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Hypertherm designs and manufactures advanced cutting products for use in a variety of industries such as shipbuilding, manufacturing, and automotive repair. Its product line includes plasma, laser and waterjet cutting systems, in addition to CNC motion and height controls, CAM nesting software, robotic software, and consumables. Hypertherm systems are trusted for performance and reliability that result in increased productivity and profitability for hundreds of thousands of businesses. The New Hampshire based company’s reputation for cutting innovation dates back nearly 50 years to 1968, with Hypertherm’s invention of water injection plasma cutting. The 100 percent associate owned company, consistently named one of the best places to work in America, has more than 1,400 associates along with operations and partner representation worldwide.

Hypertherm’s product lines include:

Hypertherm, Inc.XPR plasma – the new XPR300™ represents the most significant advance in mechanized plasma cutting technology, ever. This next generation system redefines what plasma can do by expanding its capabilities and opportunities in ways never before possible. With unmatched X-Definition™ cut quality on mild steel, stainless steel and aluminum, the new XPR300 increases cut speed, dramatically improves productivity and slashes operating costs by over 50%. New ease-of-use features and engineered system optimization make the XPR300 easier to run with minimal operator intervention, while also ensuring optimal performance and unmatched reliability.

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HyPerformance Plasma delivering HyDefinition® cut quality with greater consistency, faster cut speeds, longer consumable life and half the operating cost of competing technologies.

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CAM nesting and process optimization software for CNC sheet and plate cutting applications, including plasma, laser, waterjet, oxyfuel, combination punch, drill/tap/spindle, and turret punch.

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A broad array of CNC and torch height control products that provide application flexibility across the product range without adding complexity.

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Torches and consumables that deliver superior cut performance, while sufficiently cooling the consumables to provide you with the longest-lasting consumables available.

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Powermax line of products that will help you get your cutting and gouging jobs done faster, easier, more reliably and at lower cost.

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Centricut brand of consumables for non-Hypertherm mechanized plasma and CO2 laser systems deliver superior performance at the lowest overall cost.

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HyPerformance Waterjet pumps offering 20% lower total cost of ownership and Advanced Intensifier Technology (AIT) that delivers optimum cut quality, ease of service and less routine maintenance.

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Accustream advanced technology consumables and replacement parts for any waterjet.

Hypertherm plasma and fiber laser systems are effective tools for a wide variety of cutting and gouging applications on all types of electrically conductive metal.

  • Mechanized plasma cutting

  • Handheld plasma cutting

  • Waterjet cutting

  • CNCs and THCs for metal cutting

  • Fiber Laser Cutting

  • Hole Cutting

  • Beveling

  • Gouging

  • Robotic cutting

  • Nesting software

Hypertherm remains focused on improving cut quality, extending service life, enhancing productivity, and lowering operating costs. In fact, the company dedicates more resources to metal cutting research, development, and testing than any other metal cutting system manufacturer in the world.

Key Company Facts

  • Founded in 1968

  • Headquartered: Hanover, New Hampshire

  • Number of associates: More than 1,400 worldwide

  • Countries where Hypertherm products are sold: 93

  • Number of patents: 120

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Technical Articles

10 Common Plasma Arc Cutting Mistakes (Metal Cutting Machines) A good operator with well-maintained plasma arc cutting (PAC) equipment can save a shop hours of downtime and thousands of dollars in operating expenses. These savings will result in greater profits... (View Full Article)
A New Class of Plasma (Metal Cutting Machines) Jonathan Egan of Lyman-Morse boat builders relates why he chose an XPR300 with X-definition cutting over a waterjet solution for speed, flexibility and accuracy. Find out why. (View Full Article)