Laser Welders

Laser Welding: How to Reduce Production Costs Before You Even Begin

Knowing how to utilize the increased flexibility gained through laser welding can enable a fabrication shop to tackle tough challenges and creatively solve them.
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Laser Welders: Articles

Nd:YAG or Fiber Laser Micro Welding?

There are a number of choices for laser for micro welding. Here are the factors to consider why and when one laser might be chosen over another, and how to select the best option for your specific application.

Three Common Questions Concerning Laser Welding in Sheet Metal Fabrication

Many sheet metal fabrication shops still hesitate to invest in laser welding. They are missing out on the numerous competitive advantages and opportunities that it offers over conventional welding processes. Here are some insights that they need to know.

Lasers Handle Cutting and Welding of Complex Parts

This shop welded the seam and cut 100 million holes in 12,100 torches – in six months. That's not all. Check out the automotive parts they're making.

Electron Beam Welding vs. Laser Welding

A comparison of the two processes by application and cost.

The Next Big Thing in Sheet Metal Fabrication

The competitive advantages of laser welding are generating all sorts of excitement as new advancements have minimized the initial investment required and offer a more affordable entry for job shops. 

 

Laser Welders: Industry News

Amada Miyachi America Receives ISO 9001 Certification

Their quality management system is certified for manufacturing products in a manner that is consistent, repeatable, and well-suited to aerospace, medical and other customer requirements.

Coldwater Machine Named Level 1 FANUC Integrator

This status opens up new automation opportunities for them in appliance, automotive, and aerospace applications.

Laser Mechanisms Acquires Visotek

This deal expands their capabilities of providing laser beam delivery solutions.

 

Laser Welders: Products

Lean Pulsed Fiber System Welds, Marks and Cuts Metals, Plastics and Dissimilar Metals

The versatile, high power, high speed laser LMWS Pulsed Fiber Laser Welding System from Amada Miyachi America can weld copper to aluminum, aluminum to stainless and steel, and copper to stainless steel.

Advanced Welding Cells for Gearmaking and Automotive Jobs

These new Arnold CNC laser workcells from GMTA are ideal for welding smaller round components and other geometries, including axial and radial seams.

Higher Power Fiber Lasers for Thicker Materials and Faster Speed

Four new LF Series fiber laser welders from Amada Miyachi America address thicker materials or increase processing speed for a given application through continuous wave and modulated fiber laser technology, with both single mode and multimode options.