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waterjet

[′wȯd·ər ‚jet]
(mining engineering)
(naval architecture)
A ship or boat propulsion device consisting of a pump, usually located within the hull, that receives water through an inlet duct and discharges it through a nozzle at increased velocity to produce propulsive thrust. Also known as marine jet.
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During this forecast period, the global market for waterjet cutting machines will exhibit a value CAGR of 8.
Pure" waterjet, a stream of water pressurized up to 94,000 psi and formed into a jet the diameter of a human hair, is the faster cutting process for softer materials.
The partnership deal facilitates the introduction of a high-capacity fish processing line with X-ray detection from The BAADER Group in combination with a waterjet system from JBT to the global fish processing industry.
The cooperation agreement facilitates the introduction of a high-capacity fish processing line with X-ray detection from The Baader Group in combination with a waterjet system from JBT to the global fish processing industry.
The company's new products include a system designed to significantly reduce waterjet operating costs by delivering marked labour and consumable savings for companies operating waterjet machines.
Flow International Corporation, a manufacturer of industrial waterjet machines for cutting and cleaning applications, has announced the next generation direct drive ultrahigh-pressure pump technology, the HyPlex Prime.
In addition to supplying Jet Edge pumps, TECHJET also offers precision waterjet cutting tables, waterjet parts and service.
Company officials said the acquisition of AccuStream means the firm can now add waterjet cutting technologies to its menu, which already includes plasma and laser technologies.
The Jet Edge iP36-50 modular waterjet intensifier pump produces up to 1.
The 5-axis machine sits alongside two existing waterjet cutting tables, also acquired through Wightman Stewart, which are used mainly for jobbing 2D cutting of metallic or non-metallic materials.
It is manufactured and distributed for Waterjet AG by Max Daetwyler AG.
The conventional abrasive injector waterjet cutting is proved to be usable for versatile machining tasks since a long time.