KENT, OH - Richel, Inc. will be offering a Waterjet Symposium, which is scheduled from July 21 to 23 at the Sheraton Suites Hotel in Akron, OH. The idea for this seminar surfaced.

from the company's experience of conducting nearly 40 waterjet seminars over the past six years.

A wide range of highly experienced guest speakers will share their knowledge on all subjects relating to the waterjet industry and be on hand to answer questions. Topics include: Different waterjet systems available from various manufacturers; Deionization and water treatment associated with waterjet cutting; Abrasive removal and recycling systems with associated performance; Retrofits of controllers onto older waterjet systems; High pressure plumbing fitting and associated pressure losses and efficiencies; Relationships between pressure, pump hp, orifice, nozzle, stand off height and abrasive consumption with cut speed, tolerances and edge quality; Accessories available to waterjet operators; and Software that helps to optimize and simplify the use of a waterjet.

In addition to the seminars, there will be live demonstrations on various machines and equipment as well as a day spent in a fully functioning job shop. For costs and registration, please contact Richel Inc. at (330) 677-9100; Fax: (330) 677-9121; E-mail:; or visit the company's Web site at: