My previous experience with plasma cutting happened 30 years ago and was so awful that I never wanted to use one again. I vowed then and there to never use plasma again. Then I used one of the new units from Hypertherm.
Buying a CNC plasma cutting machine is not as easy as running down to the hardware store and picking one up. Take time to answer these questions to make your buying decision easier and save you considerable time and expense.
The switch to plasma wasn’t exactly planned, but more welders are now realizing the benefits of gouging with plasma.
explains how many shops are changing the roles of their programmers and the operators by switching to integrated CNC plasma cutting systems that draw more expertise from the CAM database to achieve cut consistency, increased productivity and lower cutting costs.
As the next natural progression in the evolution of mechanized plasma cutting,
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Users of plasma, laser, and waterjet cutting systems from Hypertherm can show what they’re making in 30 to 60 second clips in exchange for gifts and prizes.
ESAB Welding & Cutting Products has added an enhanced distributor locator to its North American websites.
Victor's move showcases commitment to plasma cutting technology innovation and the firm's branded plasma cutting systems.
Available at a fraction of the cost of a standard saddle and elbow cutter, the PCC-1 Pipe Coupon Cutting Machine from Bug-O is ideal for cutting pipe to a desired length or for beveling the edge of a pipe for weld prep.
The Victor PAK 200i system from ESAB has accidental tip-to-work piece contact so that the current will fold back to 35 amps to ensure that the tip is not damaged, dramatically extending tip life.
These advanced wire feeders from ESAB are ideal for ship/barge, off-shore and construction applications where operators change welding parameters, use hotter settings for welding in the flat position and cooler settings for welding vertical up.