Wednesday, July 7, 2010

5 Axis Water Jet Technology Introduced by Jet Edge

Water jet manufacturer Jet Edge, Inc., is now offering 5 axis water jet cutting technology with Intelligent Kerf Compensation (IKC).

Available on select Jet Edge 5 axis water jet cutting systems, the innovative IKC 5-Axis water jet cutting head is capable of making inclined cuts and controlling kerf to ensure optimal part quality. The IKC’s capabilities include 600º rotation, a maximum angle of +/- 60º, and dynamic precision from +/-0.2 to +/-0.5 mm/m, depending on the tilt of head.

For more information about Jet Edge waterjets, visit or call 1-800-JET-EDGE (538-3343).

About Jet Edge

Established in 1984, Jet Edge is a global designer and manufacturer of waterjet systems for precision cutting, surface preparation and coating removal. Jet Edge water jets are used around the world in a broad range of industries, from the world's leading airlines to automotive, aerospace, industrial manufacturers, machine and job shops. For more information about Jet Edge, visit, e-mail or call 1-800-JET-EDGE (538-3343).