TheFabricator.com

Plasma cutting power sources feature all-digital control circuitry

September 5, 2013

ESAB Cutting Systems has introduced the EPP-202 and EPP-362, the next generation of Precision Plasmarc® power sources for the m3 Plasma™ system, a precision plasma system that combines plasma cutting and marking capabilities. The new units control the plasma current using all-digital...

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Plasma cutting nozzles feature composite tungsten inserts

September 3, 2013

Thermacut has expanded its line of Tungsten EX-® nozzles, which are suitable for use as replacement parts for Hypertherm®'s HPR 130/260®, MAX200®, and HT4400® plasma cutting systems. The nozzle has two parts: a traditional copper base and a composite tungsten insert. According to the...

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Pressure vessel machinery nearly eliminates layout time - TheFabricator.com

Pressure vessel machinery nearly eliminates layout time

August 12, 2013

HGG has introduced a line of pressure vessel cutting machinery with 3-D steel profile cutting capability that combines plasma and oxyfuel processes. According to the manufacturer, the machinery reduces grinding, fitting, and welding time while nearly eliminating layout time. The line includes...

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Plasma power sources eliminate secondary operations - TheFabricator.com

Plasma power sources eliminate secondary operations

July 16, 2013

Victor® Thermal Dynamics® has launched the Ultra-Cut® XT series of power sources for automated plasma cutting. Its cut quality enables parts to go directly from the cutting table to welding, painting, or assembly without secondary operations. The machine delivers ISO Class 3 or...

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Plasma system delivers low part taper - TheFabricator.com

Plasma system delivers low part taper

July 15, 2013

Burny Kaliburn, a Lincoln Electric company, has introduced the Spirit® II series plasma cutting and marking system. It features FineLine™ high-definition plasma cutting technology, achieving the least part taper over the life of an electrode, according to the manufacturer. Three...

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Plasma cutting, welding torches highlighted in manual

July 10, 2013

Thermacut has released a new detailed manual for distributors and independent repair centers. It covers ESAB®, Komatsu®, Hypertherm®, Miller®, Victor Thermal Dynamics®, Thermal Arc®, and Whitney® systems, as well as Thermacut RTS replacement torches for Chinese and Italian low-amp, manual...

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Replacement electrodes for plasma cutting use silver wrap design around hafnium

June 20, 2013

Thermacut offers Super-Life™ replacement electrodes for mechanized plasma cutting systems from Hypertherm®, ESAB®, Victor-Thermal Dynamics, and Whitney®. The patented electrodes use a silver wrap design around the hafnium within the electrode. This helps improve cooling for longer electrode...

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Manual plasma cutting inverter employs sinusoidal power consumption - TheFabricator.com

Manual plasma cutting inverter employs sinusoidal power consumption

June 13, 2013

Kjellberg Finsterwalde offers the CUTi 35 manual plasma cutting inverter for cutting electrically conductive materials such as mild steel, stainless steel, aluminum, and copper up to 0.47 in. thick. Featuring sinusoidal power consumption with power factor correction (PFC), the unit draws maximum...

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Cutting systems deliver oxyfuel, plasma processes - TheFabricator.com

Cutting systems deliver oxyfuel, plasma processes

June 6, 2013

The VCS line of machines from Voortman Cutting Systems combines the oxyfuel and plasma cutting processes for such tasks as multitorch gas cutting, straight plasma cutting, bevel plasma cutting, marking, and combinations of these tasks. They can process steel, stainless steel, and aluminum. The...

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Oil-free liquid prevents slag buildup - TheFabricator.com

Oil-free liquid prevents slag buildup

May 22, 2013

Tower Oil & Technology Co. offers Kleneslat-RP. The synthetic, oil-free, nonflammable, nontoxic liquid prevents hot slag and splatter from sticking to support slats and workpieces during laser, plasma, or flame cutting operations. When sprayed or painted lightly onto laser slats and areas...

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Cascading-arc plasma spray gun heats feedstock particles uniformly - TheFabricator.com

Cascading-arc plasma spray gun heats feedstock particles uniformly

May 2, 2013

Sulzer Metco has released the SinplexPro single-cathode plasma spray gun. Its cascading arc technology eliminates the interdependence of the plasma arc with processing gases and flows, resulting in a plasma jet that heats feedstock particles uniformly. According to the company, spray testing...

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Dual-beam design gives gantry cutting machine strength, narrow footprint

April 23, 2013

Messer Cutting Systems has introduced the TMC4500 DB heavy-duty gantry cutting machine. Its dual box-beam construction is supported by 10-ft. end trucks for stability and to support the company's largest cutting tools for precision beveling and straight plasma cutting, laser cutting, oxyfuel...

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Consumables designed for plasma torches

April 11, 2013

Hypertherm has introduced Centricut brand 280-amp consumables for PerCut 210M and 450M torches found on all new and upgraded Kjellberg HiFocus systems. SilverLine technology features a hybrid copper/silver weld joint. Cooling features reduce the operating temperature of the electrode, maximizing...

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CNC profile cutting machine supports plasma, oxyfuel processes

February 28, 2013

Retro Systems has launched the Mega Hornet 1000 floor-mounted rail cutting machine. It is the third model in the series of machines equipped with multiple tool carriages supporting the plasma and oxyfuel cutting processes. Constructed from a welded and stress-relieved gantry beam and fabricated...

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Silver replacement electrodes help improve electrical conductivity

February 26, 2013

Thermacut's Silver-Pro electrodes combine a copper electrode body and a solid silver insert. The insert helps improve the conductivity of electricity and dissipates the heat of the plasma arc efficiently to help extend electrode life, the manufacturer reports. The electrodes are available for the...

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