Hypertherm’s exclusive X-Definition™ plasma is the highest form of plasma technology. It builds on high definition plasma and sets new standards for cut quality on mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum.

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XPR300 plasma cutting system

Cut faster and use fewer consumables with the new XPR300™ mechanized plasma cutting system. Meet the new plasma.

Specifications

Maximum open-circuit voltage (U0) 360 VDC
Maximum output current 300 A
Maximum output power 66.5 kW
Output voltage 50 VDC–210 VDC
100% duty arc voltage 210 V
Duty cycle rating 100% at 66.5 kW, 40° C (104° F)
Operational ambient temperature range -10° C–40° C (14° F–104° F)
Power factor 0.98 at 66.5 kW
Cooling Forced air (Class F)
Insulation Class H
EMC emissions classification (CE models only) Class A
Lift points Top lift eye weight rating 680 kg (1,500 lb.)
   

Operating data

Cut chart thicknessmminches
Pierce capacity Mild steel (argon-assist) 50 2
Mild steel (standard O2) 45 1–3/4
Stainless steel 38 1–1/2
Aluminum 38 1–1/2
Severance capacity Mild steel 80 3–1/8
Stainless steel 75 3
Aluminum 50 2

This does not represent a complete list of processes or thicknesses that are available.

ConsoleCutting gasesCurrent (A)Cut chart thickness (mm)Approximate cutting speed (mm/min)Cut chart thickness (in.)Approximate cutting speed (ipm)
Mild steel
CoreTM, VWI, and OptiMixTM O2 plasma 30 0.5 5348 0.018" 215
O2 shield 3 1153 0.135" 40
5 726 3/16" 30
O2 plasma 50 3 3820 0.105" 155
Air shield 5 2322 3/16" 95
8 1369 5/16" 55
O2 plasma 80 3 5582 0.105" 225
Air shield 6 3048 1/4" 110
12 1405 1/2" 55
O2 plasma 130 3 6502 0.135" 240
Air shield 10 2680 3/8" 110
38 256 1-1/2" 10
O2 plasma 170 6 5080 1/4" 200
Air shield 12 3061 1/2" 115
25 1175 1" 45
50 267 2" 10
O2 plasma 300 12 3940 1/2" 155
Air shield 25 1950 1" 75
50 560 2" 21
80 165 3" 7
Stainless steel
Core, VWI, and OptiMix N2 plasma 40 0.8 6100 0.036" 240
N2 shield 3 2683 0.105" 120
6 918 1/4" 32
VWI and OptiMix F5 plasma 80 3 4248 0.135 140
N2 shield 6 1916 1/4" 70
12 864 1/2" 34
OptiMix H2-Ar-N2 plasma 170 10 1975 3/8" 80
N2 shield 12 1735 1/2" 65
38 256 1-1/2" 10
H2-Ar-N2 plasma 300 12 2038 1/2" 80
N2 shield 25 1040 1" 40
50 387 2" 17
75 162 3" 6
VWI and OptiMix N2 plasma 300 12 2159 1/2" 85
H2O shield 25 1302 1" 50
50 403 2" 15
Aluminum
Core, VWI, and OptiMix Air plasma 40 1.5 4799 0.036 240
Air shield 3 2596 1/8" 85
6 911 1/4" 32
VWI and OptiMix N2 plasma 80 3 3820 1/8" 140
H2O shield 6 2203 1/4" 80
10 956 1/2" 28
N2 plasma 130 6 2413 1/4" 95
H2O shield 10 1702 3/8" 70
N2 300 20 870 3/4" 35
12 2286 1/2" 90
H2O shield 25 1302 1" 50
50 524 2" 20
OptiMix H2-Ar-N2 plasma 300 12 3810 1/2" 150
N2 shield 25 2056 1" 80
50 391 2" 15

XPR170 plasma cutting system

The XPR170™ mechanized plasma cutting system delivers next generation X-Definition® processes from very thin up to mid-range thicknesses.

Specifications

Maximum open-circuit voltage (U0) 360 VDC
Maximum output current 170 A
Maximum output power 35.7 kW
Output voltage 50 VDC–210 VDC
100% duty arc voltage 210 V
Duty cycle rating 100% at 35.7 kW, 40° C (104° F)
Operational ambient temperature range -10° C–40° C (14° F–104° F)
Power factor 0.98 at 35.7 kW
Cooling Forced air (Class F)
Insulation Class H
EMC emissions classification (CE models only) Class A
Lift points

Top lift eye weight rating 454 kg (1,000 lb.)

Bottom lift truck slots

Operating data

Mild steelmminches
Pierce capacity (argon-assist shield gas) 40 1–9/16
  (standard air shield gas) 35 1–3/8
Severance 60 2–3/8
Stainless steel  
Pierce capacity 22 7/8
Severance 38 1–1/2
Aluminum  
Pierce capacity 25 1
Severance 38 1–1/2

This does not represent a complete list of processes or thicknesses that are available.

ConsoleCutting gasesCurrent (A)Thickness (mm)Approximate cutting speed (mm/min)Thickness (in.)Approximate cutting speed (ipm)
Mild steel
Core, VWI, and OptiMix O2 plasma 30 0.5 5348 0.018 215
O2 shield 3 1153 0.135 40
5 726 3/16 30
O2 plasma 50 3 3820 0.105 155
Air shield 5 2322 3/16 95
8 1369 5/16 55
O2 plasma 80 3 5582 0.105 225
Air shield 6 3048 1/4 110
12 1405 1/2 55
O2 plasma 130 3 6502 0.035 240
Air shield 10 2680 3/8 110
38 256 1–1/2 10
O2 plasma 170 6 5080 1/4 200
Air shield 12 3061 1/2 115
25 1175 1 45
60 152 2–3/8 6
Stainless steel
Core, VWI, and OptiMix N2 plasma 40 0.8 6100 0.036 240
N2 shield 3 2683 0.105 120
6 918 1/4 32
VWI and OptiMix F5 plasma 80 3 4248 0.135 140
N2 shield 6 1916 1/4 70
12 864 1/2 34
OptiMix H2-Ar-N2 plasma 170 10 1975 3/8 80
N2 shield 12 1735 1/2 65
38 256 1-1/2 10
VWI and OptiMix N2 plasma 170 10 1975 3/8 80
H2O shield 20 978 3/4 40
38 434 1-1/2 17
Aluminum
Core, VWI, and OptiMix Air plasma 40 1.5 4799 0.036 240
Air shield 3 2596 1/8 85
6 911 1/4 32
VWI and OptiMix N2 plasma 80 3 3820 1/8 140
H2O shield 6 2203 1/4 80
10 956 1/2 28
N2 plasma 130 6 2413 1/4 95
H2O shield 10 1702 3/8 70
20 870 3/4 35
N2 plasma 170 10 1994 3/8 80
H2O shield 20 978 3/4 40
38 434 1-1/2 17
OptiMix H2-Ar-N2 plasma 170 10 3334 3/8 135
N2 shield 20 1213 3/4 50
38 384 1-1/2 15