Frequently Asked Questions

What is a plasma cutter?


JM Services cuts A36 hot roll using 2 types of torch heads depending on the thickness of the material.  In the Plasma process we use a Hypertherm Max Pro 200.  

In general terms plasma cutting is achieved through electrically conductive materials by accelerated hot plasma gases.

What is oxy-fuel cutting?

Oxy Fuel Cutting SampleJM Services cuts A36 Hot Roll using a Victor torch CNC program.  We have capabilities to cut up to 8” thick.  

Oxy-fuel cutting is a process that uses fuel gases and oxygen to cut.

What is the thickest you can cut?

Thick Steel PlatesJM Services can cut A36 steel plates up to 8 inch thick.


What sizes do you stock?

JM Stock SizesJM Services stocks the following thickness:

  • 3/16”
  • ¼”
  • 3/8”
  • ½”
  • 5/8”
  • ¾”
  • 1”
  • 1.125”
  • 1.25”
  • 1.5”
  • 1.625”
  • 1.75”
  • 2”
  • 2.25”
  • 2.5”
  • 3”
  • 4”
What type of files do you accept?

FAQ File TypesJM Services can accept file types of .dwg and .dxf

NOTE: Some simple shapes do not require you to send us a file.  Basic shapes such as circles, doughnuts, squares, and triangles can easily be configured in our software.  We just need you to tell us the shape desired and the dimensions.

Contact Us with your job specs today for a quote!