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Trumpf presents new 3D printers

Laser manufacturer Trumpf is increasing its range for the additive manufacturing of metal parts. The company will be showcasing new 3D printers and one-stop solutions for a comprehensive system of industrial manufacturing using…

Counterfeit-Proof Laser Processing Components

As the leading OEM manufacturer of laser scan systems, SCANLAB AG labels its products using the latest security technology. Users are thus protected from poor quality copies. To customers, this counterfeit-proofing guarantees system…

Using ultrashort pulsed laser radiation to structure fiber-reinforced components and remove their coatings

Composite materials made of glass or carbon fibers are characterized by their low specific weight and outstanding mechanical characteristics. Fiber-reinforced components are already being successfully processed today in industrial mass production. Although the…

Removing rust with CL-1000

The CL-1000, a 1000-Watt device developed by German CleanLaser, is able to remove rust totally.  The handheld rust remover eliminates hours of manual labor, scrubbing machines, and apparently, residue in the machine shop…

Laser process creates stronger joints between aluminum and carbon fiber

Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s (ORNL) researching team developed a laser process that could make joining carbon fiber composites and aluminum less expensive with more robust joints as a result. The process promises cheaper lightweight,…

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…

Heating materials more than Sun’s core

Scientists at Imperial College of London (UK) developed a new method that could allow lasers to heat certain materials to temperatures hotter than at the Sun’s core in 20 quadrillionths of a second. With…

TRUMPF introduces new image processing software for laser units

TRUMPF has developed the new image processing software VisionLine Mark for the laser units in the TruMark Series 3000, 5000 and 6000. The software has two new functions that make marking with a…

New YW52 laser welding head from Precitec

Precitec presented the YW52 laser welding head with integrated ScanTracker for the controlled weld position and weld seam width. In conjunction with the WeldMaster system for realtime process control and quality monitoring, this…

FOBA’s new laser marking solutions

FOBA presents reliable laser marking solutions for complete traceability of parts. FOBA’s closed-loop laser marking process HELP (Holistic Enhanced Laser Process) is an innovative process solution which involves pre-marking product validation, laser-based product…

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