Author Archives: APW WATERJET

Process Monitoring of Abrasive Waterjet Formation

Process Monitoring of Abrasive Waterjet Formation M. Putza,b, M. Dittricha*, M. Dixa aTechnische Universität Chemnitz, Institute for Machine Tools and Production Processes (IWP), Reichenhainer Str. 70, 09126 Chemnitz, Germany. bFraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU, Reichenhainer Str. 88, 09126 Chemnitz, Germany. * Corresponding author. Tel.: +49-(0)371-531-32631; fax: +49-(0)371-531-832631. E-mail address: markus.dittrich@mb.tu-chemnitz.de   […]

FACTORS INFLUENCING HYDROEROSION SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY

FACTORS INFLUENCING HYDROEROSION SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY Ján KMEC, Technical University of Košice, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Mäsiarska 74, 040 01 Košice, Slovakia, jan.kmec@tuke.sk Ľuba BIČEJOVÁ, Technical University of Košice, Faculty of Manufacturing Technologies, Štúrova 31, 080 01 Prešov, Slovakia, luba.bicejova@tuke.sk ABSTRACT: Waterjet cutting technology represents modern approach to the shape cutting and variety of materials separation […]

The Prediction and Optimization of the Effects of Abrasive Waterjet Cutting Parameters On Kerf

5th International Science Congress & Exhibition APMAS2015, Lykia, Oludeniz, April 16–19, 2015 The Prediction and Optimization of the Effects of Abrasive Waterjet Cutting Parameters On Kerf M. Aya* and I. Ayb aMarmara University, Faculty of Technology, Department of Mechanical Engineering 34722 Istanbul, Turkey bMarmara University, Institute of Pure and Applied Sciences, 34722 Istanbul, Turkey In […]

MONITORING OF FOCUSING TUBE WEAR DURING ABRASIVE WATERJET (AWJ) CUTTING OF AISI 309

P. HREHA, A. RADVANSKÁ, J. CÁRACH, D. LEHOCKÁ, K.MONKOVÁ, G. KROLCZYK, A. RUGGIERO, I. SAMARDZIĆ, D. KOZAK, S. HLOCH MONITORING OF FOCUSING TUBE WEAR DURING ABRASIVE WATERJET (AWJ) CUTTING OF AISI 309 Received – Primljeno: 2014-01-07 Accepted – Prihvaćeno: 2014-05-20 Original Scientific Paper – Izvorni znanstveni rad The paper deals with the investigating the possibility of […]

Effect of Cutting Parameters on Vertical Force in AWJ Cutting

Effect of Cutting Parameters on Vertical Force in AWJ Cutting A. I. Hassan1* and R. Kovacevic** *Benha University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Benha, Egypt1 **Southern Methodist University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Research Center for Advanced Manufacturing (RCAM), 3101 Dyer St., Dallas, Texas 75275-03372, USA ABSTRACT In abrasive waterjet (AWJ) cutting, the vertical cutting force is […]

Effects of process parameters on surface roughness in abrasive waterjet cutting of aluminium

Effects of process parameters on surface roughness in abrasive waterjet cutting of aluminium M. CHITHIRAI PON SELVAN, N. MOHANA SUNDARA RAJU, H. K. SACHIDANANDA Abstract Abrasive waterjet cutting is a novel machining process capable of processing wide range of hard-to-cut materials. Surface roughness of machined parts is one of the major machining characteristics that play an important role in determining […]

A machinability study of polymer matrix composites using abrasive waterjet cutting technology

Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 94/1(1999), pp. 30-35. A machinability study of polymer matrix composites using abrasive waterjet cutting technology Jun Wang School of Mechanical, Manufacturing and Medical engineering, Queensland University of Technology, GPO Box 2434, Brisbane, Qld. 4001, Australia. Fax: (+61.7) 3864 1469, Email: j.wang@qut.edu.au Abstract Abrasive Waterjet (AWJ) cutting is an emerging technology for […]

Water Jet Article about cutting performance in abrasive waterjet machining

An experimental study to enhance the cutting performance in abrasive waterjet machining J. Wang, T. Kuriyagawa and C.Z. Huang School of Mechanical, Manufacturing and Medical Engineering, Queensland University of Technology, GPO Box 2434, Brisbane, Qld. 4001, Australia ABSTRACT An experimental study to enhance the cutting performance in abrasive waterjet (AWJ) machining is presented. The study uses the […]

Welcome Come to The 15th China International Equipment Manufacturing Exposition – APW WATERJET

Welcome to The 15th China International Equipment Manufacturing Exposition (CIEME ) in Shenyang from September 1st to September 5th. APW WATERJET will join in this exposition as a waterjet manufacturer in these days. During this period, APW WATERJET will show its new products and its new technology. The specialty area is at E3-C130 position. The following is some information about China International Equipment […]

Water Cutting offers accurate cutting

Water jetting has the benefit from not producing airborne dust. This could allow other nearby activities that occur unhindered. Water jetting can clean surfaces for the maximum standard, offering the best surface preparation for industrial painting, as an example. Water jet machines could be operated by an auto or even a diesel engine. They can […]

WaterJet cutting technology: Cutting marbles beautifully

Apart from bridge saw, Waterjet cutting is another well known technology across the world to cut and shape marble and other materials into desired shapes and sizes. The technology uses water to cut different materials. What exactly is this technique? As stated above, the technique uses high pressure stream of water though small nozzle to […]

Waterjet Cutting History

History If you want to trace the history of waterjet cutting, it can be followed to the Soviet Union and New Zealand at hydraulic mining of coal industry. People used streamed water and aimed it to the blasted rock face in order to carry away the loose coal and rock to reduce workload. This working […]

Are you aware of the importance of waterjet cutting services?

Are you aware of the importance of waterjet cutting services? The need of Waterjet cutting services arises, when metal needs to be cut for, creating something. As we are holding discussions on cutting metal, so it should be mentioned here that the flow of water, for cutting metal is very important. When water flow will […]

Waterjet Cutting and It’s Emerging Uses in Different Industries

Conventionally, there have been several machining methods used for cutting and shaping metals and glass. However, a waterjet has emerged as one of the most preferred techniques simply because it offers precise cutting, cost-effectiveness and a clean process. This procedure entails accelerating a jet of pressurized water through a fine nozzle. The water that flows out […]

Waterjet Cutting Use In The Aerospace Industry

Waterjet Cutting, a method in which a stream of water is enforced via a small nozzle at a very good pressure, offers numerous exceptional potentials and benefits that allow cutting of materials and parts often considered very costly or even impossible with other processes such as laser and die cutting. By bringing into the water […]

Benefits of Waterjet Cutting

In terms of reducing metal you’ll find numerous ways to achieve the task. Some are as basic and crude as being a hack noticed. Other people are a lot more technical like lasers and plasma tools. The disadvantage to each one of these though is you’ll find downsides. These variety from the warmth from the […]

PROCESSES INVOLVED WHEN USING WATERJETS

Waterjet cutting is a process that uses a stream of water at a very high pressure to cut hard materials quickly and accurately. There are numerous benefits that come along with the use of water jet technology in your industrial or construction business. By using waterjet parts, a worker is able to cut precise and […]

WATER CAN AFFECT YOUR WATERJET’S CUTTING CAPABILITY

For a waterjet, water quality and temperature have a direct impact on operating cost, overall life and productivity. If water quality is low or the temperature is high, a waterjet owner can experience reduced life in virtually any part of the pump that comes into contact with the water. This can include high-pressure seals, plungers, […]