Lasers speed furniture manufacturing

November 2010
Industrial Laser Solutions;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p4
The article reports on the benefits of Rudolf Henrichsmeyer Formaplan GmbH & Co. KG from switching to lased processing from saw cutting. The capital cost of the laser system is just somewhat more than the mechanical saw based equipment, but it needs major maintenance just every four years. The return on investment of laser cutting is quite substantial when fused with reduced waste and increased process speed.


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