OMAX Demonstrates 80X With Advanced Taper Compensation
KENT, WA – At IMTS 2018, OMAX demonstrated the incredibly versatile 80X with Tilt-A-Jet taper-compensation technology. OMAX Corporation’s 80X Series JetMachining Centers incorporate multiple table sizes and a customizable work envelope for precise abrasive water jet cutting of large-scale components and multi-part projects.
The Tilt-A-Jet’s advanced automated taper compensation attains virtually zero taper for the precision cutting of parts with square, taper-free edges, including interlocking pieces and dovetail fittings, all while maintaining extremely high cutting rates. With the water resistant Rotary Axis head for complex 3D parts production, the 80X’s capabilities expand to cut in as many as 6 axes. With the specially designed Intelli-MAX Software Suite and elite EnduroMAX Pump technology, 80X machines swiftly and accurately cut a wide range of materials and thicknesses from metals to advanced composites to glass.
The user-friendly software makes it easy to go from concept to finished part in minutes. OMAX’s EnduroMAX pump is designed for long life with a capable of up to 1,000 hours between pump rebuilds, maximizing machine uptime. OMAX offers the broadest range of table sizes, pumps, accessories, software and support on the market. Moreover, the company’s abrasive water jet technology provides a flexible and beneficial alternative to conventional machining operations. With OMAX water jet technology, manufacturers can accomplish quick turnaround of accurate parts without the hassle of tool changes or complex fixturing, as well as achieve smooth surface finishes without the need for secondary machining.