• OMAX 80X Front
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  • OMAX 80X Left
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  • OMAX 80X Top
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  • OMAX 80X Right
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The OMAX 80X Series are bridge-style waterjet machines. All 80X models are delivered with the durable, factory-aligned OMAX MAXJET 5i Nozzle and a Bulk Abrasive Delivery System. They also feature Intelli-TRAX, the high-precision linear drive technology designed exclusively for the abrasive waterjet environment. This robust and reliable system requires little maintenance and maximizes both machine time and profit margins. The OMAX 80X is ideal for cutting larger or multiple part projects.

Units:
  • OMAX 80X Front View

    12' 0" Height 3,658 mm Height
    OMAX 80X Front
    22' 1" Length 6,731 mm Length
  • OMAX 80X Side View

    12' 0" Height 3,658 mm Height
    OMAX 80X Side
    12' 8" Width 3,861 mm Width

NOTE: The technical specifications listed below are for the OMAX 80X. See the model comparison for details on the other machines in the series.

Machine Dimensions

Footprint * – (L x W) 22' 1" x 12' 8" 6,731 mm x 3,861 mm
Height ** 12' 0" 3,658 mm
Weight (tank empty) 9,000 lb 4,082 kg

Work Envelope

X-Y Cutting Envelope *** 13' 4" x 6' 8" 4,064 mm x 2,032 mm
Z-Axis Travel *** 8.00" 203 mm
Table Size – (L x W) 15' 0" x 7' 5" 4,572 mm x 2,261 mm

Standard Model Specifications

Speed 180 in/min 4,572 mm/min
Linear Positional Accuracy ±0.0010" ±0.0254 mm
Repeatability ±0.0010" ±0.0254 mm

* Footprint includes controller but not the pump.

** With standard scissor plumbing.

*** Additional accessories may reduce travel.

80X Series Model Comparison

Model Footprint (L x W) Table Size - (L x W) Cutting Envelope (X x Y)  
80X
22' 1" x 12' 8"
6,731 mm x 3,861 mm
15' 0" x 7' 5"
4,572 mm x 2,261 mm
13' 4" x 6' 8"
4,064 mm x 2,032 mm
80X
80X-1
28' 1" x 12' 8"
8,559 mm x 3,861 mm
21' 8" x 7' 5"
6,604 mm x 2,261 mm
20' 0" x 6' 8"
6,096 mm x 2,032 mm
80X-1
80X-2
35' 0" x 15' 1"
10,668 mm x 4,597 mm
28' 4" x 7' 5"
8,636 mm x 2,261 mm
26' 8" x 6' 8"
8,128 mm x 2,032 mm
80X-2
  • Fastest cutting speeds and best precision compared to any competitive abrasive waterjet in the industry
  • Backed by our exclusive Intelli-MAX Software with real world cutting data
  • Robust and accurate design for tight tolerance cutting and reliable operation
  • Small, efficient footprint for minimal floorspace utilization
  • Easy operator access to the work area
  • Precision X-Y Axis rigidly mounted to the cutting table
  • Pre-loaded linear bearings and precision ball screws
  • Drive system sealed against water, dirt, and grit
  • No tool changes & minimal fixturing dramatically reduce setup
  • Machines a wide range of materials and thicknesses, from metals and composites to glass and plastics
  • Leaves behind a satin-smooth edge, reducing secondary operations
  • Does not create heat-affected zones or mechanical stresses
  • Environmentally "green" system uses only natural garnet abrasive and water in the cutting process
  • No noxious fumes, liquid or oils used in, or caused by, the machining process
  • Shipped as a completely pre-assembled and factory-tested system
  • Designed and manufactured at the OMAX factory in Kent, Washington, USA
  • Standard programmable Motorized Z-Axis with a precision OMAX MAXJET 5i Nozzle boosts productivity and process efficiency
  • Standard Intelli-CAM software program is available with two tools in one that can generate either 2D or 3D tool paths from 3D models.
  • Standard Intelli-VISOR SE System Monitoring offers predictive maintenance and system monitoring to minimize unexpected downtime
  • Standard patent-pending Intelli-TRAX traction drive inside the X-Axis beams fully enclosed inside coated steel covers
  • Standard scissor-style hard plumbing adds another level of safety by using contained high-pressure components, as well as contributes to a smaller footprint, lower maintenance, and higher reliability
  • Standard Rapid Water Level Control for cleaner, safer, and quieter submerged cutting completes most work below 80 dBA
  • Standard 600 lb Bulk Abrasive Delivery System transports garnet from the assembly's large hopper into the Zero Downtime Hopper located on the Z-Axis
  • Optional DualBRIDGE System can be used to increase machining capability
  • Optional Tilt-A-Jet taper eliminating abrasivejet cutting head
  • Optional Variable Speed Solids Removal System (VS-SRS) designed for industrial use increases uptime through automated solids removal
  • High efficiency EnduroMAX pump system available in 30 hp, 40 hp, 50 hp or 100 hp with operating efficiencies up to 85%
  • EnduroMAX pump technology delivers the highest nozzle horsepower in the industry for faster and more efficient cutting
  • Highly robust and reliable pump design capable of over 1,000 hours between maintenance

What Owners Say

  • With reverse engineering, we've essentially been able to take blueprints, sketches, and mylars, scan them and input them into the OMAX software. We're able to trace over the original blueprint and use the scaling features to cut a prototype.

    Scott of Waterjet West
  • Instead of three to four hours to take a specimen to rough finish with a saw, we can accomplish the same process in 45 minutes on the MAXIEM.

    Brandon McVaugh of Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • The waterjet's cold cutting process is cleaner; we don't have to worry about modifying the chemistry of our specimens or intro­ducing heat.

    Brandon McVaugh of Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • It also gives us an advantage from a throughput perspective because we're able to provide near-net-shape specimens to other departments for the next steps in that material's certification procedure.

    Brandon McVaugh of Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • Waterjet cutting technology has greatly increased our manufacturing capacity and given us the ability to cut virtually any metal, glass, plastic and composites. Anyone considering new equipment for cutting in manufacturing should explore waterjet.

    Tom Bezaire of CenterLine (Windsor) Ltd.
  • Because of the OMAX waterjet machine and the ease-of-use with the software, it allows us to nest parts in materials and get more pieces per sheet.

    Shane of TruPart Manufacturing Inc.
  • OMAX solved the 'concept to finished part' problem. What used to take weeks now takes only hours...

    Peter of Asterisk Inc
  • We were losing too much time with sec­ondary operations. In looking for a solution we had to carefully consider our equipment choices to avoid processing that might create heat-affected zones in the specimen or change its properties. The MAXIEM 1515 was modestly priced but provided a lot of capability

    Brandon McVaugh of Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • I advertise having the Tilt-A-Jet for cutting tight tolerance; however, when quoting a specific project I can use it as my secret weapon to meet my customer's accuracy guidelines. This allows me to produce taper free parts.

    Ed Wenz of MarZee Waterjet Services
  • In the morning, we can go through and cut an entire product out and have a prototype put together because we can do everything in-house and have the accuracy of the waterjet.

    Joel of Jacyl Technology
  • The OMAX machine made it possible for us to survive during this very difficult economic period.

    Torres of Amaida Machine Shop, LLC
  • The dining table was a very exciting project which could not have been done without the OMAX.

    Peter of Carapace Armor Technology
  • The motion control that OMAX has is superior to other machines that are out there. The things my customers comment on the most is the quietness of the machine and its accuracy and repeatability.

    Ted of Hydrocut Waterjet
  • The waterjet gives our employees the opportunity to learn new skills and, because we can set it up for automated cutting to run unat­tended, it frees up our employees to focus on other mission essential tasks.

    Brandon McVaugh of Laboratory Testing Inc.
  • We realized how much money we saved if we kept most of our cutting work in-house instead of outsourcing.

    Mr. Makis of Custom Precision Technologies
  • We can cut parts right to size with our OMAX machines. The machines' Tilt-A-Jet accessory, precision table motion and easy-to-use controls are what make that possible.

    Jack of Jack's Machine Co.
  • We came to the realization that waterjet was a critical tool for efficient prototyping for several reasons. It's faster, easier to set up and operate and handles more materials than traditional machine tools.

    Dr. Coope of British Columbia Cancer Agency’s Genome Science Centre

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