TITLE

How to Choose Wisely When Purchasing Cutting Equipment

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Fall2008 Cutting Edge, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses proper ways of purchasing cutting equipment. The author explains that, in buying any new thermal-cutting machine for production, the size and thickness of the materials to be cut as well as the ability of the purchaser to pay for the machine should be considered. The operator's knowledge of computer should likewise be taken into account, since all modern-cutting machines are allegedly using CNC, which is the computerized drive system for thermal-cutting.
ACCESSION #
35262252

 

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