TITLE

Building on pioneering spirit

PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Industrial Laser Solutions;Jul2006, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Wilke Enginuity has made its capital equipment investment, a Mitsubishi 4kW 3015 LVPLUS-40CFX laser with a pallet shuttle system to add flexible capacity for its diverse array of customers in Hanover, Pennsylvania. According to owner Fred Wilke, the 18-person shop might cut a 3/4-inch-thick plate and then a piece of 0.020-inch blue tempered spring steel. The company also wanted a machine that could also handle the volume of jobs unattended.
ACCESSION #
21657859

 

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