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Hypertherm, Inc. - X-Definition® for structural and 3d tube cutting

Structural and 3D tube cutting presents many challenges like producing holes that meet AISC specs for structural steel building surface roughness. Hypertherm’s X-Definition plasma delivers bolt quality holes on mild steel with a diameter to thickness ratio of 2:1 to 1:1. Plasma easily meets AISC structural steel building surface roughness specis for thermally cut holes. Learn more... (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - How new X-Definition™ plasma compares to laser

Read this article to see the ISO difference in cut quality on mild steel over time using X-Definition plasma and how it compares to laser. (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - X-Definition™ XPR170™

The new XPR170™ joins the XPR300™ as the latest system in the XPR™ plasma product line. Delivering next generation X-Definition™ processes from very thin up to mid-range thicknesses, the XPR170™ expands plasma capabilities and opportunities in ways never before possible. (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - Harness the power of the future with X-Definition™

In many applications, X-Definition plasma achieves results rivaling laser at an investment cost that beats it. So, if you’re thinking laser for high demand projects like wind towers, think twice. This series of articles explains when and why plasma is the better alternative.

  • Are you leaving money on the table?
  • X-Definition cut quality compared to laser....
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Hypertherm, Inc. - XPR300™ technology advancements

Hypertherm engineers developed these seven technologies that, when combined, create X-Definition:

  • HyFlow vortex or vented nozzle technology
  • Vented Water Injection (VWI)
  • Vent-to-shield
  • Plasma dampening
  • Cool nozzle™
  • Advanced arc stability
  • Arc Response Technology™

In addition to automatic system mon... (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - New features available for ProNest® software

Hypertherm’s ProNest® advanced CAD/CAM nesting software for plasma, laser, waterjet and oxyfuel automated cutting contains numerous enhancements designed to enable customers to achieve more. New features include dynamic align, 3D CAD part bevel detection, and output for multiple machines. (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - Unique FlushCut™ consumables for 45 amp cutting

Hypertherm introduces the availability of FlushCut™ consumables for more Powermax® plasma systems. These consumables are designed to work at 45 amps on Powermax45 XP, 65, 85, and 105 systems. In addition, owners of the original Powermax45 can use the consumables provided they upgrade to a Hypertherm Duramax® series torch. (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - Significantly better hole quality with True Hole®

As part of Hypertherm's SureCut™ technology, our patented True Hole® technology for mild steel produces significantly better hole quality than what has been previously possible using plasma. It is exclusively available for use in conjunction with Hypertherm's HPRXD® auto gas plasma systems including the new XPR300™ system. (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - Automated cutting processes

Automated cutting—whether plasma, laser, waterjet, punch, or something else - encompasses many different cutting processes in which the cutting tool is moved using mechanical means. This can include cutting on a XY table, or the use of other mechanical means such as pipe cutters or robots. Learn more about the various automated cutting processes. (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - Torch and consumable guides

Hypertherm manufactures a lot of different torches and consumables. Not just because we think it’s fun to make lots of stuff, but because we know all jobs are different. You can’t just apply a one torch (or consumable) solution to every single job out there.

Someone needing to cut up a 2″ thick skeleton is going to need a different torch than someone needing to c... (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - New Design2Fab® 6 for sheet metal layouts

New Design2Fab® 6 is a major update of Hypertherm CAM’s popular sheet metal layout software for HVAC duct, mechanical, kitchen, industrial roofing, and other specialty fitting layouts.

This new version features an entirely new interface and powerful tools like an advanced modeling engine for its 3D geometric renderings, better graphics, fluid movement, and real-time upda... (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - Powermax30 AIR - Handheld Plasma Cutting System

The small size and light weight of the Powermax30® AIR plasma cutting system with internal compressor, make it a highly portable system enabling metal cutting just about anywhere there is single phase power. Simply plug it in, attach the work clamp and you are ready to cut. The internal compressor eliminates the need for an external air compressor and filter to operate the plasma sys... (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - Choosing a CAD/CAM nesting software

What to consider when choosing a CAD/CAM nesting software solution (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - HyAccess consumables for Air Plasma Systems

If you're having a difficult time cutting channels or beams with deep grooves, cutting or gouging inside an engine compartment or inside a wheel well, or gouging welds in oddly shaped pieces, you may need HyAccess extended reach consumables. (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - Powermax Torch Line-Up includes 4' Long Torch

The Powermax air plasma torch offerings include “long” torches for extended reach cutting and a number of robotic applications.

The long torches, designed for hand-held cutting, come in two different lengths—2 and 4 feet—and two different torch head angles—45 and 90 degrees. The torches are ideal for scrapping, skeleton cutting, overhead cutting and m... (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - NEW Powermax45 XP - cut, gouge and mark

Meet the newest member of our best-selling line of Powermax® portable plasma systems. The Powermax45® XP delivers increased cut capacity – up to 16 mm (5/8”) metal – as well as faster cut speeds, and automatic gas adjustment for quick, simple setup and operation. New Duramax® Lock torches support handheld and mechanized cutting of a wider range of metal thic... (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - Hypertherm Powermax Plasma System

Here’s a question we get a lot…why should I buy a Hypertherm Powermax instead of a (sometimes much) less expensive competitive air plasma system? It’s a good question and, as consumers, we often ask the same question when shopping. After all, no one wants to waste hard earned money.

There are a number of reasons why Hypertherm Powermax systems can cost more... (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - HyPerformance Plasma Cutting System

HyPerformance plasma cutting systems cut fine-feature parts with superior quality and consistency - eliminating cost of secondary operations. With over ten thousand systems in use worldwide, it is clear that HyPerformance Plasma is the system of choice for customers that demand performance they can count on. (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - HyPrecision™ Waterjet Pumps

Hypertherm brings nearly 50 years of cutting innovation to the world of waterjet through its acquisition of Accustream - the company that set the bar for reliability and customer service. Now introducing HyPrecision Waterjet Pumps, ranging in horsepower from 15 to 150. (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - Deciphering air plasma system ratings

By system ratings, we don’t mean the number of stars given to our product, but rather the cut capacity ratings Hypertherm has for its systems. If we say “System X has a recommended cut capacity of X inches,” what do we mean? The word “recommended” seems to throw people off, but really all it means […] Read more (read more)

Hypertherm, Inc. - MAXPRO200 LongLife air and oxygen plasma cutter

The MAXPRO200 plasma cutting system achieves impressive cut speeds, consistent cut quality and exceptional consumable life with air or oxygen plasma gas.

  • Optimized cutting parameters are automatically set and controlled in one step.
  • Heavy-duty, high capacity mechanized and handheld cutting and gouging, the MAXPRO200 delivers reliable performance across a wide...
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Hypertherm, Inc. - Centricut brand consumables for ESAB and Kaliburn

Hypertherm's Centricut brand of plasma consumables designed for use with ESAB or Kaliburn systems offers patented SilverLine and CoolFlow technologies that dramatically boost consumable life and improve cut quality in a wide range of plasma applications. Centricut plasma consumables are engineered using Hypertherm technology and manufactured with Hypertherm precision and consistency. (read more)

News articles and press releases for Hypertherm, Inc.:

02/07/2019

Hypertherm, manufacturer of industrial cutting systems and software, is introducing three new torch sleeves for XPR™ plasma cutting torches and lead sets.

01/30/2019

Hypertherm is now accepting applications for its Spark Something Great educational grant program. This year, in response to demand and school need, Hypertherm is expanding the program to 12 schools in the United States and Canada.

11/06/2018

Hypertherm, a U.S. based manufacturer of industrial cutting systems and software, today announced a minor version update of Rotary Tube Pro™, software that makes it easier to design and cut tube and pipe parts with no 3D CAD experience required.

10/30/2018

Hypertherm, a U.S. based manufacturer of industrial cutting systems and software, today announced the formation of Hypertherm Ventures, a new corporate venture capital (CVC) arm, to foster greater interaction with the technology venture community.

10/23/2018

Hypertherm introduces the XPR170™ and the industry’s first predictive maintenance waterjet pumps, called HyPrecision™ Predictive

11/07/2017

Hypertherm announces the release of Design2Fab® 6, a major update of its popular sheet metal layout software for HVAC duct, mechanical, kitchen, industrial roofing, and other specialty fitting layouts.

10/09/2017

These new FlushCut consumables are designed to work at 45 amps on Powermax45 XP, 65, 85, and 105 systems. Plus, owners of the original Powermax45 can use the consumables provided they upgrade to a Hypertherm Duramax® series torch.

10/02/2017

Now Powermax45® owners can now upgrade to a Duramax® series torch. In replacing the T45 torch originally sold with the Powermax45, owners can enjoy longer consumable life, better cut quality, and more torch and consumable options.

03/06/2017

Hypertherm announces its most significant advance in mechanized plasma cutting ever with the introduction of an entirely new class of plasma called X-Definition™. This new plasma is available now in a 300 amp plasma system called the XPR300™.

01/18/2017

Hypertherm announces the release of FlushCut™ consumables for Powermax105 and 125 systems. The consumables provide users with the ability to cut closer to base materials than ever before.

11/07/2016

Hypertherm today announced the release of Rotary Tube Pro™, software that makes it easier to design and cut tube and pipe parts with no 3D CAD experience required.

09/15/2016

Hypertherm is introducing a lower-amp SilverPlus® electrode. This new electrode, for its HyPerformance® family of plasma cutting systems, is designed for cutting at 80 amps.

03/29/2013

Hypertherm’s Centricut brand today announced the release of new consumables for PerCut 210M and 450M torches found on all new and upgraded Kjellberg HiFocus systems.