Waterjet Cutting 

Jantz Canada offers both a Waterjet cutting service and laser cutting service. They each have advantages and disadvantages and waterjet cutting shines where laser cutting struggles.

Our Trumpf 2503 Laser can cut 1″ mild steel and 1/2″ stainless but it can be difficult to get a 100% clean cut on a stainless plate. Another laser shortcoming is that it’s not ideal for aluminum and cutting small diameter holes in thicker mild steel is difficult due to the heat generated by the process. Waterjet cutting solves all of these issues and has other benefits that make it the perfect solution for many applications.

Waterjet can cut plastics, non-ferrous materials, and thicker traditional materials, to create complex cutting shapes at low cost. While the laser has a maximum thickness of 5/8″ mild steel, the Flow Mach 2 water jet can cut material as thick as 6″. 

Understanding Waterjet

There are two types of waterjet cutting processes, pure waterjet  and abrasive waterjet.

Pure waterjet cutting service is suitable for soft materials like a gasket, foam, plastic, paper, disposable diapers, insulation, cement board, automotive interiors, and carpet. The food industry even uses waterjet service to cut meats and other organic food items due to speed and sanitary options.

The Abrasive waterjet process begins like pure waterjet cutting but garnet abrasive is mixed with the water at the cutting head. The resulting abrasive waterjet stream is exponentially more powerful and can cut hard materials like metal, ceramic, stone, glass, and composite.

How can water cut metal?

A waterjet  pump converts pressure into velocity via a tiny jewel orifice, creating a stream as small as a human hair

Introducing garnet into the supersonic waterjet stream increases cutting power by 1,000 times. Water and garnet exit the cutting head in access to the speed of sound.

We can cut any material up to 6″ thick based on the size and font of our customer need, and in addition to that , our waterjet can cut material in shapes such as aluminum, brass, stainless, copper or any other material.

Why Jantz Canada’s Waterjet Cutting Service is Unique?

  • We are dedicated to continuing to provide outstanding service quality.
  •  Since we constantly learn from our customers, we are dedicated to providing excellent customer service.

  • You can count on us to be creative. If other cutting service providers have told you NO, get in touch with us.


Our waterjet cutting service is one of the most cost-effective services you can quote in Ontario. Our main specialty is on-time delivery, reliability, and customizing the cut according to your manufacturing needs.

We make every effort to provide an outstanding commitment to the quality of our waterjet cutting parts. Contact us today to learn more about our precision waterjet cutting capabilities.

Our Waterjet Benefits 

  • It is powerful
  • It is reliable and precise
  • it is software-operated, oversight is not necessary.
  • It produces the most yield while minimizing waste.

What type of material is cut through a waterjet cut?

  • Stainless Steel
  • Mild Steel
  • Plastics
  • Aluminum
  • Metals
  • Rubber
  • Stone


Waterjet Cutting

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