3D pieces cutting of flat materials by combustion using plasma. Beskrivning The process A power source is connected to the work  and the cutting tool electrode , which is often made of tungsten. The cutting tool also includes cooling water  and a plasma gas  adjusted to the workpiece. By the energy supplied gas is transformed into plasma resulting in temperatures of about 30,000 degrees Celsius. The plasma beam  emitted melts the workpiece and by its high kinetic energy, the material is removed, leaving behind a cut. The cutting head is positioned usually by means of a portal system in combination with additional shafts to provide tilting and rotation. The systems are designed for angled cutting of flat plates and to some extent also for cutting curved surfaces but does not have the same slant opportunities and working range as full 3D cutting. By nesting details can be placed in a way that minimizes wastage of material. Nesting By placing the details in an optimal way, you can minimize spillage and average set up time per detail when cutting sheet metal Read more Plasma cutting 3D of flat material Process photos Process films Standards Only for logged in users. Become member or login.