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Laser Mech to showcase 4 kW laser processing head at LASER World of Photonics 2015

Laser Mech to showcase 4 kW laser processing head at LASER World of Photonics 2015 | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
The FiberMINI laser processing head has an increased power rating up to 4 kW for cutting a wide range of materials.
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This Manufacturer of One-Offs and Short Runs is Shooting the Lights Out > ENGINEERING.com

This Manufacturer of One-Offs and Short Runs is Shooting the Lights Out > ENGINEERING.com | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Four Lessons from Proto Labs, a company that grew 30% last quarter and earned $10 million
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Metal processor expands into laser cutting

Metal processor expands into laser cutting | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Mishawaka Sheet Metal will equip its Elkhart facility with a state-of-the-art laser cutting machine to increase production.
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Trumpf Group buys high-power fiber-laser maker JK Lasers for $31.5 million

Trumpf Group buys high-power fiber-laser maker JK Lasers for $31.5 million | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
JK lasers' core competency is in fiber lasers with outputs from 100 W to 4 kW, and related tools.
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OEAMC gets grant to work on metal-forming process - LimaOhio.com

OEAMC gets grant to work on metal-forming process - LimaOhio.com | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
LIMA — A local nonprofit will soon make an “under-utilized,” but necessary, process available commercially.Now, hig...
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Laser cutting specialist Amada America opens satellite center in Ohio

Laser cutting specialist Amada America opens satellite center in Ohio | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Laser cutting specialist Amada America opened its newest North American satellite center in Columbus, OH, on March 10, 2015.
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Real-time monitoring system

Real-time monitoring system | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Rofin-Sinar's VisionPerfoControl real-time monitoring system monitors laser perforation quality, ensuring that micro-holes of consistent quality and diameter have been perforated.
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Versatile fiber laser has utility in job shop

Versatile fiber laser has utility in job shop | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Sheet and plate metal cutter ML Fabcuts now operates two Bystronic laser cutting machines in its 11,000-sq-ft. factory in Crayford.
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Fiber lasers continue growth streak in 2014 laser market

Fiber lasers continue growth streak in 2014 laser market | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
The global marketplace for industrial lasers and systems in 2014 was, to put the most positive spin on it, not the most stable since the end of the Great Recession of 2008/2009.
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Finding focus in high-power industrial laser processes

Finding focus in high-power industrial laser processes | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
In today's economic climate, those working with industrial high-power lasers should be doing everything they can to maintain one of their most valuable tools at its peak performance and optimize the processes for which they are used.
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Trumpf acquires subsidiary in Turkey

Trumpf acquires subsidiary in Turkey | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Laser and machine tool manufacturer Trumpf has expanded its base in the second half of 2014 by founding its own subsidiary in Turkey through the acquisition of an 80-percent stake in the company KOZ Makina Sanayi ve Dış Ticaret A.Ş.
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Glass laser cutting process

Glass laser cutting process | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Rofin-Baasel UK has debuted its SmartCleave FI glass laser cutting process, a kerf-less separation process for strengthened (chemically and thermally) and non-strengthened glass of 100µm to 10mm in thickness and other brittle materials.
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Fiber laser cutting is hot in Atlanta

I won't lay all the praise on fiber laser cutting, so I'll give credit where it's due. There was concern about Atlanta as this year's Fabtech venue, mainly about attendance (final total >30,000—a record).
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CNC Systems

CNC Systems | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Sheet metal machinery maker AXYZ International has introduced its series of computer-numeric-controlled router systems.
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Engineers Usher a New Age in Automated Transportation > ENGINEERING.com

Engineers Usher a New Age in Automated Transportation > ENGINEERING.com | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Although autonomous, drivers still required for driving truck off highways and docking.
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Fanuc and Furukawa set joint venture on fiber lasers

Fanuc and Furukawa set joint venture on fiber lasers | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Fanuc and Furukawa Electric will establish a joint venture by September 2015 to make components for laser cutting equipment.
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10-plus considerations for placing and using sheet metal forming machinery

10-plus considerations for placing and using sheet metal forming machinery | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Acquiring new sheet metal forming machinery has benefits, and possible pitfalls, for most HVAC construction contractors.
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AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology Elects New Board of ... - MCADCafe (press release)

AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology Elects New Board of ... - MCADCafe (press release) | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
McLean, Va, Mar 23, 2015 -- AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology has elected its 2015-2016 officers and directors. The 2015-2016 board year begins April 1, 2015.
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Laser micromachining system

Laser micromachining system | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Electro Scientific Industries (ESI) will introduce its GemStone FLX Series 1 laser micromachining system at the China Printed Circuit Association (CPCA) exhibition.
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Laser tube cutting for agricultural machines

Laser tube cutting for agricultural machines | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Italy was one of the first countries in the world to really follow the development of industrial applications of laser technology—so much so that, at the end of the 1970s, Italian companies were exhibiting innovative systems for machining 2D and 3D metal structures for the first time.
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Rofin begins production of its third-generation fiber lasers

Rofin begins production of its third-generation fiber lasers | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
The Rofin Macro Group has developed its fiber laser technology even further, launching the third generation of its FL Series lasers.
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Laser cutting system

Laser cutting system | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Trumpf has introduced a new version of its TruLaser Cell 8030 laser cutting system, whose principal field of application is laser cutting of hot-formed 3D designs and press-hardened components.
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Laser cutting replaces water jet at UK metal fabricator

Laser cutting replaces water jet at UK metal fabricator | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Yorkshire Profiles, a metal fabrication and industrial cutting company in the north of the UK, have changed from water jet cutting to a completely laser-based process as of August 2014.
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Miyachi America donates laser marker to nonprofit for veterans

Miyachi America donates laser marker to nonprofit for veterans | Metal forming machinery | Scoop.it
Welding, marking, cutting, and micromachining equipment and systems maker Miyachi America recently donated an LMF2000 fiber laser marker along with related safety equipment to Workshops for Warriors (WFW).
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