Jenoptik Wins 2013 Vision Award for Innovative 3D Laser Metal Cutting
JENA, GERMANY and BRIGHTON, MI, USA - Jenoptik- announces its Laser Processing Systems business unit of the Lasers & Material Processing division received the 2013 Vision Award for the JENOPTIK-VOTAN-® BIM. This machine is well suited for cutting complex 3D metal parts. The JENOPTIK-VOTAN-® BIM laser cutting machine was a product which, among the nominated products, had the biggest potential...Read More »
CO2 Lasers incorporate multiple time-saving features.
Laser Fusion is CO2 system for engraving and cutting on- variety of materials, while FiberMark Fusion accommodates more industrial applications involving bare metals and engineered plastics. In addition to 32 x 20 in. engraving table, both lasers feature motion control system- that accelerates engraving while promoting cutting quality. Other features include joystick control, job management...Read More »
Laser Cutting System features 2.5 kW resonator.
Built on hybrid platform for rigidity, accuracy, and durability, SUPER TURBO-X Champion with Type 10 resonator provides 1,786 lb workpiece capacity for sheets up to 0.87 in.- thick. MAZATROL PREVIEW automatically determines cutting speed and acceleration from each cutting point to next and uses integrated technology tables for- range of materials and thicknesses. Optimized for machine travel...Read More »
Plasma Cutting System minimizes need for secondary operations.
Engineered for heavy-duty cutting and gouging, MAXPRO200-® 200 Amp LongLife-® air and oxygen plasma system features intuitive one-step interface and automatic gas control for consistent results without operator intervention. System offers 2 handheld and 2 mechanized torch options, as well as optional quick disconnect torches for fast consumable changes. Advanced diagnostics facilitate...Read More »
Screen Printing vs. Digital Printing: Five Key Decision Factors
Learn about the key factors for deciding between screen printing and digital printing.Read More »
GCC LaserPro Spirit / Spirit LS 20W 9.3 Laser Models Are Available Now
GCC, a global forefront equipment-manufacturing provider in the visual communication industry, is delighted to announce the availability of Spirit/Spirit LS 20W 9.3um models, a better laser source to work with PET / PETE material. Cutting PET / PETE material with the usual 10.6-µm Co2 laser may result in some amount of out-gassing due to incomplete absorption, which sometimes stains the edges...Read More »
Laser Cutting System handles variety of tubes and pipes.
Equipped with 6-axis laser- and 2.5 or 4 kW resonator, 3D FABRI GEAR Mk II cuts round, square, rectangular, and triangular tubes and pipes, as well as I/H beams, C-channel, angle iron, and user-defined shapes from mild or stainless steel. Model 220 handles pipe diameters up to 8.6 in. at rapid traverse rate of 3,937 ipm, while Model 400 processes pipe up to 16 in. dia.- Once material is set...Read More »
Hypertherm's ProNest® 2012 Earns Product of the Year Award
HANOVER, NH- Hypertherm's ProNest nesting software is adding a new award - product of the Year - to its portfolio of accolades. The award, presented by Plant Engineering China magazine recognizes products that help plant managers do their jobs better, smarter, safely and more efficiently. Editors and judges say they selected ProNest 2012 as one of their best products of the year because of its...Read More »
Fiber Laser Cutting System requires minimal maintenance.
Featuring respective cut capacities of -¾, -½, and 3/8 in. for mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum, HyIntensity-® Fiber Laser HFL030 comes with pre-developed cutting processes and all necessary components for table integration/operation. This 3 kW fiber laser system, optimized for cutting applications, is designed to minimize maintenance requirements.Read More »
Laser Cutting System offers 4,400 and 6,000 W laser options.
Available with- ByLaser 4400 or ByLaser 6000 CO2 laser source, BySprint Pro 3015 offers accelerated pierce times across full material range. Automatic nozzle changer provides up to 40 nozzles and CNC controlled automatic nozzle centering. For economic efficiency, system features wear-free solid state power supplies and magnetic-bearing turbine. Electrical power consumption is minimized because...Read More »
Wilke Enginuity Offers Laser Cutting Vs. Other Industrial Cutting Methods
Wilke Enginuity has built its reputation on providing advanced CNC laser cutting and engraving services in a way that few other companies can equal, or even emulate. While we are fully confident in saying that laser cutting is your best overall bet when it comes to producing a quality cut, we wanted to acknowledge some of the other cutting methods out there on the market - and how they differ...Read More »
Error Proofing by Design
Sturtevant Richmont's torque tools help customers cut rework and warranty costs while increasing throughput.Read More »