High Purity Industrial Oxygen Service For Laser Cutting

While oxygen is in-and-of itself not flammable or explosive (except under compression), it acts as a combustion accelerator – meaning that it can turn even a tiny discharge into a raging inferno. For reasons that are apparent, this can be an unacceptable risk in the medical and pharmaceutical industries.

Other non flammable materials, including metal shavings or rust, danger causing injury or aggravation to persons as will probably aspirate any stuff stirred up from a decompressing oxygen tank using an oxygen feed.

In the aerospace business cleaned oxygen systems are even more dangerous. In a pressurized environment, such as the cabin of an airplane, a small discharge resulting from inferior oxygen cleaning can have instantaneous and catastrophic effect, putting the entire aircraft in danger.

For What Do You Need Oxygen Cleaning?

For these reasons, it is consistently proposed that any and all oxygen system components be properly maintained including:

  • Valves & Fittings
  • Pipes, Tubes, & Hoses
  • Assemblies
  • Heater Coils
  • Tanks & Vessels
  • Housings
  • Gages

Subpar oxygen cleaning is never worth the very real and imminent risk it poses to living organisms.

Laser Cutting

Laser cutting is a technology that uses a laser to cut materials, and is typically used for industrial manufacturing applications, but is also starting to be used by schools, small businesses, and hobbyists. Laser cutting works by directing the output of a high-power laser most commonly through optics.

The laser optics and CNC (computer numerical control) are used to direct the material or the laser beam generated. A typical commercial laser for cutting materials would involve a motion control system to follow a CNC or G-code of the pattern to be cut onto the material.

The focused laser beam is directed at the material, which then either melts, burns, vaporizes away, or is blown away by a jet of gas, leaving an edge with a high-quality surface finish. Industrial laser cutters are used to cut flat-sheet material as well as structural and piping materials. (read more at the wiki)

High Purity Industrial Oxygen Cleaning Quotes

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Mobile Passivation & Oxygen Cleaning Service

oxygen cleaning passivationCentral Electropolishing Company offers our professional passivation and precision oxygen cleaning service on-site via our mobile servicing unit.

We are one of the few passivation companies in the nation providing on-site passivation.

Systems that are already in places – i.e. components that can simply not be shipped out for servicing – can still take advantage of our acclaimed services.

If you can’t bring your parts to us, we can bring our knowledge and experience to you.