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Hypertherm, Inc.

Etna Road, Hanover, NH, 03755, USA

  • 800-643-0030

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Virginia Hilton
Phone: 757-340-7425
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Hypertherm, Inc.

electronic components & devices, machinery & machining tools, software, vision systems

Cutting Consumables work with non-Hypertherm systems.

October 23, 2014

Designed for use with ESAB PT-36 torches, Centricut Consumables replace ESAB XR consumables. Patented SilverLine electrode technology features hybrid copper/silver weld joint that delivers performance equal to solid silver electrode. By cutting operating temperature of electrode, CoolFlow nozzle technologies maximize hafnium pit depth and slow wear rate to extend electrode life. Read More

machinery & machining tools, services, software, vision systems

CAD/CAM Nesting Software is used for automated cutting.

May 20, 2014

ProNest® 2015 provides automatic nesting process that makes advanced level nesting decisions based on available parts in part list. While UI closely aligns with look and operation found with business applications, tabs accelerate navigation between nests, insertion of new nests, or reordering of nests. Other features include OneClick&trade; production module, which automates job tasks, and Custom Remnants&trade; tool that lets users enter dimensions of irregular plate or remnant and then complete nest.<br /> Read More

machinery & machining tools

Air Plasma Torches enable extended reach cutting.

April 7, 2014

Compatible with Powermax plasma cutting and gouging systems, Duramax Hyamp Series includes long torches with lengths of 0.6 and 1.2 m and torch head angles of 45 and 90°. Units are suited for scrapping, skeleton cutting, and overhead cutting, enabling operators to complete jobs without bending down or climbing ladders. Robotic models are also available and offer 3 head angles of 45, 90, and 180°. All are made from high impact, heat-resistant materials to withstand harsh industrial environments. Read More

machinery & machining tools, services

Plasma Cutting System combines performance and portability.

March 19, 2014

Supplied in rugged and portable package, Powermax30® XP features 2-in-1 design for high-power cutting on thick metal and detailed cutting on thin metal using FineCut® consumables. Recommended cut capacity is 3/8 in., with severance capacity of 5/8 in., and controls facilitate operation. Additional components include Duramax&trade; torch. Read More


CAD/CAM Software promotes quality, productivity via features.

August 29, 2013

ProNest® includes features that help companies which fabricate or cut metal to increase cut quality and productivity. In addition to offering selectable font, scribe text function lets user add varied information such as heat number or customer ID. Tab enhancements, for those who cut with laser, include lead out on tabs, ability set Max size for tabbed profiles, and capability to lock undertravel on start point tab leads. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Plasma Cutting Torch is designed to boost productivity.

April 4, 2013

Available for Kaliburn Spirit and ProLine series plasma systems, Centricut quick disconnect torches feature 2-piece torch technology that facilitates and accelerates torch switching as well as consumables changeout. Optimized gas and coolant flow promote performance and reliability. Coupler ring promotes operator grip on torch, allowing for tight connection between torch head and base, and dust seal keeps metal chips and other debris from collecting on coupler threads. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Plasma System Consumables promote cut quality, equipment life.

April 4, 2013

Intended for PerCut 210M and 450M torches found on Kjellberg HiFocus systems, Centricut consumables, at 280 A, optimize cut quality throughout their life due in part to SilverLine electrode and CoolFlow nozzle technologies. SilverLine technology features hybrid copper/silver weld joint that delivers performance equal to solid silver electrode. CoolFlow technology optimizes cooling to help maintain size and shape of nozzle orifice for extended life. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Plasma Cutting System minimizes need for secondary operations.

February 4, 2013

Engineered for heavy-duty cutting and gouging, MAXPRO200® 200 Amp LongLife® air and oxygen plasma system features intuitive one-step interface and automatic gas control for consistent results without operator intervention. System offers 2 handheld and 2 mechanized torch options, as well as optional quick disconnect torches for fast consumable changes. Advanced diagnostics facilitate troubleshooting and service. Read More

controls & controllers

Integrated CNC supports multiple types of cutting processes.

January 23, 2013

With integrated drives, motors, and multiple torch height control interface options, EDGE® Pro Ti offers automatic torch height adjustments and suits small to medium sized cutting tables. Phoenix&trade; v9 software is included, and cutting process support covers plasma, waterjet, and oxyfuel methods. Hypernet® connectivity, which enables use of True Hole&trade; technology when combined with ArcGlide THC and HyPerformance® Plasma HPRXD® system, also facilitates remote troubleshooting. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Fiber Laser Cutting System requires minimal maintenance.

January 14, 2013

Featuring respective cut capacities of ¾, ½, and 3/8 in. for mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum, HyIntensity® Fiber Laser HFL030 comes with pre-developed cutting processes and all necessary components for table integration/operation. This 3 kW fiber laser system, optimized for cutting applications, is designed to minimize maintenance requirements. Read More


CAD/CAM Nesting Software includes bevel support.

January 11, 2013

Using ProNest® v10.1, companies that fabricate or cut material can maximize cut quality, productivity, and profitability of operations. Users set up actions required to complete job just once and OneClick production module automates tasks with limited intervention. Program also includes Data Sync module, which allows customers to add and update plates from their MRP/ERP system to ProNest&rsquo;s Plate Inventory. In addition, optional bevel module now includes True Bevel cut charts. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Plasma Cutting Systems handle thin and thick stainless steel.

December 3, 2012

For cutting stainless steel less than ¼ in. thick, Hypertherm® HPRXD® Systems feature HDi technology, which applies vented nozzle process to create extremely sharp top edge quality, shiny surface finish, and optimal angularity with minimal angle variation. PowerPierce® technology and controlled motion pierce process combine to enable piercing on stainless steel up to 4 in. thick. In addition, set of parameters delivers optimized fine feature cutting on mild steel up to 1 in. thick. Read More

welding equipment & supplies

Plasma Cutting Electrode delivers extended consumable life.

July 31, 2012

Manufactured for Duramax(TM) torches, CopperPlus(TM) electrode delivers optimized consumable life when cutting metal up to ½ in. thickness using plasma cutting systems. Drop-in replacement/integration does not require any changes to other consumable parts or system settings. Specific Duramax torches with which this electrode is compatible include Powermax65/Powermax85, Powermax1000/1250/1650/600/800/900, and MAX42/43. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Air Plama System offers hand and automated cutting and gouging.

July 30, 2012

Offering 7 different torch options, 105 Amp Powermax105® is capable of cutting 1 ¼ in. thick metal and severing metal up to 2 in. thick. Patented SmartSense(TM) technology automatically adjusts gas pressure according to cutting mode and torch lead length, and also detects when consumable have reached end of life, automatically turning off power to prevent potential damage to other parts or workpiece. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Fiber Laser Cutting Systems deliver consistent quality.

February 1, 2012

HyIntensity Fiber Laser systems HFL020 (2 kW) and HFL010 (1 kW) are designed for cutting applications, including marking. Each system delivers consistent cut quality across diverse material types, including brass and copper, and thicknesses up to 5/8 in. on mild steel. Design facilitates integration with and installation onto existing cutting tables, even those equipped with plasma torch. Cut quality and tolerances are optimized for fine-feature cutting on materials from gauge to plate. Read More

machinery & machining tools, welding equipment & supplies

Welding Consumables are engineered for extended life.

August 10, 2011

Intended for those who use Kjellberg Fine Focus 800 Plus system or HiFocus 280i/360i/440i systems and cut mild steel using either PB-S80 or PerCut 370.2 torch, Centricut consumables are engineered for optimal longevity, cut quality, and process reliability. Properties allow users to maintain cutting speeds required for their applications, and mild steel consumables are precision manufactured to tight tolerances so that cutting systems produce consistent, reliable performance. Read More

machinery & machining tools, welding equipment & supplies

Retrofit Welding Torches come in straight style.

August 10, 2011

Approved for Powermax1650®, Powermax1000®, and Powermax1250® systems, Duramax(TM) retrofit torches include HRTs straight torch that is suited for handheld cutting and can be used in hard-to-reach areas. Designed for 40-100 A cutting/gouging with 25 and 50 ft torch lead options, torches come with impact-resistant, fiber-reinforced handles. Conical Flow(TM) nozzle and spring electrode technology help extended consumable life. Convertible machine torch and 75° torch are also available. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Plasma Cutting Systems deliver consistent cut quality.

December 2, 2009

Featuring Extreme HyDefinition® technology, HyPerformance® HPR130XD® and HPR260XD® offer argon capabilities, 80 A mild steel bevel process, and PowerPierce(TM) technology for optimal piercing capability. Lead set offers wear resistance, while torch sleeve with integrated bearing design enables infinite rotation. With optional integrated laser pointer, users can accurately align torch on centerline axis or receive visual feedback for programming and robot alignment. Read More

controls & controllers, machinery & machining tools

CNC handles variety of metal cutting needs.

August 5, 2009

EDGE Pro supports both oxyfuel and conventional plasma cutting systems. It comes pre-installed with Phoenix® software, including CutPro(TM) Wizard to simplify learning and operation of entire cutting system. Unit includes both analog and SERCOS motion control connectivity, touch screen display, and integrated operator's console and it is suitable for wide range of applications-from basic cutting jobs to most complex. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Plasma Cutting System has recommended cut capacity of 1/2 in.

August 18, 2008

Equipped with built-in CNC interface and 50:1 voltage divider, single-gas Powermax45® is suited for mechanized cutting of duct work and other materials up to 3/8 in. Portable system features 45 A output current, 50% duty cycle, and quick disconnect torch that facilitates transitions between handheld and mechanized applications. Unlike oxyfuel systems, Powermax45 requires no pre-heating of work piece and no regulating of flammable gases. Read More

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