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Water Jet Cutter

Water Jet Cutter

A water jet cutter is a machine which uses pressures water to shoot garnet to cut 2D profiles out of metals, composites, woods or plasics. 

 

A water jet cutter is a machine which uses pressures water to shoot garnet to cut 2D profiles out of metals, composites, woods or plasics. 

 

Suitable Materials

  • Acrylic
  • Aluminium
  • Brass
  • Carbon FIber
  • Copper
  • Exterior Plywood
  • Fiberglass
  • Metal
  • Mild Steel
  • Plastic
  • Thermoplastics
  • Wood

Process

  • Cutting

Machine Locations

Makerspace Facility Make Model Work area Number of machines
Engineering Makerspaces James N. Kirby Makerspace OMAX ProtoMAX 300mm x 300mm 1
MCIC MCIC Makerspace OMAX ProtoMAX 300mm x 300mm 1