TITLE

Super cuts

AUTHOR(S)
Bush, Jamie
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Industrial Laser Solutions;Dec2005, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the adoption of Mitsubishi 5036-DLZ, a laser application machine by an industrial supply company Accuburn in order to move into laser manufacturing. By doing so the company is aiming at increased work volume and long term growth opportunities. According to Steve Smith, plant manager of the company they did not have work waiting for the equipment when they bought it. He further added that as soon as the LZ was installed, the company was quoting out new jobs. With the system's speed and reliability, AccuBurn began turning over an increasingly larger volume of work.
ACCESSION #
19283987

 

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