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Custom Application or Custom Configuration – What's the Difference?

When purchasing a water jet cutting system, there are many factors to consider. Most buyers focus on the obvious factors when making a decision, including budget, footprint, capability, and system compatibility. While these are certainly ...

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How to Choose the Right Nozzle Orifice Combo for Your Water Jet Machine

If you’ve purchased a water jet machine, you’ve invested pretty heavily into water jet or abrasive systems and you want to get the most out of your machine. However, before you get started, invest some of your time into doing some research around ...

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How Does Your Water Quality Impact Your Water Jet Cutting?

If you’re currently using water jet cutting at your facility, then you know how important your cutting system is to your everyday operations. However, you may not be aware of just how important water quality is to the overall operation of your ...

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Do I Need a High Rail Water Jet Cutting System? What are the Advantages?

When you think about water jet cutting systems, you probably have a picture in your head of a standard-height cross-beam gantry cutting system. After all, it’s the most common type of cutting system found across a variety of industries provided ...

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How to Choose the Right Garnet Abrasive for Your Waterjet Cutting

Various types and sizes of garnet are available for abrasive cutting applications. When the right size and type is introduced into the high pressure waterjet stream, they balance the aggressiveness of the cut with the cut finish. However, when it ...

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The Advantages of 5-Axis Waterjet Cutting Machines

The water jet cutting industry has gone through many technological changes over its existence enabling more products and industry applications. For a long time, 3-axis cutting was the industry standard and capability of most water jet cutting ...

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What Windows 7 End of Life (EOL) Means for Your Water Jet Cutting System

When people think of water jet cutting systems, they rarely think much of the software that runs them – and even less so of the operating system that software is running on. However, this software is critical not only to the safe operation of ...

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9 Easy Steps to Prevent Water Jet Abrasive Clogs

If you’re in an industry using water jet cutting machines you know how important proper machine maintenance is. You know that up-time is crucial to productivity and profitability and how devastating downtime can be. This is especially true with ...

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How to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of a Water Jet Cutting System

There’s no getting around it, operating a water jet cutting system requires a large amount of water. If you’re using an abrasive water jet system, you’re mixing water and abrasive – a process that produces a wastewater by-product. Disposal of ...

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What Factors into the Price of a Water Jet Cutting System?

If you’re in the market for a new or used water jet cutting system, then we don’t have to tell you how expensive these machines are. Water jet cutting systems are complex machines with high powered pumps, automated cutting heads, lots of moving ...

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