What kinds of materials does Precision Waterjet & Laser work with?
Precision Waterjet & Laser can cut virtually any material. We handle stainless steel, ballistic/armor plating, carbon steel, rubber, composites, red metals, granite, marble, honeycomb, mylar laminates, exotic metals…almost everything, except tempered glass and beryllium copper. See a more complete listing here (LINKS TO MATERIALS), or contact us for additional information about your specific requirements.
Does Precision Waterjet & Laser work with CAD files?
Yes. Precision Waterjet & Laser uses an advanced CAD/CAM system to receive and interpret your digital datasets in most standard file formats.
What is the maximum material thickness that Precision Waterjet & Laser can cut?
Our laser cutting machines can cut materials up to 1″ thick. Our abrasive waterjet machines can cut materials up to 10″ thick.
How accurate are laser and waterjet cutting techniques?
Our laser cutting machines can hold tolerances of +/-.002″ with repeatability within +/-.001″. Our abrasive waterjet machines can hold tolerances within +/-.005″.
How big is the Precision Waterjet & Laser facility?
The Precision Machining & Fab facility is approximately 40,000 square feet.
Does Precision Waterjet & Laser work with oversize materials?
Yes. Our laser cutting machines can handle material up to 78″ x 240″ and up to 1″ thick. Our abrasive waterjet machines can handle material up to 120″ x 300″ and up to 10″ thick.
What is Dynamic Waterjet cutting, and does Precision offer this?
Yes. Precision Waterjet & Laser is proud to be the only manufacturer in California to offer the new Dynamic Waterjet technology, and we’re one of only a few facilities in the world with a double-head machine. Dynamic Waterjet cutting virtually eliminates taper using sophisticated, 5-axis computer-controlled cutting heads. Contact Precision Waterjet & Laser for more information about the benefits of Dynamic Waterjet technology.
Can Precision Waterjet & Laser cut bulletproof and explosion proof materials?
Yes. The advanced Dynamic Waterjet cutting technology available at Precision Waterjet & Laser is perfect for hard-to-cut materials like carbon-fiber composites, kevlar, and other exotic materials.
Does Precision Waterjet & Laser do consultations?
Absolutely. Our courteous and knowledgeable staff is available to help you with all of your material cutting requirements. Please call us at (888) 538-9287 to schedule an appointment at your convenience.