MIL-C-80036 Revision C, December 19, 1985
CUTTING MACHINE, OXYGEN FLAME AND PLASMA ARC, AUTOMATIC, STATIONARY, PHOTOELECTRIC TRACER CONTROLLED
Includes all amendments and changes through Cancellation Notice 1, October 27, 1998
Additional Comments: CNCL NO S/S
This specification covers stationary, automatic, flame and plasma arc cutting machines for cutting various shapes from steel plate or other materials. The machines are controlled by a photoelectric tracer capable of tracing line drawings. The plasma arc system used with the cutting machines is covered by MIL-C-80090.
This specification covers cutting machines of the following types and sizes. The type and size to be furnished, shall be as specified (see 6.2.1).
Type I - For cutting with an oxygen-fuel gas torch having straight line and contour cutting speeds with a range of not greater than 2 inches per minute (IPM) to not less than 40 IPM. Type II - For cutting with a plasma arc torch or oxygen-fuel gas torch having straight line cutting speed with a range of not greater than 50 IPM to not less than 240 IPM and contour cutting speed of not greater than 2 IPM to not less than 120 IPM. Size 1 - 48 in. width × 96 in. length cutting capacity. Size 2 - 60 in. width × 120 in. length cutting capacity. Size 3 - 72 in. width × 144 in. length cutting capacity. Size 4 - 96 in. width × 192 in. length cutting capacity. Size 5 - 120 in. width × 240 in. length cutting capacity. Size 6 - 144 in. width × 288 in. length cutting capacity.
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