Nozzles optimize thin-plate metal cutting.

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With FineCut(TM) Consumables, hand- and machine-torch operators cutting thin-plate, mild and stainless steel will obtain narrow kerf and small heat affected zone. FineCut also eliminates secondary operations such as dross removal. Consumables are used on Powermax 380, 600, 1000, 1250, and 1650, as well as comparable legacy systems. Starter kit includes 5 nozzles, 2 swirl rings, 5 electrodes, deflector cap, 5 O-rings, and tube of silicone lubricant.



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Hypertherm's New FineCut(TM) Torch Consumables Optimize Thin-Plate Metal Cutting



Hanover, NH, USA - Hypertherm, Inc. has introduced FineCut consumables for users of the Powermax line of plasma cutting torches and systems. FineCut consumables deliver significant improvements in cut quality on thin-plate metals by providing a narrower kerf width, virtually no heat-affected zone and a reduction in dross delivering superior metal finish and increased productivity.

With Hypertherm FineCut consumables, hand- and machine-torch operators cutting thin-plate, mild and stainless steel will obtain the narrowest possible kerf and the smallest heat affected zone. FineCut also dramatically reduces rework time and in some cases eliminates secondary operations such as dross removal.

"I'm elated with the new nozzles," said Cole Wagley of Prairie Outfitters - a Texas-based metal artist and Hypertherm customer. "The difference is as clear as night vs. day. The new nozzles provide a cleaner, smoother cut which makes my life much easier."

FineCut consumables are designed to be used on the Powermax380, 600, 1000, 1250 and 1650, as well as on comparable legacy systems. They are available immediately in a FineCut starter kit that includes five nozzles, two swirl rings, five electrodes, a deflector cap, five o-rings and a tube of silicone lubricant.

Since 1968, Hypertherm has been the industry leader in plasma arc cutting equipment and service. Now, with its entry into the plate-laser cutting market, Hypertherm expands its technology leadership commitment. By continually delivering breakthrough ad-vances in metal-cutting productivity and precision - first in plasma, now also in laser - Hypertherm reaffirms and extends its position as the world's leading supplier of advanced high-temperature metal cutting technology. Hypertherm serves a wide range of industrial metal cutting needs from its headquarters in Hanover, New Hampshire, with subsidiaries, sales offices and partner representation worldwide.

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