Hypertherm cartridge platform for Powermax systems

With its revolutionary single-piece design, the new cartridge consumable for Powermax® systems will change the way you cut and gouge metal forever. Your consumable inventory management will be streamlined. Select your cartridge and with a simple twist onto the torch you’re ready to go.

Available in Asia (except India), Australia, New Zealand, and South America on October 18, 2021, and worldwide on January 17, 2022.

Benefits of Hypertherm cartridges

Easy to use

  • Reduce operator training and troubleshooting time with fewer consumable parts to manage and replace.
  • Cartridges are color coded by application and clearly laser marked for easy identification of process and amperage.
  • Upgrading to the Hypertherm cartridge platform is easy for Powermax45® XP/65/85/105 systems via a torch adapter for Duramax® torches.

Productivity gains

  • Cartridges are optimized by design to maximize performance and output for life gains when handheld cutting and optimal cut quality for mechanized cutting.
  • The cartridge provides useful utilization data when used in conjunction with SmartSYNC™ torches and a Powermax SYNC™ system. The data can be used to improve cutting operations and identify opportunities for operator training.
  • Specialty cartridges for gouging, FlushCut™ and FineCut® extends the capabilities of Powermax systems.

Torch compatibility

  • Fully compatible with all SmartSYNC torches, providing automated process set-up and data transfer to the system
    • Available cartridge reader accessory pairs with Powermax SYNC smartphone app to analyze performance data such as starts, transfers, and arc-on time
  • Limited functionality with Duramax and Duramax® Lock torches (found on Powermax45 XP/65/85/105)
    • Requires separate torch adapter (part number 428951)
    • Does not provide automated process set-up or data transfer

 

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Hypertherm cartridges part numbers

Hypertherm cartridges for Powermax systems are manufactured to uphold our high standards for quality and reliability. As part of the manufacturing process, we test-fire each cartridge to ensure proper assembly and function. As a result, there may be burn marks on the tip of the cartridge. This is normal and not a sign of damage.

Drag cutting and FineCut for hand torches

Drag cutting and FineCut for hand torches

Hypertherm cartridges

Process

Cartridge

105 A

428937

85 A

428935

65 A

428931

45 A

428927

FineCut® drag cutting

428928

Mechanized/stand-off and FineCut for mechanized torches

Mechanized/stand-off and FineCut for mechanized torches

Hypertherm cartridges

Process

Cartridge

105 A

428936

85 A

428934

65 A

428930

45 A

428925

FineCut® mechanized cutting

428926

Ohmic ring kit

428895

(contains 3 #420580 ohmic rings)

Mechanized cartridges can be used on hand torches if a stand-off is desired.

Max removal and max control gouging

Max removal and max control gouging

Hypertherm cartridges

Process

Cartridge

Max removal gouging 105 A

428938

Max removal gouging 45–85 A

428932

Max control gouging 105 A

428939

Max control gouging 45–85 A

428933

FlushCut options

FlushCut

Hypertherm cartridges

Process

FlushCut™

105 A

428954

85 A

428953

65 A

428952

 

 

Duramax torches with adapter and cartridge

Upgrade your current Powermax system

Have a previous generation Powermax? No problem. Owners of our Powermax45 XP and Powermax65/85/105 can enjoy many of the benefits of our revolutionary cartridge consumable platform by simply adding a torch adapter to their current Duramax and Duramax Lock torch. The separate torch adapter will allow you to simplify consumable ordering, inventory, and installation by replacing your current 5-piece consumable stack-up with a Hypertherm cartridge. Learn more.