OMAX Corporation

21409 72nd Ave S
Kent, WA 98032 US

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Ultimate Waterjet Versatility

OMAX waterjets offer unmatched cutting versatility.

OMAX Corporation Earns ISO 9001:2015 Certification

OMAX Corporation, the world’s leading manufacturer of abrasive waterjet systems, announced today that it has achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification.

OMAX Receives 2016 Tibbetts Award for Micro Abrasive Waterjet Technology

On January 10, OMAX Corporation was one of 37 companies to receive the prestigious Tibbetts Award at the White House.

New OMAX Dashboard Gives Customers the Ultimate in Service and Support

OMAX Corporation recently launched its new Digital Customer Dashboard.

OMAX MicroMAX Named Finalist for Prestigious R&D 100 Awards

The OMAX MicroMAX JetMachining Center has been named a finalist by R&D Magazine in the field of Mechanical/Materials for the magazine’s highly regarded 2016 R&D 100 Awards.

MAXIEM 1530 Provides Waterjet Cutting Versatility and Value

OMAX Corporation's MAXIEM 1530 JetMachining Center with an A-Jet multi-axis cutting head brings versatility and value to job shops, fabricators, metal service centers and others that need a quick, efficient way to process parts from a wide range of workpiece materials and thicknesses.

Truth in Waterjet

Through our ongoing investment in research and development, advanced manufacturing practices and proprietary technologies, we offer the most versatile and efficient abrasive waterjet technology on the market today.

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Mike Ruppenthal and Steve Ulmer of Omax

Omax Promotes General Manager and VP of Sales
Omax now has a new general manager and vice president of sales. 

laser and waterjet products in a grid collage

March 2019 Product Spotlight: Laser and Waterjet
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on laser and waterjet fabrication technologies.

Omax to Become Subsidiary of Hypertherm
Hypertherm does not plan to make significant changes to Omax’s operations, management structure or distribution channels.

Omax ProtoMax

Small Waterjet Operates Quietly in Machine Shop Support Role
Eastec 2019: Omax will present the ProtoMax designed to cut through nearly any material, including aluminum, titanium, stone, carbon fiber and G10 composite.

Omax GlobalMax 10 horsepower waterjet pump

10-hp Waterjet Pump Delivers 30,000 psi for Cutting
Omax has expanded its GlobalMax pump series with a 10-hp version for its GlobalMax JetMachining waterjet machines. 

Omax ProtoMax

Omax Emphases How Waterjet Complements Machining
Abrasive waterjet cutting specialist Omax Corp. is featuring its latest advancements, designed to meet a variety of manufacturing and educational needs, including live demonstrations in its booth and in the Smartforce Student Summit.

Demonstration of Protomax personal waterjet machine

Omax Celebrates Anniversary, New Products at Open House
The manufacturer of waterjet cutting solutions marked its 25 years in business with demonstrations of its products, including new additions that have enabled the company to expand its reach.

Omax ProtoMax waterjet system

Waterjet System Designed for Prototyping, Personal Use
IMTS 2018: Omax’s ProtoMax personal abrasive waterjet system is a self-installed cutting system for prototyping and low-volume cutting of material 1" thick.

Laser and waterjet products

March 2018 Product Spotlight: Laser and Waterjet
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on laser equipment and waterjet machinery.

Omax’s ProtoMax abrasive waterjet

Compact Abrasive Waterjet Cuts Most Inch-Thick Materials
Omax’s ProtoMax abrasive waterjet is a compact, self-installed cutting system for prototyping and low-volume cutting of almost any material around 1" thick.

Omax Protomax personal abrasive waterjet

The Personal Waterjet Cutting System Is a Natural Development
Much like what is happening with desktop 3D printing, Omax has developed a way to bring the versatility, capability and simplicity of waterjet cutting to a broader spectrum of users.

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What We Learned at Westec 2017
Westec offered a useful mix of emerging technology and practical applications. This slide show reflects this mix in its eclectic coverage of what exhibitors had to offer.

Omax MicroMax abrasive waterjet

A Waterjet Machining Center that Fits
At first, abrasive waterjet machines were naturally at home in the fabricating shop. Today, certain models resemble a typical, fully enclosed CNC machine and they fit well in a machining job shop setting.

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Omax Engineer Receives Fellowship from American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Darren L. Stang received the fellowship award for his leadership in the area of high-pressure technology in ASME’s Pressure Vessel and Piping (PVP) Division.

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Growing the Waterjet Job Shop
The flexibility, capability and precision of the abrasive waterjet cutting process was the perfect match for this entrepreneur’s imagination, drive and boldness.

Techni Waterjet i713-G2 Dual Station waterjet

August 2015 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Waterjet
Click through the slideshow for machines, accessories and software related to waterjet machining.

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Under a Wing
The inspiration for this column came to me in the parking lot behind an extraordinary high school, where I learned about an extraordinary teaching lab.

Makino iQ300 micromachining center

May 2015 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Micromachining
From cutting tools to waterjets, this slideshow highlights equipment suitable for micromachining.

Omax MicroMax JetMachining Center

Waterjet Cuts Delicate, Complex Patterns
Omax’s MicroMax JetMachining Center is capable of cutting micron-level parts or features from materials including exotic metals, composites, polymer thermoplastics and glass.

Aircraft Carrier Model

CAM Software Enhances AWJ as an Additive Process
Intelli-CAM from Omax Corp is especially tailored for the needs of AWJ machine users. This CAM software provides features that support additive manufacturing applications.

Dillon’s hard jaws

Houstex 2015 Preview Slideshow
Click through the slideshow to see a selection of technologies to be displayed at Houstex in advance of the February 24-26 trade show.

Product Categories of OMAX Corporation

Gear Cutting Tools
Indexers & Rotary Tables
Waterjet Cutting Machines

Trade Names

A-Jet® Cutting Head
EnduroMAX® Direct Drive Pumps
GlobalMAX
GlobalMAX
Intelli-CAM®
Intelli-ETCH®
Intelli-MAX®
Intelli-TRACE®
Intelli-TRAX®
Intelli-VISOR®
MAXIEM®
MAXIEM® JetMachining® Centers
MAXJET®
MAXJET®5
MAXJET®5i Nozzle
OMAX®
OMAX® JetMachining® Center
ProtoMAX
ProtoMAX
Tilt-A-Jet® Cutting Head