Often neglected in the push to get more parts of higher quality off the cutting table per shift are the very components that generate the high temperature plasma cutting arc. Up to 40 percent of the torch consumable parts that are typically scrapped can often be re-used with excellent cut quality.
The SGX automated plasma and oxy-fuel cutting machine is ideal for the small fabricator needing to cut high volumes of mild steel parts with a minimal investment in capital and floor space.
By following these simple guidelines, using the right machine for your application and mastering some tricks of the trade, you should see increased precision and quality in your plasma cutting process.
What if you could get real time orchestration between the power source, the accessories connected to it and all of the other key elements of your cutting system?
Evolving from a rough and cranky process to a reliable and productive technology, high-density plasma cutting has become a metal fabricating success story.
Ten schools will be awarded new Powermax45 XP plasma cutting and gouging systems, along with full plasma cutting curriculum kits.
Their associates get an additional eight hours of paid time off each year to volunteer in community activities.
All seven of their New Hampshire manufacturing locations are now designated Voluntary Protection Program Star worksites by OSHA.
From 3D profiling to beam coping, the new Robotic Profile Cutting Line RPC 2.0 from HGG is ideal for cutting I/H beams and square/rectangular tubing profiles used in offshore or steel construction applications.
FlushCut consumables from Hypertherm for Powermax105 and Powermax 125 air plasma systems allow users to more easily remove lugs, temporary weld supports, and pad eyes without damaging the base material holding the piece in place.
Take a closer look at some of the metal forming and fabrication technologies that will be exhibited November 16-18 on the show floor in Las Vegas.