Autumn 2013

FEATURE

A cut above

High-brightness direct diode lasers are now available with beam quality suitable for cutting and welding sheet metal.  Greg Blackman assesses their potential for sheet metal processing

FEATURE

Making a mark

Lasers play a central role in modern manufacturing, from small-scale precision work to manufacturing on a huge scale. Sian Harris looks at the state of the art today and the challenges ahead

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Analysis and opinion
Analysis and opinion
Analysis and opinion
Analysis and opinion
Feature

Gemma Church investigates the explosion of cross-industry plastic welding techniques