Why Might You Use Waterjet Cutting?

In the dynamic world of CNC machining, Brodeur Machine Co. in New Bedford, MA, constantly evolves to incorporate cutting-edge technologies like waterjet cutting. This blog delves into why waterjet cutting is a preferred choice in various industries and how it aligns with our commitment to quality and precision.

Versatility in Material Compatibility

Waterjet cutting stands out for its remarkable versatility. At Brodeur Machine Co., we utilize this technology to cut a wide range of materials, from metals to plastics. This versatility makes waterjet cutting an invaluable tool in sectors like marine, manufacturing, and medical, where diverse materials are the norm.

Precision and Intricacy in Cutting

Precision is a hallmark of waterjet cutting. We achieve intricate designs and complex cuts with unparalleled accuracy. This precision is crucial in industries where even a fraction of a millimeter makes a difference, ensuring that each component we produce meets exact specifications.

Minimal Heat Impact

One of the key advantages of waterjet cutting is its cold cutting process. Unlike traditional methods that generate heat, waterjet cutting eliminates thermal stress on materials. This feature is particularly beneficial for materials that are sensitive to high temperatures, preserving their structural integrity and properties.

Environmental and Safety Considerations

Emphasizing eco-friendliness, waterjet cutting uses water and abrasive materials, making it a cleaner alternative. At Brodeur Machine Co., we prioritize safety, and waterjet cutting enhances our workplace safety with its minimal risk of accidents and hazardous emissions.

Reduced Material Wastage

Efficiency in material usage is crucial in machining. Waterjet cutting allows us to utilize materials optimally, minimizing waste. This efficiency is not only cost-effective but also aligns with our commitment to sustainable manufacturing practices.

No Need for Secondary Finishing

Waterjet cutting’s ability to produce smooth edges and high-quality finishes eliminates the need for secondary processes. This efficiency streamlines production at Brodeur Machine Co., allowing us to deliver products faster without compromising quality.

Customization and Flexibility in Production

Our waterjet cutting services are tailored to meet diverse needs, from small-scale prototypes to large-scale production. This flexibility ensures we can adapt to any project requirement, providing customized solutions to our clients.

Cost-Effectiveness in the Long Run

While the initial investment in waterjet cutting technology may be significant, the long-term savings and efficiency gains are substantial. We pass these benefits on to our clients, offering competitively priced, high-quality components.

Applications in Various Sectors

From defense components to intricate art pieces, waterjet cutting‘s applications are vast. At Brodeur Machine Co., we have leveraged this technology in countless projects, consistently delivering excellence across various industries.

Choosing the Right Waterjet Cutting Service

Selecting a waterjet cutting provider involves considering their expertise, technology, and capacity to handle specific projects. As a leader in precision CNC machining, Brodeur Machine Co. offers the expertise and advanced equipment necessary for top-tier waterjet cutting services.


Waterjet cutting represents a fusion of efficiency, precision, and versatility. At Brodeur Machine Co., we pride ourselves on integrating such advanced technologies to provide our clients with superior machining solutions. By choosing waterjet cutting, our clients benefit from our century-long commitment to excellence in every aspect of CNC machining.

Interested in exploring the benefits of waterjet cutting for your next project? Contact Brodeur Machine Co. at 508-995-2662 and discover how our expertise can elevate your manufacturing needs.