Laser Cutting

Micromachining: No More Constraints

The latest femtosecond laser technology from Raydiance can reduce cost per part by 20 percent to 50 percent and reduce product design, prototyping and development from months to as little as 24 hours.
Laser Cutting: Articles

World’s Largest 5-Axis Laser-Texturing Machine Comes to North America

Custom Etch purchased the LASER 4000 5Ax from GF Machining Solutions to add surface textures to extra-large workpieces used for automotive parts, housewares, aerospace, medical, beverage, lawn and garden equipment and toys.


Laser Cutting: Industry News

GF Machining Solutions Names New Head of Sales for Central Region

Stephan Swanson now oversees sales, service and support for customers in 15 states.

New Head of Sales in West Region for GF Machining Solutions

Martin Gorski now manages their overall sales and service in 13 states and Mexico.

GF Machining Solutions Names New Distributors in Northwest and West

Ellison Technologies, D & R Machinery and Hartwig now sell and service their EDM, milling and laser texturing equipment.


Laser Cutting: Products

High Speed Laser Texturing of Complex Parts

The AgieCharmilles LASER P 400U laser texturing machine from GF Machining Solutions uses a dual laser head that includes both a fiber nanosecond laser and femtosecond pulsed laser for texturing and nano-scale texturing, along with burr free engraving of surfaces in single part setups.

Ultrafast Laser Cutting of Micro-Features

Ideal for the ablation of electronics, medical, energy storage and industrial parts via drilling, surface texturing, and cutting, the Lightning Bolt 2000 laser system from Preco micro machines highly accurate micro-features on metallic, ceramic and polymer materials.

The Shape of Hybrid Machining

The SAUER LASERTEC 45 Shape from DMG MORI uses 3D laser ablation to make small integrated parts or achieve defined textures in injection molding tools, and their SAUER LASERTEC 65 3D hybrid machine combines laser deposition welding and 5-axis milling to make highly complex parts in one setup.