When Selecting a Laser System, Look Beyond Energy Efficiency

November 2011
Metal Center News;Nov2011 Supplement, p4
Trade Publication
The article offers tips and recommendations on how to choose laser cutting system for industrial use. It states that companies are now considering energy efficient laser cutting technologies to reduce power consumption. However, it indicates that the benefit of energy efficiency has misconception without taking into consideration the whole process of cutting. When evaluating the efficiency of a system, it suggests to start by defining and measuring efficiency.


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