Which Resonator's Right for Your Laser Cutter?

October 2007
Metal Center News;Fall2007 Supplement, Vol. 47, p12
Trade Publication
The article features several resonator options to make sure that the laser-cutting machine is right for the application. When it comes to flat-sheet laser cutting, CO2 resonators are the best choice. Another type of CO2 resonator is the diffusion cooled resonator which comprises of fewer moving parts. This resonator operates under a vacuum without a turbine and requires little or no maintenance. Meanwhile, excitation is applied externally in RF excited resonators.


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