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Hypertherm Powermax 85®

The Powermax85® Fast cut speeds: 250% faster than oxy fuel on 12 mm mild steel.  Superior cut and gouge quality means less time spent on grinding and edge preparation.   The PowerMax 85 metal removal gouge capacity rate is 8,8 kg per hour. 

The Powermax 85 plasma cutter has a recommended cutting capacity of (25mm – 32mm) severance 38 mm, piercing 19 mm*

Specification data sheet

    Maximum productivity

  • Fast cut speeds: 250% faster than oxyfuel on 12 mm mild steel.
  • Superior cut and gouge quality means less time spent on grinding and edge preparation.
  • Easy-to-use for cutting and gouging

  • Smart Sense™ technology automatically sets correct air pressure based on torch length and operating mode.
  • Handheld, straight machine and robotic torches for greater versatility and ease-of-use.
  • Wide voltage tolerance improves performance on motor generators and in low-line conditions.
  • Improved shield reduces dross buildup and enables smoother drag cutting for a better cut.
  • Built and tested to withstand the harshest conditions

  • Duramax™ torches are designed for high impact and heat-resistance.
  • SpringStart™ technology ensures consistent starting and a more reliable torch.
  • Low maintenance for maximum uptime – it keeps on going.
  • Low operating cost

  • Long consumable life for lower cost and more uptime.
  • High power efficiency lowers energy consumption.
  Thickness Cut Speed
Recommended 25mm 500 mm/min
  32mm 250 mm/min
Severance 38mm 125 mm/min
Gouge capacity 8,8 kg per hour 5,8 mm D x 7,1 mm W


specification powermax 85 plasma cutting system

genuine hypertherm duramax torch consumables for the powermax 85