How to Choose Wisely When Purchasing Cutting Equipment

November 2008
Metal Center News;Fall2008 Cutting Edge, p4
Trade Publication
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.


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