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Medium Range Plasma Cutter

The newest member of our best-selling Hypertherm Powermax® portable plasma systems. The Powermax45® XP delivers improved cut capacity – up to 16 mm (5/8”) metal – as well as faster cut speeds, and automatic gas adjustment for quick, a simple setup and easy operation. The New Duramax® Lock torches support handheld and mechanized cutting of a wider range of material thicknesses, along with enhanced gouging and marking functionality.

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Easy to use

  • Small size and light weight offer exceptional portability for a 16 mm (5/8″) rated cutting system
  • With patented drag-cutting technology and operator-friendly design, the Powermax 45 XP is easy to use, even for first-time users
  • Smart Sense™ technology ensures that air pressure is always correctly set

Versatile performer

  • CNC interface and FastConnect™ torch connection allows both handheld and mechanized operation
  • A wide range of torch styles to choose from for both handheld and automated processes
  • Extensive array of application capabilities via specialty consumables for fine feature cutting, extended reach cutting, gouging, precision gouging, and marking

Rugged and reliable

  • Duramax® Lock torches are designed for high-impact and heat resistance
  • SpringStart™ technology ensures consistent starting and optimum torch performance
  • Hypertherm Certified™ reliability ensures peak performance even in the most demanding environments

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Typical applications

The Powermax45 XP outperforms any air-plasma cutting system

  • Automotive repair and restoration
  • Farm equipment maintenance
  • Light metal manufacturing and fabrication
  • Metal building construction
  • HVAC
  • Metal art fabrication
  • Plant and facility maintenance
  • and many more!

Specifications

Input voltages
(± 10%)
CSA200 – 240 V, 1-PH, 50-60 Hz
480 V, 3-PH, 50-60 Hz
CE230 V, 1-PH, 50-60 Hz
400 V, 3-PH, 50-60 Hz
Input Current @ 5.95 kWCSA200/230 V, 1-PH, 34/28 A
480 V, 3-PH, 9 A
CE230 V, 1-PH, 30 A
380/400 V, 3-PH, 10.5/10 A
Output current20 – 45 A
Rated output voltage145 VDC
Duty cycle @ 40°C (104°F)CSA50% @ 45 A, 200 – 240 V, 1-PH
60% @ 41 A, 200 – 240 V, 1-PH
100% @ 32 A, 200 – 240 V, 1-PH
50% @ 45 A, 480 V, 3-PH
60% @ 41 A, 480 V, 3-PH
100% @ 32 A, 480 V, 3-PH
CE/CCC50% @ 45 A, 230 V, 1-PH
60% @ 41 A, 230 V, 1-PH
100% @ 32 A, 230 V, 1-PH
50% @ 45 A, 400 V, 3-PH
60% @ 41 A, 400 V, 3-PH
100% @ 32 A, 400 V, 3-PH
Open circuit voltage (OCV)275 VDC (200 – 240 V, CSA/CE/CCC and 480 V, CSA)
265 VDC (400 V CE/CCC)
Dimensions with handles442 mm (17.4″) D; 173 mm (6.8″) W; 357 mm (14.1″) H
Weight with 6.1 m (20′) torchCSA14 kg (31 lbs)
CE15 kg (33 lbs)
Gas SupplyCutting: air (clean, dry and oil-free), nitrogen, F5
Gouging: air (clean, dry and oil-free), nitrogen, F5
Marking: air (clean dry and oil-free) argon
Recommended gas inlet
flow rate / pressure
188 I/min (400 scfh) @ 5,9 bar (90 psi)
Input power cable length3 m (10′)
Power supply typeInverter – IGBT
Engine drive requirement12.5 kVA (10kW) for full 45 A output
Electrical effiency88%
Recyclability100%
CertificationCSA certified for use in the Americas and Asia, except China. CCC for use in China. CE, RCM, GOST-TR, UkrSEPRO, and Serbian AAA for use in Europe, Australia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Serbia, Ukraine, and other countries where accepted.
Engine drive ratingSystem output currentPerformance (arc stretch)
10 kW45 AFull
8 kW45 ALimited
6 kW30 AFull
CapacityThicknessCut speed
Cutting
Recommended16 mm (5/8″)500 mm/min (20 ipm)
22 mm (7/8″)250 mm/min (10 ipm)
Severance (hand cutting)29 mm (1-1/8″)125 mm/min (5 ipm)
Pierce*12 mm (1/2″)

 

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

CapacityMetal removal rateGroove profile
Gouging
Typical gouge3,4 kg/hr (7.5 lbs/hr)3,2 mm (.12″) D x 6,8 mm (.26″)W
MaterialThickness
inches
Current
amps
Production cut speed*
ipm
Mild steel10 GA45181
1/44572
3/84538
1/24524
5/84516
Stainless steel10 GA45134
1/44559
3/84529
1/24519
5/84513
Aluminum1/845263
1/445104
3/84542
1/24526
5/84514

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