November 7, 2011
By: Tim Walker
For fabricators looking to reduce the amount of lubricant they use for sawing applications, lubricants designed for near- dry sawing may be the answer. These minimum quantity lubricants, as they are called, are designed to provide complete coverage of the blade with as small an amount as possible.
Compared to conventional laser processing machines, the OPTIPLEX Fiber significantly increases the productivity of thin worksheet cutting with impressive accuracy and cuts up to 0.875” in CRS. The laser is designed to process reflective materials with greater thicknesses and at greater speeds than its CO2 counterpart.
But it’s only a quick fix - by Josh Welton
It’s something welders hear all the time: It’s a small job, just a quick fix, meaning you’ll charge little if anything. It’s not that simple, not by a longshot.
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