Product News: Machinery & Machining Tools

Plasma Lifter features control system for accuracy.

Press Release Summary:

May 29, 2007 - OL200s Model plasma lifter comes equipped with contact-sense initial height sensing to properly set the pierce height. Model OL200s' small limit switch detects heavily primed plates and underwater cutting requirements, while its magnetic collision sensor prevents torch damage during normal cutting conditions. Roller ball height control is available for thin sheet metal, utilizing pressure application to keep material flat.

Messer Cutting Systems, Inc. - Menomonee Falls, WI

Original Press Release

New OL200s Plasma Lifter with Magnetic Collision Sensor.

Press release date: May 04, 2007

MG Systems and Welding introduces the OL200s plasma lifter. The smooth drive motion and the precise height control achieved with the OL200s control system produces high quality parts. The OL200s features contact-sense initial height sensing to properly set the pierce height. A small limit switch provides a secondary method of detecting the plate in the case of heavily primed plate or underwater cutting requirements. A magnetic collision sensor is also included to protect the torch from damage during normal cutting conditions. The OL200s plasma lifter is available on EdgeMate and EdgeMaster machine models. For thin sheet metal MG Systems offers a roller ball height control, where pressure is applied to keep the material flat.

MG Systems and Welding, Inc. is known as the premier manufacturer of thermal cutting machines, using advanced plasma, laser, and oxyfuel cutting tools to cut shapes from metals. A full range of equipment is provided by MG Systems, with sales and service offices and dealers/distributors located throughout North America. MG Systems equipment is used in all types of manufacturing activities, including heavy duty equipment manufacturers, metal service centers, shipyards, job shops and fabricators.

Visit the MG Systems website at to see for yourself the productivity gains that are possible with MG Systems equipment or contact MG Systems and Welding, Inc. to learn how MG Systems can assist you with your plate processing needs. Phone 262-255-5520 or e-mail today.

Contact Information: MG Systems and Welding, Inc. N141 W9427 Fountain Blvd. Menomonee Falls, WI 53051p: 262-255-5520 f: 262-255-5170