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CANADA'S LEADING INFORMATION SOURCE FOR THE METALWORKING INDUSTRY

CANADA'S LEADING INFORMATION SOURCE FOR THE METALWORKING INDUSTRY

High speed, high precision fiber laser cutting

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Available as 2kW, 4kW and 6kW, the LCG 3015 AJ was developed with Amada’s proven fiber laser technology, says the company. This technology helps achieve Process Range Expansion (PRE) by providing the ability to cut brass, copper and titanium.

The LCG 3015 AJ is a true flying optic laser system. The material remains stationary as the cutting head moves on all three axes (X, Y & Z) to process the sheet. This translates into increased productivity and increased accuracy at higher cutting speeds. The LCG 3015 AJ is built to adapt to the evolving production environment of manufacturers. The cutting head is propelled by a highly dynamic motion system that achieves the acceleration and rapid traverse speeds of more expensive linear drive motion systems.

The LCG AJ uses approximately a third of the electricity required by the same wattage CO2 laser system. It is also three times more efficient with the electricity it does utilize, reducing costs and providing a more environmentally-friendly laser system. The LCG AJ does not require laser gas, mirrors, or any other items typically associated with generating a CO2 laser beam. A single fiber optic delivery cable eliminates the need for additional external mirrors. The result is significantly less operating costs and maintenance.

Standard Features

  • Includes a full enclosure that surrounds the entire cutting area with access for part removal
  • Utilizes a helical rack and pinion drive system for both the X and Y axes, while the Z-axis is equipped with a high-precision ball screw
  • Specifically designed to handle high-speed operation, the LCG AJ is also engineered to maximize safety with a sectionalized dust collection system
  • AMNC/PC touchscreen control with intuitive graphic display and 50% faster processing speed
  • A high-speed cutting head with increased sensing speed for faster cutting and plasma resistance in thin materials
  • Engineered for simplified setup, the lens and nozzle can be easily removed and installed without tools, wires or air lines

Designed and built at Amada’s Brea, CA, facility, the MPL is ideal for fabricators who need a basic load/unload system. This high speed automation system utilizes a single raw material pallet and a single offload pallet. The unit is positioned directly above the shuttle tables, minimizing the amount of floor space required. Since the system uses a single raw material pallet, there is no tower—making the MPL the ideal solution for environments with low ceilings.

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