Learn how precision water jet cutting technology can help increase your productivity, reduce costs and bring in new types of business during Jet Edge’s “Water Jet 101 – Benefits and Capabilities of Precision Waterjet Cutting” presentation, 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 19, at the 2010 WJTA-IMCA Expo in Houston. The WJTA-IMCA Expo runs Aug. 17-19 at the George R. Brown Convention Center.
During Jet Edge’s Waterjet 101 presentation, Jet Edge will provide an overview of the waterjet cutting system, and will discuss the numerous benefits of waterjet cutting, including its ability to cut virtually any material, eliminate secondary finishing operations and reduce part machining time. The water jet manufacturer also will discuss the benefits of waterjet cutting technology versus other cutting technologies, including laser, plasma and wire EDM. Its comparison will address cutting capabilities, capital investment costs and operating costs.
Following Jet Edge’s presentation, participants can view live water jet cutting demonstrations on Jet Edge’s Mid Rail Gantry waterjet system in Booth 637. The Mid Rail Gantry water jet cutting machine is capable of cutting virtually any material. It is available in 5’x5’, 8’x5’, and 21’x5’, 8’X13’ and 21’X13’ and 5’x13’ work envelopes.