June 30, 2010
The increasing use of lightweight HSS alloys in the automotive industry has complicated the job of building tooling for deep-drawn parts. In addition, price pressure stemming from the use of these expensive materials demands significant scrap rate reduction. Multipoint variable binder-force control can help stampers meet these challenges.
Built to fully exploit the benefits of fiber laser cutting LVD's Electra is one of the fastest fiber laser cutting machines on the market.
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