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by Dave F
Fri Jun 26, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: Abrasive Waterjet 101
Topic: ProtoMAX Curriculum Development Resources
Replies: 2
Views: 4596

Re: ProtoMAX Curriculum Development Resources

You can now download the Certificate to award to students and operators that complete the PROTOMAX OPERATOR CERTIFICATION TASK LIST found on the Sept 2019 version of the Curriculum guide. Keep us posted on how it reinforces the best practice utilization of the system. ProtoMAX Certification Award (0...
by Dave F
Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: ProtoMAX Operations
Topic: Water-only cutting
Replies: 1
Views: 2257

Re: Water-only cutting

Very creative fixturing! There are no alternative nozzle body configurations for ProtoMAX nor is there an ability to change any settings specific to water only cutting. There are ways to "fool" the system to speed up or slow down the cut as you have noticed either by changing material selection, thi...
by Dave F
Mon Mar 09, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Share Your Work
Topic: Petrified Charcoal Razor Handles
Replies: 1
Views: 3572

Re: Petrified Charcoal Razor Handles

Really exotic application; what abrasive waterjets are great for. What is as impressive is showcasing the 3" thickness that ProtoMAX allows you to cut thru with proper fixturing...thanks!
by Dave F
Mon Mar 02, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Share Your Work
Topic: Photo Frame
Replies: 3
Views: 3858

Re: Photo Frame

Not bad at all...thanks!
by Dave F
Mon Mar 02, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Share Your Work
Topic: Photo Frame
Replies: 3
Views: 3858

Re: Photo Frame

The precision is the most impressive feature along with the design. How long to cut and what quality? Thanks!
by Dave F
Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Deeper Cutting!
Replies: 1
Views: 3151

Re: Deeper Cutting!

Very ingenious! ProtoMAX allows cutting up to 3" thick within the cutting models for the software, any material. Check out another drop slat application at:
https://www.instagram.com/p/BzI8oZEg26j/ . Thanks for sharing!
by Dave F
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: Ideas
Topic: 3D fitting check gauges
Replies: 1
Views: 3028

Re: 3D fitting check gauges

Really great tutorial on the importance of tool offset to part fit as well. Note for all users that the .030" ID mixing tube will wear and elongate over time and best to perform checks on fit if this is critical thru the life of the tool to assure offset is continually accurate. (You can also rotate...
by Dave F
Tue Jan 28, 2020 4:06 pm
Forum: Share Your Work
Topic: Race Car Wheel Spacers
Replies: 1
Views: 4726

Re: Race Car Wheel Spacers

3/4" thick...true power of 30,000 psi. Thanks for sharing!
by Dave F
Tue Jan 28, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Share Your Work
Topic: Pixel Art out of Metal
Replies: 4
Views: 4419

Re: Pixel Art out of Metal

That is genius. Great looking part. We'll definitely want to show that at trade shows. Can you send or post the .omx file if not proprietary?
by Dave F
Fri Jan 24, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: ProtoMAX Operations
Topic: Cheap, easy tank cleanout (DIY "BART")
Replies: 4
Views: 3745

Re: Cheap, easy tank cleanout (DIY "BART")

Thanks for the input. You've touched on a few key topics. I imagine there are a few other folks out there that would like to have a parts screen saver; perhaps something that has handles on each side that at least allows you to pull it up clear of the tank water drained as far as possible. Also hand...