"laser cutting" tag

Use of a diffractive optic for high-power laser cutting

Currently, the laser cutting used for nuclear dismantling applications has aroused a certain interest. The advantages of using laser technology for this application include the high available speeds, the process tolerance, the lightness…

Visualization of flow separation during laser cutting of thick sections

Gas lasers are highly suitable for working non-metal materials and the majority of plastics. They have a relatively high efficiency and excellent beam quality. Therefore, they are the most diffused laser type. Nevertheless,…

The new Plasma cutting plant

Thermal cutting performances increase with Perfect Hole E ClevAIR

For over 20 years, Promotec has been one of the main European players in the manufacturing of industrial machines that use different technologies in the sheet metal working. Today, among them, we find…

TRUMPF introduces new features in TruLaser 5030 fiber

TRUMPF shocased its productive machine for 2D laser cutting – the TruLaser 5030 fiber – featuring both new functions and an additional choice of laser power. TRUMPF introduced new innovations that will make…

New scan system for 3D printing and laser cutting

Scanlab is debuting the intelliSCAN III 20 scan system at Photonics West in San Francisco, USA. With a 20-mm aperture, this new system delivers all advantages of the intelliSCAN product family: a wide…

Laser process

Laser Plus – the only steel in the world with guaranteed flatness after laser cutting

Laser Plus is a totally new generation of steels for laser cutting that comes with unique guarantees: maximum flatness deviation of 3 mm/m after laser cutting and bending radius of 0 -1.5 x…

Metalfacture lights-out machining with new fibre laser

Specialized in profiling thinner materials, the sheet metal subcontractor Metalfacture has chosen to install fibre laser technology alongside its existing CO2 laser cutting plant. Another first for the company is the integration of…

End-use industry demand is driving global laser cutting market, report says

Laser cutting machines represent important manufacturing tools that are critical to the production of a range of manufactured parts and finished goods, with primary usage in production processes to shape, cut, bore, weld,…

CUTLITE PENTA

Forefront laser cutting technologies

With a clear a clear overall vision of the new technologies, cutlite penta designs, manufactures and markets a varied cutting-edge range of laser cutting and marking systems consolidated on a global scale thanks…

Market trends

Global Industrial Laser Systems Market Grows 5% to US$ 10.7 Billion in 2013 European Market Turns Around in 2013 with Double-Digit Growth

The global industrial laser systems market reached the record volume of US$10.7 billion in 2013, up 5% versus the previous year. According to the annual market survey from Optech Consulting the market for…

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