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    Waterjet Cutting vs. Plasma Cutting

    Custom fabricators use a range of tools to produce perfectly processed metal sheet, plate, and other parts. Two of the most popular tools are waterjet cutting machines and plasma cutting tables. How do these two machines compare in how they fabricate materials? Before we take a closer look, let’s ...
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    Custom HVAC Fabrication

    HVAC Fabrication 101

    For homeowners and business owners who are investing in a new HVAC system, the performance of the machine will be a key factor into which model they choose to have installed. But while HVAC manufacturers may be quick to boast about the energy-saving capabilities of their products, performance will a...
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    Fabricating Aluminum & Steel Trailers

    Fabricating Aluminum & Steel Trailers

    Custom fabricators who are equipped with state-of-the-art plasma cutting technology are capable of producing a wide selection of metal products for their customers. One popular product that can be a great source of revenue is a custom-fabricated trailer. Whatever the specs may be, metal trailers are...
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    Three Basic Metal Fabrication Techniques

    Metal fabrication is a booming and ever-growing industry. This process is used to produce a nearly endless amount of parts for manufacturing companies around the world. For instance, metal fabricators create large materials such as frames for cars, fuselages for airplanes, hulls for ships, and beams...
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    Common Causes of Oxy-Fuel Cutting Deficiencies

    While oxy-fuel cutting is a straightforward process, it nonetheless requires experience to perfect. Professional metal fabricators who have mastered this cutting technique produce smooth and square cut surfaces, near-vertical lag lines, and parallel kerf walls. The ideal cut surface has a slightly r...
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    Tips for Piercing Steel With Oxy-Fuel Torch

    Tips for Piercing Metal With an Oxy-Fuel Torch

    Oxy-fuel cutting is a popular method for fabricating mild steel. This process uses a stream of pure oxygen to shape the material. However, before cutting begins, the steel material must first be pierced, which is an art form of itself. Before we look more closely at the piercing process, let’s rev...
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    Benefits of Automated Metal Fabrication

    Custom metal fabricators use a range of technology, including plasma cutters, oxy-fuel cutters, and waterjet cutters, in their operations. And when they want to maximize their capabilities, they will often purchase equipment with automated CNC technology. Automated processing offers fabrication shop...
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