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Powermax85 SYNC Hypertherm plasma cutter

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Powermax85 SYNC plasma cutter

Recommended for cutting up to 1 1/4 in. (@ 10IPM)

Severance (hand cutting) thickness: 1 1/2 in.

Pierce*: 3/4 in.

*Pierce rating for handheld use or with automatic torch height control.


The Powermax85 SYNC™ is a next-generation, professional-grade air plasma cutter that dramatically simplifies system operation for cutting and gouging up to 25 mm (1in.). Features automated system process set-up via advanced RFID-enabled SmartSYNC™ torches, and a revolutionary single-piece cartridge consumable that provides trackable utilization data. The Powermax85 SYNC maximizes productivity through reductions in downtime, optimized cut quality performance, and streamlined consumable inventory management.

Maximum Productivity

  • Finish jobs faster with cut speeds one and a half times greater than oxyfuel on 1/2 in. (12mm) mild steel
  • Superior cut and gouge quality let you spend less time on grinding and edge preparation
  • Multiple, easy-to-use torch styles let you tackle a wide variety of jobs using the same system


  • No need to change the air pressure - Smart Sense™ technology ensures that it is always correctly set
  • SpringStart™ technology ensures consistent starting and a more reliable torch
  • Drag cut at full output with a patented shield that reduces dross buildup for smoother cutting

Rugged and Reliable

  • Hypertherm Certified™ reliability ensures peak performance even in the harshest environments
  • Duramax torches are designed for high-impact and heat resistance

Low Operating Costs

  • Reduce costs with long consumable life and more uptime
  • High power efficiency lowers energy consumption

Built and Tested to Withstand Harsh 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

Includes: 180deg; machine torch, 25 ft leads, starter consumable kit


Capacity: Recommended Thickness: 25 mm ( 1 in.) Cut Speed: 500 mm/min (20 ipm)
Thickness: 32 mm ( 1-1/4 in.) Cut Speed: 250 mm/min (10 ipm)
Capacity: Severance (Hand Cutting) Thickness: 38 mm (1-1/2 in.) Cut Speed: 125 mm/min (5 ipm)
Capacity: Pierce* Thickness: 20 mm (3/4 in.)

*Pierce rating for handheld cutting, or mechanized cutting with programmable torch height control

Air Requirements:

Clean, dry, oil-free air or nitrogen

6.7 cfm @ 90 psi. For high duty cycle use, a compressor capable of 1.5x - 2x this amount is recommended. 

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