Water Jet Cutter

A water jet cutter, also known as a water jet or waterjet, is an industrial tool capable of cutting a wide variety of materials using a very high-pressure jet of water, or a mixture of water and an abrasive substance. The term abrasivejet refers specifically to the use of a mixture of water and abrasive to cut hard materials such as metal or granite, while the terms pure waterjet and water-only cutting refer to waterjet cutting without the use of added abrasives, often used for softer materials such as wood or rubber.Waterjet cutting is often used during fabrication of machine parts.
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    … to stay between four and six months, during which they can learn how to use every tool in the shop. Newcomers may be intimated by the 50,000-psi water jet, which can cut through slabs of solid steel plate without breaking a sweat, and the 400-watt laser cutter that makes quick work of inch-thick plywood. But Weinstein promises the learning curve…

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