Austin Waterjet is a National Cutting Service and Sheet Metal Fabricator

Waterjet Cutting Services

Abrasive Waterjet Cutting Specifications:

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General Capabilities

Contract
Production
OEM

Industry Focus

Equipment Manufacturing
Architectural
Food
Construction
Energy

  • Oil
  • Gas
  • Wind

Marine
Medical
Military
Semiconductor
HVAC

Intended Application

Adapters
Fountain Assemblies
Food Handling Equipment
Material Handling Equipment
Cover Plates
Drain Covers
Face Plates
Flanges
Flooring
Gear Box Side Plates
Gussets
High Temperature Furnace Components
Stripper Plates
Tanks
Architectural Components
Signage
Landscape
Metal Art
Gaskets

Industry Standards

ANSI – American National Standards Institute
ASME – American Society of Mechanical Engineers
ASTM – American Society for Testing and Materials
AWS – American Welding Society
DOT – Department of Transportation
ISO 9001,2008 – International Organization for Standardization
Mil-Spec – Military Specifications

Cutting Method

Water and Garnet (Abrasive Material)

Cutting Axis

2-Axis

Intended Cutting Material (Metal)

Alloys
Aluminum

  • 6061
  • 5052

Armor
Brass
Bronze
Copper
Ferrous Metals
Hastelloy
Inconel
Molybdenum
Monel
Nickel Alloys
Non Ferrous Metals
Stainless Steel

  • 304
  • 316
  • 17-4 PH

Steel
Tool Steel
Titanium

Intended Cutting Material (Non-Metal)

Carbon Fiber
Foam
G-10
Phenolic
Plastic
Plexiglass
Rubber

Production Volume

Min
1 unit Max
5000 units
Mid Volume

Max
5000 units

Lead Time

Min
3 Business Days

Max
7 Business Days

Secondary Services

Welding
Fabrication
Assembly
General (Manual) Machining
Double disk grinding
Fabrication

File Formats

AutoCAD (DWG,DWZ)
BMP – Bit Mapped Graphics
DXF – Drawing Interchange Format, or Drawing Exchange Format
GIF – Graphics Interchange Format
Inventor (IDW, IPT)
JPG or JEPG – Joint Photographic Experts Group
PDF – Portable Document Format
TIFF – Tagged Image File Format

Edge Quality/Surface Finish

Can produce a 125RMS surface finish when necessary

Bed size/Brand

4 Waterjet machines from OMAX & Flow

Min
26″ x 52″

Max
78″ x 150″

Cutting Thickness

Steel: 6″ Maximum
Stainless Steel: 22gauge minimum-6″ Maximum
Phenolic: 4″ Maximum

Maximum Cutting Size

150″ maximum bed size but have the capability to do continuous cutting

Kerf/Width of Cut

0.045″ minimum

Water Jet Pressure

Min
60,000 psi

Max
90,000 psi

Tolerance (+/-)

Under ½” ±.010″

½” to 1″ ±.02″

Above 1″ depends on material and Part design

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