Abrisa Glass & Coatings has introduced a new state-of-the-art water jet cutting machine, which can cut almost any type of material -- including glass, aluminum, fiberglass, granite, graphite, marble, rubber, plastic, titanium and others -- to a work size of 48 x 96 in. with an accuracy rate of .003. Developed over the past 15-20 years by the Omax Co., this technology features maximum material yield with minimal waste. It offers a quality edge cutting and complex cuts with fast turn-around. In addition, parts with complex shapes can be CAD/CAM produced.
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