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Has anyone had any experience with GoTorch

Postby Foster1447 » Wed Aug 29, 2012 12:18 pm

I am going to invest in a CNC cutter and I came across GoTorch.com. I am just going to start out of the garage making small parts and signs/artwork, so I dont have a bunch of room for a large setup yet. I was thinking of going with a Torchmate 2x2, but this GoTorch seems nice. Has anyone dealt with these cutters yet?
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Re: Has anyone had any experience with GoTorch

Postby SignTorch Vector Art » Wed Aug 29, 2012 7:30 pm

obviously that's a 2x2 plasmacam, I didn't even know they had one....
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Re: Has anyone had any experience with GoTorch

Postby muzza » Wed Aug 29, 2012 9:09 pm

Going by their website looks like your right Gary, looks like they are offering an entry level version at a very good price for internet purchase only, but as they state this is a basic system which comes with no height control and basic software and offers only a comprehensive manual as back up support. You will be able to upgrade to a larger size, add height control and better software being design edge through the user community but unfortunately you cant see any of that info without having a serial number from an already purchased system to gain entry to that user community.
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Re: Has anyone had any experience with GoTorch

Postby Foster1447 » Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:00 pm

From what I have been reading in the forums here, it sounds like I should just upgrade from the start with the auto height control. ?????
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Re: Has anyone had any experience with GoTorch

Postby jimcolt » Fri Aug 31, 2012 10:35 am

I would recommend the full function height control....the PlasmaCam height control is one of the best on any entry level plasma tables.

The Go Torch is clearly a PlasmaCam built machine...minus a few frills. It clearly is designed to offer the PlasmaCam performance and support....but at a low price to compete with other companies offerings.

If it works as well as the regular PlasmaCams....it is a great deal. Remeber...it needs a good plasma torch!

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Re: Has anyone had any experience with GoTorch

Postby Foster1447 » Sat Sep 01, 2012 1:51 pm

Thanks Jim. I am planning on using a Hypertherm 45.
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Re: Has anyone had any experience with GoTorch

Postby Vern2 » Mon Sep 10, 2012 5:49 pm

I just bought one. Be on my door step in two days, 9/12/12.

Down draft planned, here.http://www.shopfloortalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=35134. Videos and material.
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