- Eastwood Versa Cut 40 Amp Plasma Cutter
Is the Versa Cut 40 made in the US or a foreign country?
is the 220 plug on this machine a standard industry plug , or does it have to be changed , which voids warranty
I have a Nema 6-50R receptacle in my garage. Can I place a 6-50p plug on this machine and will it function properly?
Will this unit cut 3/8” steel very clean?
is this a pilot arc plasma cutter
Do you have a portable machine that doesn’t require an external compression, but has a built-in compressor?
Can the 40, or 60amp plasma cutter compatible for use with the Plasmacam CNC?
I have a Versa Cut 40. Its used in a home shop, is a little more than a year old with maybe 10 hours of use on it. It went into overload protection today after a few minutes of use. After sitting several hours still no go. What gives?
Eastwood Versa Cut 40 Amp Plasma Cutter
Eastwood Versa Cut 40 Amp Plasma Cutter
Item #12740 Brand: Eastwood
Versa-Cut 40 Plasma Cutter easily slices through materials up to 3/8" thick.
Versa Cut 40-Amp Plasma Cutter
The Eastwood-designed plasma cutter is your smartest choice for making clean, fast cuts through steel, stainless steel or aluminum as thin as 24 gauge or as thick as 3/8-inch. Compared to mechanical cutting, our Versa Cut 40 Plasma Cutter works significantly faster and makes curved and intricate cuts more easily and precisely. This is our best all-around plasma cutter and will handle most auto restoration, fabrication or repair work. The power, portability and affordability make it an essential tool for those who need to quickly slice through metal parts.**Due to the High Frequency start feature, we do not recommend using this machine on a CNC plasma table.**
The Eastwood Versa Cut 40 Amp Plasma Cutter Features:
- Works with 110v or 220v AC input
- 20' torch cable; 10' ground cable with clamp
- Rated 40-amp output
- Uses common consumables that are available at Eastwood or most welding supply stores
- Backed by Eastwood's no-hassle 3-year warranty
Premium Metal Cutting Power
This innovative, affordable, plasma cutter was designed and developed by Eastwood's own R&D staff and tested in-house on the same type of real-life projects you'll use it for. It doesn't matter where you need to work, because this plasma cutter's voltage-sensing technology lets you use either a 110v or 220v outlet with our adapter cord. It can cut through 1/8-thick metal on 110v power, enough for thin-gauge sheet metal and light fabrication. This portable plasma cutter is lightweight as well, weighing just 36 pounds so you can easily bring it along or plug it into a generator.
Inverter technology offers superior arc stability and plasma cutting power. A built-in pilot arc system allows for instant arc striking and ease of use when cutting rusty material and expanded metal. The internal moisture separator helps to ensure clean dry air gets to the torch to give you consistent results. With a duty cycle of 60 percent, this plasma cutter will cut at 40 amps for up to six minutes before it needs to cool. It also requires just 5 to 7 cfm of air at 60 psi, which can be supplied by common shop compressors. You can easily adjust the amperage and air pressure using the dials.
What is "Plasma Cutting"?
Plasma cutting tools utilize a high-velocity jet of ionized gas (plasma) that conducts electricity from the torch of the plasma cutter to your metal workpiece. That directed plasma stream (about 30,000 degrees F) heats the work piece, converting the metal to molten slag. That high-velocity stream literally blows the molten metal away, leaving clean, precisely cut metal. With a 40-amp plasma cutter, you can do more in your body shop or race car garage.
The Versa Cut 40 Plasma Cutter comes with Trafimet CB50 torch and 20-foot cable plus a 10-foot ground clamp assembly for safely getting around your work. It comes with our 100 percent customer satisfaction guarantee and free tech support by phone, email or the Eastwood Garage. If you're a first-time plasma cutter user, check our accessory buyer's guide to see what else you'll need for safety and performance.
(1) Versa Cut 40 unit
(1) Trafiment CB50 Torch assembly
(1) Ground clamp assembly
Our Versa-Cut Plasma Cutter is supplied with the popular NEMA 50P plug, requiring a NEMA 50R receptacle.
Input: 110/220 VAC
Power Cord Receptacle Plug: NEMA 6-50R
Output: 40 Amps
Duty Cycle: 60% @ 40 Amps
Torch: Trafiment CB50
Torch Tip: 0.1mm
Max Cut: 3/8"
Air Requirements: 5-7 cfm @ 60 psi
Torch Cable Length: 20'
Ground Cable Length and Gauge: 10' long, 5 gauge wire
Unit dimensions: 16.5" Long X 8" Wide X 13 Inches Tall
Unit weight: 36 LBS
Always wear approved eye protection and gloves. Do not use around flammable materials. Do not open machine. There are no user-serviceable parts.
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Accessories & Consumables
Parts & Consumables
21542 Trafimet Versa-Cut 40 Plasma Cutter Consumable Kit
21553 Plasma Cutter Nozzle CB50/70 1.0mm
21554 Plasma Cutter Nozzle CB50/70 0.8mm
21555 Plasma Cutter Air Diffuser CB50/70
21556 Plasma 40 Outer Nozzle CB50
21552 Plasma 40 Electrode CB50
20619 Eastwood Versa Cut Plasma Cut 40 Cover
Consumable parts can be purchased through Eastwood or are available at most local welding supply stores. If buying locally, ask for the following:
Nozzle: Brand – Hypertherm, Part Number 020115
Electrode: Brand – Hypertherm, Part Number 020167
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