Powermax system comparison

There’s a portable Powermax® system that’s right for just about any cutting job you can throw at it. To make the best choice, compare them.

 
Powermax30 AIR

Powermax30® AIR plasma system

Powermax30 XP

Powermax30® XP plasma system

Powermax45 XP

Powermax45® XP plasma system

Powermax65

Powermax65® plasma system

Powermax85

Powermax85® plasma system

Powermax105

Powermax105® plasma system

Powermax125

Powermax125® plasma system

Key specifications
Supported applications Drag cutting

Drag cutting

Extended reach cutting and gouging 

Fine feature cutting

Drag cutting

Extended reach cutting and gouging 

Fine feature cutting

Flush cutting

Max control gouging

Max removal gouging

Marking

Mechanized cutting

Precision gouging

Drag cutting

Extended reach cutting and gouging 

Fine feature cutting

Flush cutting

Max control gouging

Max removal gouging

Mechanized cutting

Drag cutting

Extended reach cutting and gouging 

Fine feature cutting

Flush cutting

Max control gouging

Max removal gouging

Mechanized cutting

Drag cutting

Extended reach cutting and gouging 

Fine feature cutting

Flush cutting

Max control gouging

Max removal gouging

Mechanized cutting

Drag cutting

Fine feature cutting

Flush cutting

Max control gouging

Max removal gouging

Mechanized cutting

Cut processes Plasma – conventional air Plasma – conventional air Plasma – conventional air Plasma – conventional air Plasma – conventional air Plasma – conventional air Plasma – conventional air
Output amperage range 15–30 A 15–30 A 10–45 A 20–65 A 25–85 A 30–105 A 30–125 A
Recommended cut capacity   8 mm (5/16″) 10 mm (3/8″) 16 mm (5/8″) 20 mm (3/4″) 25 mm (1″) 32 mm (1-1/4″) 38 mm (1-1/2″)
Severance cut capacity   16 mm (5/8″) 16 mm (5/8″) 29 mm (1-1/8″) 32 mm (1-1/4″) 38 mm (1-1/2″) 50 mm (2″) 57 mm (2-1/4″)
Mechanized pierce capacity 12 mm (1/2″) 12 mm (1/2″) 16 mm (5/8″) 20 mm (3/4″) 25 mm (1″)
ISO 1913 cut range 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Input voltage(s)

CSA 120–240 V, 1-PH, 50/60 Hz

CE 120–240 V, 1-PH, 50/60Hz

CSA 120–240 V, 1-PH, 50/60 Hz

CE 120–240 V, 1-PH, 50/60 Hz

CCC 120–240 V, 1-PH, 50/60 Hz

CSA 200–240 V, 1-PH, 50/60 Hz

CSA 480 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CE/CCC 230 V, 1-PH, 50/60 Hz

CE/CCC 400 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CSA 200–480 V, 1-PH, 50/60 Hz

CSA 200–600 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CE/CCC 380–400 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CSA 200–480 V, 1-PH, 50/60 Hz

CSA 200–600 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CE/CCC 380–400 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CSA 200–600 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CE 230–400 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CE/CCC 380–400 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CSA 480 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CSA 600 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CE 400 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

CCC 380 V, 3-PH, 50/60 Hz

kW output 2.49 3.8 6.5 9 12.2 16.8 21.9
Duty cycle at max current* 35% 35% 50% 50% 60% 80% 100%
Process/shield gas options Internal compressed air Air, N2, F5 Air, N2, F5 Air, N2, F5 Air, N2, F5 Air, N2, F5 Air, N2, F5
Torch style options Handheld torch Handheld torch

Handheld torches

Machine torches

Robotic torches

Handheld Long torches

Handheld torches

Machine torches

Robotic torches

Handheld Long torches

Handheld torches

Machine torches

Robotic torches

Handheld Long torches

Handheld torches

Machine torches

Robotic torches

Handheld Long torches

Handheld torches

Machine torches

Robotic torches

Handheld Long torches

Product width 195 mm (7.7″) 140 mm (5.5″) 173 mm (6.8″) 234 mm (9.2″) 234 mm (9.2″) 274 mm (10.8″) 274 mm (10.8″)
Product height 333 mm (13.1″) 305 mm (12.0″) 356 mm (14.0″) 455 mm (17.9″) 455 mm (17.9″) 508 mm (20.0″) 508 mm (20.0″)
Product depth 420 mm (16.5″) 356 mm (14.0″) 442 mm (17.4″) 500 mm (19.7″) 500 mm (19.7″) 592 mm (23.3″) 592 mm (23.3″)
Approximate weight without torch and leads 13.5 kg (29.8 lb.)** 9.7 kg (21.4 lb.)** 12 kg (26 lb.) 24.5 kg (54 lb.) 27.2 kg (60 lb.) 40 kg (88 lb.) 41 kg (90 lb.)
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 * @ 40° C (104° F)
** includes torch and lead

CSA models are for use in the Americas and Asia, except China.
CE models are for use in countries that require CE or GOST marks.
CCC models are for use in China.