Metal Cutting at Light Speed

Mandel, Richard
July 2006
Welding Design & Fabrication;Jul2006, Vol. 79 Issue 7, p16
Trade Publication
The article provides information about industrial cutting laser and discusses its advantages compared to conventional cutting systems. Laser machines cut sheets, metal and pipe materials faster, while producing high quality surface finish. These machines enable medium and high-volume production shops to improve their basic capabilities. Most of metal cutting laser systems use carbon dioxide gas or solid-state. An overview about how laser cutting equipment works is presented.


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