Opta Waive
Water Jet Cutting

Wesjet Garnet for Waterjet Cutting

Wesjet Garnet is mined by Emerald Creek Garnet from creek beddings in the Fernwood, Idaho area, USA.  Westjet Garnet is washed with fresh water in a state-of-the-art washing facility. Because of this special process, Wesjet is one of the cleanest abrasives for waterjet cutting.

ADVANTAGES OF WESJET GARNET FOR WATERJET CUTTING

  • American FlagVery clean; washed with fresh water
  • High-precision finish
  • Fast cutting speed
  • Available from various warehouse locations in USA and Canada

 

AVAILABLE SIZES

MM US MESH #50 #60 #60/80 #80 #120
0.600 30 0-5        
0.425 40 40-60 0-5 0-5    
0.300 50 30-60 45-75 30-50 0-10  
0.250 60 2-15 20-40 20-30 25-35  
0.180 80 0-5 0-15 10-35 45-60 0-20
0.125 120     0-5 0-10 65-75
0.106 140         0-15
0.090 170         0-2

Technical Specifications

Symbol Name Percentage
SiO2 Silicon Dioxide 37
Fe2O3 Iron Oxide 33
Al2O3 Aluminium Oxide 25
MgO Magnesium Oxide 4
CaO Calcium Oxide 1
MnO Manganese Oxide 1

Characteristics

Colour: Deep Red to Pink
Specific Gravity: 4.0 – 4.1
Bulk Density: ~ 135 lb cu.ft.
Hardness: 7.5 - 8.0 Mohs (see our hardness index)

Packaging:

  • 50 lb. paper bags
  • 2000 lb. and 4000 lb. super sacs

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