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Davehunterconrad
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Air pressure problem

Postby Davehunterconrad » Fri Jan 26, 2018 3:57 pm

I have a hypertherm 1250 and for some reason it started losing air pressure when I cut. My air compressor is working fine and holding around 150 lbs of air. When I start the cut the bar drops down to nothing after about 10 sec. I stop the program and it Immediately regains 80 lbs. Seems like something is messed up with the torch. Any suggestions?

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Re: Air pressure problem

Postby WyoGreen » Fri Jan 26, 2018 5:55 pm

Sounds like an air obstruction to me. Do you have an air pressure gauge right at the air inlet to the Hypertherm to see what is going on there?

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