Blackman and White

METS 2018 is the place to be for anyone in the Marine Industry

Returning for a fifth year after four very successful shows, Blackman & White would be delighted to see you on their stand. Come along to CMP41 EL, meet the team and see the Orion Cutting system in action.

The METSTRADE Show is the world’s largest marine equipment trade show and the only truly international B2B exhibition for the industry. The show has served as a platform for innovation, market developments and networking since the launch in 1988. It’s an unmissable event for every professional in the marine industry.

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The Orion Flatbed Cutting Machine

  • A fast and accurate low ply cutting / plotting system.
  • Designed for companies looking for an easy to use, low cost and reliable cutting system.
  • An unrivalled range of blade and pen tool options for material cutting flexibility.
  • Built for high volume production.
  • Dual Knife cutting head with separate Pen tool station.
  • Tooling options of Drag Knife, Rotary Wheel and Pen Tool.
  • Simultaneously mounted knife and cutting wheel for maximum convenience and flexibility.
  • Vacuum enabled bed to securely hold material during the cutting process.
  • Wide selection of steel/tungsten carbide blades available for different materials.
  • Large selection of pens for marking in different colours and on different materials.
  • Modular construction for optimal cutting area.
  • Flexible software options such as CAD, Nesting and Photo Digitising.
  • Advanced Stepper Drive and control system for optimal machine performance.
  • Optional Computer Workstation.
  • Low cost of ownership.
  • Low consumables costs.
  • Robust and reliable with high quality build.


Also available is the Genesis-V

  • V for versatile in its tooling options- KNIFE, ROUTER AND LASER.
  • Genesis-V is a robust and fast conveyorised cutting system.
  • Available in a range of bed sizes to optimise floor space.
  • A wide range of tools to choose from, Genesis-V is able to process the ever-growing range of substrates available.
  • The Genesis-V is the most versatile cutting system available on the market today.
  • The only conveyorised laser and knife cutter on the market.
  • Cut depth on materials up to 50mm thick.
  • Dual knife station for holding two driven tools simultaneously.
  • Optional 100w CO2 Laser for sealed edges on textiles and polished finish on acrylics of up to 25mm thick.
  • Optional 5kW water cooled router for heavy duty routing.
  • Quick-change laser conveyer belt – minimises downtime when switching to knife conveyor belt.
  • Choose from a range of interchangeable motorised and non-motorised drop-in knife cutting tools.
  • Software controlled vacuum zoning to maximise suction where cutting.
  • Available with optical camera and software for registration marks.
  • Nesting software options available to optimise material efficiency and reduce waste.
  • Low cost of ownership.
  • Low consumable costs.
  • Robust and reliable with high quality build.
  • Compatible with all major RIP software.


We look forward to welcoming you at METS 2018

If you have any preshow questions or are interested in booking a demo, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Contact our Technical Sales Manager, John Ichikawa by email or telephone – +44 (0)1621 843 404

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