MAXIEM 2030 Abrasive Waterjet



The MAXIEM 2030 handles large-scale precision machining for large or multiple parts.

  • Cutting envelope of 10' 0" x 6' 7" (3.04 m x 2.00 m)
  • ±0.003" (±0.076 mm) linear position accuracy

Waterjet system includes pump and software.

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  • Backed by our exclusive IntelliMAX Standard Software
  • Powerful all-in-one controller computer with large 23" screen
  • Standard IntelliTRAX traction drive inside the X-Y Axis beams fully enclosed inside coated steel covers
  • Standard programmable Motorized Z-Axis with a precision OMAX MAXJET 5i Nozzle boosts productivity and process efficiency

  • Designed and manufactured at the OMAX factory in Kent, Washington, USA
  • Does not create heat-affected zones or mechanical stresses
  • Machines a wide range of materials and thicknesses, from metals and composites to glass and plastics
  • No tool changes & minimal fixturing dramatically reduce setup

  • 1 year of free training
  • 1 year of free software upgrades
  • 1-year / 2000-hour limited warranty
  • 1 day of onsite training upon installation


Footprint (with pump & controller)18' x 13' 2" (5.49 m x 4.01 m)
Height (with scissor plumbing)8' 10" (2.69 m)
Operating Weight23,432 lb (10,629 kg)
Weight (tank empty)7,500 lb (3,402 kg)
X-Y Cutting Travel*10' 0" x 6' 7" (3.04 m x 2.00 m)
Z-Axis Travel (with Motorized Z Axis)*12" (304 mm)
Table Size12' 2" x 7' (3.71 m x 2.13 m)
Material Supports Slats4" x 14Ga Galvanized Steel(102 mm x 2 mm)
Maximum Supported Material Load300 lbs/sq ft (1,465 kg/sq meter)
Electrical Requirements3-Phase, 380-480 VAC ±10%, 50-60 Hz
Noise LevelBelow 80 dBA at one meter for submerged cutting
Speed500 in/min (12,700 mm/min)
Linear Positional Accuracy*±0.003" (±0.076 mm)
Repeatability*±0.001" (±0.025 mm)

* Accessories may reduce travel. Accuracy specifications are at 72° F (22° C).


Continuous 50,000psi operation for faster part processing
Reliable design capable of over 500 cutting hours between maintenance cycles
Advanced pump technology lowers operating costs and increases pump operating life

Learn more about OMAX pumps

Motor Power40 HP (30 kW)30 HP (22 kW)20 HP (15 kW)30 HP (22 kW)
MAX Jet Power34 HP (25 kW)25.5 HP (19 kW)17 HP (12.5 kW)20.6 HP (15.1 kW)
Output Pressure50,000 psi50,000 psi50,000 psi60,000 psi
Orifice & Flow Rate **0.015" / 1.09 gpm
(0.41 mm / 4.13 lpm)
0.014" / 0.84 gpm
(0.36 mm / 3.18 lpm)
0.011" / 0.52 gpm
(0.28 mm / 1.97 lpm)
0.011” / 0.6 gpm (0.28mm / 2.3 lpm)
Footprint LxWxH52.5" x 31" x 42"
(1,334 mm x 787 mm x 1,067 mm)
52.5" x 31" x 42"
(1,334 mm x 787 mm x 1,067 mm)
52.5" x 31" x 42"
(1,334 mm x 787 mm x 1,067 mm)
43" x 53" x 40"
(1090 mm x 1350 mm x 1010 mm)
Collision Sensing Terrain Follower
Collision Sensing Terrain Follower

The Collision Sensing Terrain Follower is an essential tool for working with uneven surfaces.

Laser Feature Finder
Laser Feature Finder

The Laser Feature Finder allows for visual reference before introducing water and garnet.

OMAX Drill Head
OMAX Drill Head

Achieve reliable piercing of composites and laminates with an OMAX-Engineered pneumatic drill.

Terrain Follower
Terrain Follower

Used with the A-Jet cutting head, the Terrain Followers adjusts standoff to compensate for irregularities in the material surface.

Vacuum Assist
Vacuum Assist

The OMAX Vacuum Assist is ideal for piercing brittle materials, advanced composites, challenging laminates, and more.

Bulk Abrasive Delivery System
Bulk Abrasive Delivery System

Available in 100lbs., 600lbs., 2200 lbs. and 170 L systems, the Bulk Abrasive Deliver Systems provides continuous pressurized garnet.

Variable Speed Solid Removal System
Variable Speed Solid Removal System

The Variable Speed Solid Removal System allows for controlled solid evacuation to reduce downtime.

Swivel Plumbing option
Scissor Style Plumbing

OMAX Scissor-Style Plumbing replaces the standard whip on the MAXIEM and OMAX 2626.


Water level optional control on MAXIEM waterjets
Water Level Control

OMAX Rapid Water Level Control allows for the pneumatic raising and lower of the water level to allow for cutting underwater.

Chiller System
Chiller System

OMAX Chiller supplies inlet water at a consistent temperature extending pump seal life for longer, sustainable production.

Laminar Filter
Laminar Filter

The Laminar Filter cleans overflow required for recycling through a closed loop system or for sanitary disposal.

Reverse Osmosis System
Reverse Osmosis System

The Reverse Osmosis System can remove 90% of total dissolved solid in water.

Water Recycling System
Water Recycling System

The OMAX Water Recycling System captures and reuses workable overflow water.


With a cutting range from 0° to 60°, the A-Jet can easily cut beveled edges, angled sides, and countersinks.

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