GlobalMAX 1530 Abrasive Waterjet

GlobalMAX 1530

The GlobalMAX 1530 is a value-focused abrasive waterjet that is built to last, easy to use, and ready to handle your production needs.

  • Cutting envelope of 10’ 0” x 5’ 0” (3050 mm x 1530 mm)
  • ±0.003" (±0.076 mm) linear position accuracy

Waterjet system includes pump and software.

GlobalMAX 1530
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  • IntelliMAX Global software uses our 4th generation cutting model to deliver the fast and efficient cutting
  • Innovative Omega Drive System provides smoother transition from rotary motion to linear motion compared to traditional rack and pinion drive systems
  • Omega Drive tooth engagement minimizes backlash and improves reliability

  • 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 software upgrades
  • 1-year limited warranty
  • Fee-based training available


Footprint (with pump & controller) 12' 8" x 9' 1" (3,840 mm x 2750 mm)
Height (with whip plumbing) 9' (2,700 mm)
Operating Weight 12,100 lb (5,490 kg)
Weight (tank empty) 4,800 lb (2,177 kg)
X-Y Cutting Travel* 10' x 5' (3,050 mm x 1,530 mm)
Z-Axis Travel (with Motorized Z Axis)* 5" (125 mm
Table Size 10' 2" x 5' 5" (3,100 mm x 1645 mm)
Maximum Supported Material Load 100 lbs/sq ft (488 kg/sq meter)
Electrical Requirements Varies depending on configuration. (See pump specs.)
Noise Level Below 80 dBA at one meter for submerged cutting
Speed 500 in/min (12,700 mm/min)
Linear Positional Accuracy* ±0.003" (±0.076 mm)
Repeatability* ±0.001" (±0.025 mm)
Ballbar Circularity* ±0.007" (±0.178 mm)

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


Direct drive technology proven in thousands of installations worldwide
Efficient GlobalMAX pumps convert over 85% electrical power to pure cutting power

Learn more about OMAX pumps

  GlobalMAX 30 HP GlobalMAX 20 HP GlobalMAX 10 HP
Motor Power 30 HP (22 kW) 20 HP (15 kW) 10 HP (7.5 kW)
MAX Jet Power 25.5 HP (19 kW) 17 HP (12.5 kW) 7 HP (5.2 kW)
Output Pressure 45,000 psi 45,000 psi 30,000 psi
OrifIce & Flow Rate ** 0.015" / 0.96 gpm
(0.33 mm / 3.63 lpm)
0.012" / 0.62 gpm
(0.30 mm / 2.35 lpm)
0.011" / 0.40 gpm
(0.28 mm / 1.51 lpm)
Footprint LxWxH 52.5" x 31" x 42"
(1,334 mm x 787 mm x 1067 mm)
52.5" x 31" x 42"
(1,334 mm x 787 mm x 1067 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.

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OMAX Drill Head

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


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.

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.

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