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Hypertherm Powermax 85®: 19mm CNC Cutting & Then Some

Powermax 85® combines the portability of the 45XP with the more advanced features found in the 105 and 125 cutters. It’s a high-performance plasma cutter that can power through CNC cutting of 19mm steel all day, every day…. and edge cut up to 25mm.

Like all Hypertherm plasma cutters, the 85 is designed in USA and built to last. Also, Hypertherm’s legendary torch technology offers exceptional consumables wear life and reduced operating costs.

Plus it comes with a 3-year machine warranty that will give you reliable service for years.

The Powermax 85® is compatible with our plasma tables from Samson and PlasmaCAM for a worry-free installation. You can order them from us as a package, so you have a table, cutter, computer system and all the components you need to start working right away.

Recommended Cutting Capacity – Mild Steel

CNC – Piercing 19mm Maximum thickness that can be effectively pierced when used on Jaymac’s CNC plasma cutting table systems
CNC – Edge Cutting 25mm Good cut quality at speeds of at least 500mm per minute (Edge cutting only)
Hand Cutting 32mm Good cut quality at speeds of up to 250mm per minute (Not recommended for CNC)
Severance 38mm Thickness which can be reasonably severed at slow speed with poor cut quality (Hand cutting only)

Covers Your Wide Range of Plasma Cutting Needs

With the Powermax 85®, you can cut through many types of materials used in a variety of applications. It’s the perfect plasma cutter for:

  • Agriculture
  • Manufacturing
  • PlasmaCAM and Samson robotic plasma tables
  • Repair and maintenance
  • Sheet metal
  • Scrap metal
  • Gouging


Material Thickness (mm) Maximum cut speed (mm/min)
Mild Steel 1.6 9200
3.0 5000
6.0 5300
12 2000
19 920
25 560
32 350
Stainless Steel 1.6 9200
3.0 5850
6.0 5850
12 1750
19 770
25 485
Aluminum 2.0 9000
6.0 6200
12 2400
19 1170
25 670


Input voltage/Input current 415v 3 phase/20 amps
Output current 25 – 85 amps
Duty Cycle @ 40Fc 85 amps @ 60%
Dimensions (L x W x H) 500 x 234 x 455 mm
Weight with torch 28 kg
Air supply flow rate 189 l/min
Generator requirement 20 – 25 kva
Warranty* Full 3 year power supply 1 year torch


PlasmaCAM and Samson robotic
Plasma tables
Repair and maintenance
Scrap metal


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