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OMAX Introduces Taper-Free Cutting in Waterjet Micromachining

With its MicroMAX JetMachining Center, OMAX proves the speed, versatility and accuracy of abrasive waterjet technology now applies to the cutting of micron-level parts or part features from a wide range of materials, including exotic metals, advanced composites, polymer thermoplastics and glass. Read

OMAX Corporation’s Global Support Network Spans 60 Countries

As the global leader in advanced abrasive waterjet machine technology, OMAX® Corporation designs, manufactures, markets and supports the broadest selection of machine table sizes and price points available today. Based in Kent, Washington, the company is present in more than 60 countries via a global support network of domestic and international distributor partners as well as country-specific technical support teams. Read

OMAX Rotary Head Expands Functionality

OMAX offers several accessories for its JetMachining Centers to further increase their performance and versatility, including a Rotary Axis head that provides infinite rotation while cutting. With a recent upgrade of its intuitive Intelli-MAX Software Suite, OMAX has made its Rotary Axis even easier to program and has expanded its parametric shape library for enhanced 3D pipe cutting. Read

OMAX Maximizes Uptime with EnduroMAX Pump

OMAX Corporation continues to bolster its standing as the industry leader in advanced abrasive waterjet technology with innovative designs such as its EnduroMAX® Pump for OMAX JetMachining® Centers. This exclusive direct drive pump provides double the operating life of other designs, and makes for faster part processing, lower operating costs, and easier maintenance. Read

WarrenTech High School Now Offers Waterjet Technology

Future manufactures at WarrenTech High School in Lakewood, Colorado will now add abrasive waterjet technology to their list of technical skills. The premier career and technical high school for Jefferson County Public Schools has added a new MAXIEM® 1515 JetMachining® Center from OMAX Corporation to its suite of machines used by students in its precision machining technology program. Read

Smalley Donates Abrasive Waterjet Machining Center to Local College

Smalley Steel Ring Company, a global leader in the design and manufacture of retaining rings and wave springs, has donated an OMAX 2652 to the College of Lake County (CLC) in Grayslake, Illinois. The abrasive waterjet machining center is the college’s first and broadens the CNC/Machine Tool Trades Department's ability to offer the waterjet technology skills sought by many employers recruiting the CLC graduates, including Smalley. Read

OMAX Corporation Raises the Bar With its Next Generation MAXIEM Line

OMAX Corporation takes the price-to-performance ratio in abrasive waterjet cutting technology a huge leap forward with the launch of its next generation MAXIEM machines. Now categorized as JetMachining® Centers, these significantly advanced versions pack even more productivity enhancing features that will further increase output and boost profitability. Read

MAXIEM Expands Product Line for Large-Scale Production

OMAX Corporation continues to set new standards in abrasive waterjet cutting technology with the expansion of its line of MAXIEM JetMachining® Centers. The company introduced three larger sizes of its next generation MAXIEM to meet the needs of shops, OEMs, metal service centers, and fabricators for large-scale production. Read

Introducing 100HP Direct-Drive Pump at IMTS

At IMTS 2014, OMAX Corporation revealed its new 100HP direct-drive pump with EnduroMAX® technology in Booth #N-6228. Show attendees discovered how the pump provides increased efficiency, improved reliability and lower operating costs by delivering more JetPower at the nozzle, equal to today's 135HP intensifier designs. Read

OMAX and Spatial Co-Develop 3D Tool Solution for Waterjet Machining

OMAX Corporation, the leading provider of advanced abrasive waterjet solutions, and Spatial Corp., the leading provider of 3D development components for manufacturing applications, have combined their technologies to create what could be considered the market's easiest-to-use 3D tool pathing solution. The new Intelli-CAM™ software tool for OMAX JetMachining® Centers generates 3D tool paths from solid 3D models as well as quickly performs 3D to 2D file conversions. Read

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