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Garnet is by far the most commonly used abrasive material. Other abrasives include olivine sand, aluminum oxide, and some man-made materials.

Right-size your waterjet cutting machine

Which size and horsepower are right for your shop? Most fabricators choose waterjets with large work envelopes because they process large parts, but there’s a productivity element to consider as well, especially when it comes to material loading/unloading. Myriad other factors play a role, too, including horsepower and the number of cutting heads. When it […]