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This Waterjet article will help you understand what limits the tolerances you can achieve with your waterjet. Once you understand these limitations, you can work to improve them and improve your tolerances.

Waterjet Machining and Peening of Metals | Part 2 Experimental Procedures

Materials. A number of common structural metallic alloys were used in this study, including Al 7075-T6, AISI 4340, AISI 304, Monel 400, molybdenum, and Ti6Al4V. These materials are used extensively within the aerospace industry and provide a large distribution in mechanical properties for study. The pertinent physical and mechanical properties of the metals are listed in […]

Waterjet Machining and Peening of Metals | Part1 Introduction

The development of high-performance materials, such as composites and advanced ceramics, presents a variety of manufacturing challenges. Many of these materials cannot be effectively or economically machined by conventional methods, and therefore require methods of shaping and/or postmold processing with unique sources of material removal. Various methods are currently used in machining and surface treatment […]

A REVIEW ON ABRASIVE WATER JET CUTTING

A REVIEW ON ABRASIVE WATER JET CUTTING Sreekesh. K1 and Dr. Govindan P2 1M.Tech scholar, Government College of engineering, Kannur 2Assistant Professor, Government College of engineering, Kannur International Journal of Recent advances in Mechanical Engineering (IJMECH) Vol.3, No.3, August 2014 ABSTRACT The development of high performance material such as composites and advanced ceramics has a variety […]

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Study of the Effect of Material Machinability on Quality of Surface Created by Abrasive Water Jet

Study of the Effect of Material Machinability on Quality of Surface Created by Abrasive Water Jet Dagmar Klichova*, Jiri Klich Institute of Geonics of the CAS, v. v .i., Studentska 1768, Ostrava, 708 00, Czech Republic Abstract The paper investigates the effect of material machinability on the quality of cutting surfaces created by abrasive waterjet in […]

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 […]

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Why Not Waterjet?

Article From: 2/1/1997 Modern Machine Shop, J.A. Schmidlin Manufacturing is always looking for ways to lower its costs and increase its throughput while maintaining quality. The drivers for these continuous improvements come from customers who are themselves driven by market forces beyond their control. The impact is a general and universal acceleration of the manufacturing […]

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INFLUENCE OF ABRASIVE WATERJET CUTTING CONDITIONS ON DEPTH OF CUT OF MILD STEEL

INFLUENCE OF ABRASIVE WATERJET CUTTING CONDITIONS ON DEPTH OF CUT OF MILD STEEL M.Chithirai Pon Selvan1 and Dr.N.Mohanasundara Raju2 1 PhD Scholar, Karpagam University, Coiambatore, India. E-mail: mcpselvan@yahoo.com 2 Principal, Mahendra Institute of Technology, Namakkal, India ABSTRACT Abrasive waterjet cutting is superior to many other non-traditional machining processes in processing variety of materials, particularly difficult-to-cut […]

Modeling and analysis of depth of cut in abrasive waterjet cutting of titanium

International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology (IJMET), ISSN 0976 – 6340(Print), ISSN 0976 – 6359(Online) Volume 2, Number 2, July – December (2011), © IAEME MODELING AND ANALYSIS OF DEPTH OF CUT IN ABRASIVE WATERJET CUTTING OF TITANIUM M.Chithirai Pon Selvan1 and Dr.N.Mohanasundara Raju2 1 PhD Scholar, Karpagam University, Coiambatore, India E-mail: selvan.mcp@gmail.com 2 […]

Uses of Water Jet Machines in Various Industries

Water Jet is a common term that is used by many to describe machinery that uses high-pressure water in cleaning or cutting purposes. A subcategory of waterjet is called abrasivejet, which simply implies that abrasive is introduced into the system, accelerating it further. For applications that do not use abrasive, they take on the terms […]

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Protect Your Waterjet Accessories

Original title: A primer on waterjet accessories New waterjet users should be aware of recent technological advancements   For fabricators and metalworkers considering their first purchase of a waterjet, return on investment will be heavily influenced by features, options, and accessories that provide a match to their unique needs.Investigating and evaluating the latest alternatives will […]

How to Max Waterjet Cutting Profit

Original Title: Maximizing Waterjet Cutting Profit Achieving maximum profitability from your waterjet system requires knowing which operating methods are best-suited to your application. This article explores the costs associated with waterjet cutting and shows a method for maximizing the profit derived from the machine for various production scenarios. Specific examples are provided. Figure A: An 8.75-in.-long electrical panel made […]

Green cutting with waterjets

Abrasive waterjets are powerful cutting tools. As is the case with all industrial machinery, waterjet machines have certain inherent hazards that go beyond the obvious cuts. Knowledge of these hazards and proper protective measures are necessary for safe operation. This article presents an overview of the hazards and ways to ensure safety. Are you being […]

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How much will be cost if an abrasive waterjet maintenance

Original title: What’s involved in abrasive waterjet maintenance? Knowing a waterjet—from the cutting head to the pump—gives a fabricator an idea of how much it costs to run one   For the end user of an abrasive waterjet, sometimes the maintenance involved with the new machine is underestimated. The downtime due to maintenance can result […]

Abrasive Water Jet Article

Abrasive Water Jet Abstract: with the improvements of industry techniques and the Application of proper material of proper material, abrasive waterjet is widely used in many industry areas. Several case histories will be presented in this paper to illustrated application and performance of abrasive jetting. And the development of abrasive jet drilling is also mainly […]

Used Waterjet Machines for Sale! What do you know before you buy it

Used Waterjet Machines for Sale! What do you know before you buy it When I find someone searching this topic on google and making it as a hot topic, I feel interested in it. Why people want to buy a used waterjet machine? I don’t know why people want to cost money on a secondhand machine […]