December 12, 2006
CO2 lasers are available in wattages that can cut plate more than 1 in. thick. The wattage, however, isn't the only factor that affects total speed and power. The assist gas chosen and the mode of the laser also influence final results.
Hands-on information, real-world applications, and down-to-earth practical advice for welders. Subscriptions are free to qualified welding professionals in North America.