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Cooporate Blog Entry: The History of Water Jet Cutting

As with any invention, it is hard to pinpoint the exact creation of water cutting. From as early as 2000BC ancient cultures have diverted the flow of rivers to cut through previously impassible routes and many medieval mote systems were hand-dug on the understanding that flowing water would eventually finish the job without the use of manual labour. A stone in a river will eventually be worn to sand.