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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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Main features: purchase of a digital waterjet cutting table for the university of corsica
KMT Waterjet Systems, a global manufacturer of UHP waterjet pumps and aftermarket parts for waterjet cutting machines, has introduced a waterjet cut calculator mobile app.
[ClickPress, Mon Dec 10 2018] The expanding database of Market Research Reports Search Engine (MRRSE) has been recently updated by the addition of a new study which is titled as " Global Waterjet Cutting Machine Consumables Market - Prospects, Outlook and Growth Analysis for the Period 2018 -- 2026 ".
Waterjet technology uses a mechanical-physical method of material removal.
Actually, the laboratory experiments of linear rock cutting by mechanical tools and waterjet-assisted mechanical tool cannot simulate the rock breakage of cutting head in underground mining actually; thus the previous research results for the design of revolving cutting head with waterjet assistance exist some boundedness.
FAWJ technique requires a special cutting head and is a waterjet cutting process suitable for very fine abrasives so metals and other hard materials could be processed with incisions as thin as 0.2 mm.
During this forecast period, the global market for waterjet cutting machines will exhibit a value CAGR of 8.9%.
"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 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.
Hypertherm, the manufacturer of plasma, laser and waterjet cutting systems, plans to unveil several new products at Fabtech 2015 and continue its focus on helping the event's attendees choose from among the various cutting processes and automated offerings available today.
India, June 12 -- According to the company, the HyPlex Prime represents the newest advancements in highly efficient, direct drive waterjet pumps.
3 February 2014 - US private equity firm American Industrial Partners (AIP) said that its affiliate Waterjet Holdings Inc had completed the takeover of industrial waterjet systems maker Flow International Corp (NASDAQ:FLOW).