LASER & WATERJET

Holding Submicron Part Tolerances

Sunlight-Tech Inc. has used GF Machining Solutions’ Microlution laser micromachining and micro-milling centers to produce parts with tolerances tighter than 1 micron.
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AMEXCI and SLM Solutions Partner to Promote Metal AM

AMEXCI and SLM Solutions have partnered to promote industrialization of metal additive manufacturing, starting with AMEXCI’s investment in the SLM 500.

MC Machinery GX-F Advanced Fiber Laser System Simplifies Use

MC Machinery’s GX-F Advanced Series of fiber laser systems uses artificial intelligence to enhance operational simplicity and self-correct bad cuts.

Opt Lasers' PLH3D-15W Blue-Laser Head Boosts Efficiency

Opt Lasers’ PLH3D-15W uses three high-efficiency, blue-laser diodes to provide powerful, sustainable laser processing capabilities.

Rocklin MobiLase Brings Portability to Laser Marking

Rocklin Manufacturing’s MobiLase is a portable fiber laser marking solution that customers can transport in a rolling suitcase.

Mazak Optiplex Nexus 3015 Fiber S7 Can Shape Laser Beams

Mazak’s Optiplex Nexus 3015 Fiber S7 includes variable beam parameter product (V-BPP) technology that shapes laser beams, which the company says optimizes part quality.

Bystronic Introduces High-Powered 15kW ByStar Fiber Models

Bystronic has launched its ByStar Fiber 3015 and 4020, which include a new, high-powered 15kW laser for enhanced power and productivity.

MC Machinery Opens Southeast Technology Center

MC Machinery has opened a new technology center in Concord, N.C. to act as a showroom and demo station for its range of manufacturing solutions.

GMTA to Represent Stiefelmayer's Lasers in North America

German Machine Tools of America will distribute Stiefelmayer GmbH’s line of laser machines in North America, and plans to target automotive markets.

Coherent and II-VI Partner on Turnkey Laser Welding Solution

Coherent and II-VI are teaming up to provide a turnkey solution for automotive laser welding, which they say will particularly benefit aluminum- and copper-welding applications.

Jenoptik's F-Theta Lens Withstands Kilowatt-Powered Lasers

Jenoptik’s F-Theta lens continues the Silverline lens tradition of high durability and high precision, while its design prevents back reflections.

Cincinnati Incorporated Names Timothy Warning as President

Cincinnati Incorporated has appointed Timothy L. Warning as its new president and CEO. He also joins the company’s board of directors.

Coherent's EasyMark XL Provides Expanding Working Range

The EasyMark XL from Coherent is a fully integrated desktop laser marking system.

Bystronic Begins North American Assembly of Laser Machines at New HQ

This first assembly was a Bysmart Fiber 3015 laser cutting machine. By Fall 2020, Bystronic plans to be assembling BySmart Fiber 4020 models at the U.S. facility as well.

Amada Miyachi's WL-300A Laser Workstation Marks Larger Parts

Amada Miyachi’s WL-300A laser processing workstation is designed for nanosecond pulsed fiber laser applications.

Ewag Laser Line Ultra Fabricates Micro Tools from Hard Alloys

As products grow thinner and lighter to meet the needs of the electronics, medical and micromechanics industries, United Grinding and Ewag have developed the Laser Line

Foba's Y.0200-S Laser Marker Meets High Production Demands

Foba Laser’s Y.0200-S laser marking device features a compact design for greater versatility.

Arnold Celebrates 100th Anniversary

The company was founded in 1919 as a mechanical workshop for welding cast iron and aluminum. Since the 1990s, Arnold has specialized in laser technologies.

Replacing Manual Labor with CAD/CAM-Powered Laser Cutting

Manual box-section steel cutting took days and was inconsistent in quality. A laser machine powered by Radan software has reduced component fabrication time from days to hours.
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WardJet’s X-1530 Bundled with Multi-Touch Software

Westec 2019: WardJet’s X-1530 is a versatile, mid-sized waterjet with a footprint of less than 115 ft².

Omax Promotes General Manager and VP of Sales

Omax now has a new general manager and vice president of sales. 

A 12-kW Fiber Laser Increases Productivity on Bystronic's ByStar Fiber Machine

Bystronic has introduced the ByStar Fiber with a stronger 12-kW fiber laser enabling use of the BeamShaper option, which is designed to ensure consistent cutting quality on varied materials up to 1.125" in thickness.