FAQ

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What is a waterjet?
Waterjet is used to describe equipment that uses a high pressure stream of water for cutting purposes. Abrasive Waterjet is a waterjet in which abrasive i...
Sat, 7 Mar, 2015 at 6:59 PM
How do waterjets work?
Take ordinary tap water and pressurize it to 60,000/55,000 psi (4,000 bar) and force it through a very small hole. Mix the water with garnet abrasive and ...
Sat, 7 Mar, 2015 at 7:04 PM
What can waterjets cut? What can't they cut?
Waterjets can cut just about any material that can be made into a sheet and placed in front of them. The most popular materials are metals (especially alu...
Sat, 7 Mar, 2015 at 7:14 PM
Where waterjets are used ?
Waterjet machines are not specialty machines for niche applications. They are general purpose tools that are useful in any machine shop. Following is is a ...
Sun, 8 Mar, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Waterjet vs. abrasivejet nozzles
There is a difference between a pure waterjet nozzle and an abrasivejet nozzle. With the abrasivejet nozzle, an opening in the side of the nozzle al...
Sun, 8 Mar, 2015 at 3:26 PM
A&V Waterjet Manufacturing Facility
Mon, 6 Apr, 2015 at 10:54 PM
Which nozzle is best for my material?
  Water Jet Nozzle AbrasiveJet Nozzle Soft rubber Hardened tool steel Plastic Foam Titanium Nylon Extremely thin stuff like Foil Aluminum Graph...
Sun, 8 Mar, 2015 at 3:29 PM
What goes into a waterjet?
Although every waterjet model is different, there are certain standard features that will be present in all waterjets in one form or another.   Contr...
Sun, 8 Mar, 2015 at 3:35 PM
Waterjet operating costs
Waterjet operating costs A ball park figure for a generic machine would be roughly $25 to $30 per hour plus whatever you pay your emp...
Sun, 8 Mar, 2015 at 3:41 PM
Cutting Speed Reference
Sun, 8 Mar, 2015 at 5:23 PM