Large Touch Screen User Interface for Laser Cutting
The Touch-L GUI for Sirius CO2 laser cutting systems from LVD Strippit displays intuitive lens and nozzle selection, set point piercing/cutting, cutting head position, parts nesting, and provide real time reproduction of the cutting path, guiding the operator through setup and cutting application.
LVD Strippit Inc. (Akron, NY) offers its 19 in touch screen graphical user interface, Touch-L, on its Sirius Series of CO2 laser cutting systems. Touch-L adds the ease of touch technology to Sirius standard and Plus models, allowing both routine and complex applications to be quickly and efficiently completed with minimal operator input.
A large 19 in screen features intuitive graphical icons and visual indicators to display functions such as lens and nozzle selection, set point piercing/cutting, cutting head position, parts nesting, and provide real time reproduction of the cutting path, guiding the operator through setup and cutting application.
Touch-L also incorporates a part programming and nesting feature allowing users to import parts directly on to the control via a network drive or USB memory stick, apply cutting technology, nesting sheets and cut the nested parts directly at the machine.
An overview of the capabilities of the Sirius Series of CO2 laser cutting systems.
Touch-L increases the efficiency and ease of use of Sirius, an automation-ready flying optics laser cutting system with a 120 in x 60 in (3,000 mm x 1,500 mm) work table format. Sirius features an integrated automatic shuttle table as standard with modular automation options for Sirius Plus, including a compact tower material warehousing system. Sirius is available with a powerful 2.5 kW or 4 kW CO2 Fanuc laser source.