THERMAL SCIENCE

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MEASUREMENT OF THERMAL EMISSION DURING CUTTING OF MATERIALS USING ABRASIVE WATER JET

ABSTRACT
This article deals with measurement of the thermal gradient on material during abrasive water jet cutting. The temperature was measured by thermocamera before the technological process started, during the abrasive water jet cutting process technology, and just after the cutting process. We performed measurements on several types of materials. We calculated the approximate amount of energy during the abrasive water jet cutting process technology that changes into thermoenergy, which is the current water pressure drained in a catcher tank.
PAPER SUBMITTED: 2015-02-12
PAPER REVISED: 2016-01-29
PAPER ACCEPTED: 2016-02-03
PUBLISHED ONLINE: 2016-03-12
DOI REFERENCE: https://doi.org/10.2298/TSCI150212046P
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THERMAL SCIENCE YEAR 2017, VOLUME 21, ISSUE 5, PAGES [2197 - 2203]
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