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Last Updated:  05-20-14

Baker's Gas & Welding CandCNC Corel Free DXF HYPERTHERM LubeCorp Manufacturing Inc. ARTSOFT MACH3 PRECISION PLASMA LLC Steel F/X SHEETCAM COPYRIGHT 2014 DESERT FABWORKS LLC - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED- WEB DESIGN BY: DESERT WEB MARKETING LLC    -     Contact Us   - WATER TABLE BUILD CHEMICALS / COMPONENTS

Our current Plasma Table has a down draft setup that we installed after we purchased it.  We quickly found the need after the layer of plasma dust began to cover everything in the shop.

With this table we wanted to go with a water table for a couple of reasons.  We wanted better control of the dust and smoke from the cutting and we also wanted some help keeping the plate cooler during the cut.

We cut steel targets and the heat affected zone on AR plate is a critical factor.

Water weighs a lot and our current table was not built to support the weight.  We made sure that our iplasma table from Precision Plasma  could support this and were glad to find out that it was designed to work with a water table.


Now what to use in the water table.    Do I use water?  But Water is going to Rust every piece of steel that I put on the table and I do not need any more work than I already have.

So I began searching the web and did not find much, I went to the forums and found that a chemical called Plasma Quench used to be the hot ticket. Unfortunately the web an forums was filled with stories of horrible customer service and apparently they went out of business and no one could get it anymore so people began making home brew plasma quench with chemicals you could buy of of Ebay.

I though this was what I was going to do so that I did not have problems with rust, algea, odors ect.

Every time I found a post about how to make it I read a post about the dangers of the chemicals involved.   There were conversations back and forth about if it was safe or not.   Feeling a little leery about this home brew I kept searching.

I found Lube Corp Manufacturing Inc.    

They make a product called

GreenCut® GreenCut is a product that

you mix with water at a 20:1 ratio.

It works for a lot more than just

plasma tables.


At this point we have not  had a

Chance to use GreenCut since our

Table is not up.   You can click on the

Logo to get more information on GreenCut.  Look for our review of this product when when get the table up and running.   The data is promising and we look forward to using it.






Want to know more about GreenCut?

Download a brochure

GreenCut-Brochure-110406 (1).pdf GreenCut-Brochure-NOTES-on-Formaldehyde-110824.pdf

Does your current fluid contain Formaldehyde?  Learn why your in danger.

Does your current fluid contain Sodium Nitrite?

Is it a home brew?  Learn the Dangers

GreenCut-Brochure-NOTES-on-Sodium-Nitrite-110824.pdf LubeCorp Manufacturing Inc.