lifted club cars - lifted ezgo
Home FAQDonate Who's Online
Go Back   Buggies Gone Wild Golf Cart Forum > Modified Golf Carts > Garage and Workshop
Garage and Workshop Tips & Ideas for the garage or workshop.



Post New Thread  Reply
Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 07-30-2015, 10:15 PM   #1
VC 460 CLONE GONE WILD
 
raydhd's Avatar
Yamaha
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Ray BY The Bay NJ
Posts: 6,771
Default cheap plasma cutter

With all cheap mig talk and with plasma cutter from some of the same makers,I got plasma cutter fever and Ta Da found the cut 50 for under $200 and ordered one today.Good reports on youtube so stay tuned.
raydhd is online now   Reply With Quote
Alt Today
BGW

Golf car forum Sponsored Links

__________________
This advertising will not be shown in this way to registered members.
Register your free account today and become a member on Buggies Gone Wild Golf Cart Forum
   
Unread 08-03-2015, 02:00 PM   #2
Not Yet Wild
E-Z-GO
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Posts: 31
Default Re: cheap plasma cutter

Let me know how this turns out. I want one, but wanted some real reviews.
sdz_designs is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-03-2015, 03:50 PM   #3
Gone Wild
 
smokindawg's Avatar
Yamaha
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Missouri
Posts: 2,755
Default Re: cheap plasma cutter

I didn't go cheap as when I decide to buy a tool, I try to buy the biggest/best I can afford and at the same time try to get something bigger than I need at the present time so I can grow into it.

I have a Longevity 110/220 plasma that will cut 3/4" and sever 1". I've tried it and it will do what they say it will. Cuts 1/4" to 1/2" like butter.

But I look forward to your review of the one you ordered.
smokindawg is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-03-2015, 03:52 PM   #4
Gone Wild
 
smokindawg's Avatar
Yamaha
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Missouri
Posts: 2,755
Default Re: cheap plasma cutter

Sorry, double posted!
smokindawg is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-03-2015, 04:48 PM   #5
Dum Spiro Spero
 
carolinasled's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Moncks Corner, SC
Posts: 727
Default Re: cheap plasma cutter

I bought a collosal tech cut50d off ebay about a year ago and it works awesome for the money. I haven't tried mine with 110v yet but 220 it walks the dog. Although I didn't use the air fitting it came with, I used a set of push lock 1/4" fittings with dot air line I had from a previous project because I was reading about the leaks with the stock fittings.
carolinasled is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-03-2015, 07:03 PM   #6
VC 460 CLONE GONE WILD
 
raydhd's Avatar
Yamaha
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Ray BY The Bay NJ
Posts: 6,771
Default Re: cheap plasma cutter

It looks there are MANY different names and prices for the same 50 amp 110/220 machine.I also seen the youtube video and was going to rig the air inlet with a quick fitting as you suggest.Should be here in the next couple of days.
raydhd is online now   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-03-2015, 10:12 PM   #7
Gone Wild
 
smokindawg's Avatar
Yamaha
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Missouri
Posts: 2,755
Default Re: cheap plasma cutter

A suggestion.......... Put a good water filter on your compressor and then another on the line you connect to your plasma cutter.

Moisture can cause lots of problems with a plasma cutter. Mine has an internal water filter but I also put one on the main line coming out of my compressor and then another on my cart I have my welder and plasma cutter on. I've not had any moisture problems so far.
smokindawg is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-03-2015, 10:19 PM   #8
VC 460 CLONE GONE WILD
 
raydhd's Avatar
Yamaha
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Ray BY The Bay NJ
Posts: 6,771
Default Re: cheap plasma cutter

Great idea, makes plenty of sense Will do.
raydhd is online now   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-05-2015, 01:51 PM   #9
VC 460 CLONE GONE WILD
 
raydhd's Avatar
Yamaha
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Ray BY The Bay NJ
Posts: 6,771
Default Re: cheap plasma cutter

The plasma cutter came yesterday.Ran a new 220 line today.It came with a water separator so I will use the second one at the compressor.The biggest steel I had laying around was 1/2 inch.Once I got the hang of using the cutter it cut the 1/2 like butter.For $210 delivered WOW what a machine! I think it weighs 19 lbs.The youtube cut 50 amp videos accurately show the machine and what it will do.
raydhd is online now   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-05-2015, 02:06 PM   #10
Gone Wild
Club Car
 
Join Date: Feb 2015
Location: Mi
Posts: 440
Default Re: cheap plasma cutter

Are replacement parts and consumables readily available?
alwhite00 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Go Back   Buggies Gone Wild Golf Cart Forum > Modified Golf Carts > Garage and Workshop


Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
00.5 DS w/Plasma Color Shift Members Rides
tig wleder - plasma Design Center
Looking for a plasma cutter Design Center
Drill, cutter lube Design Center
Tubing Notcher VS Plasma Cutter? Design Center


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:29 PM.


Club Car Electric | EZGO Electric | Lifted Golf Carts | Gas EZGO | Used Golf Carts and Parts

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.