What is laser profiling?

Date: 11/12/2019

Laser profiling is a technique that is constantly developing and changing. The constant demand to mould diverse metals requires that the process is as fast, clean and safe as possible to deliver versatility in all metals quickly and affordably. At Yorkshire Laser we constantly keep up to date with new and modern techniques, incorporating new developments [read more]


Versatility & knowledge proves a winner for YLF

Date: 03/12/2019

YORKSHIRE’S premier laser cutting and fabrication firm’s versatility and know-how has won over the manufacturers of the first ‘social kitchen appliance’. Kaelo – the company behind the revolutionary integrated wine cooler of the same name – first got in touch with Normanton-based Yorkshire Laser and Fabrication (YLF) for their laser cutting capabilities. But when faced [read more]


How sheet metal fabrication has developed

Date: 02/12/2019

Sheet metal fabrication dates back as far as the bronze age, so we’re talking 3000 BC – 1200 BC. With sheet metal fabrication having such a long history, it is considered to be the second oldest profession in the world. Over the centuries, techniques have changed but many of the principles of working with sheet [read more]


What is CNC punching?

Date: 05/11/2019

SHEET metal fabrication is increasingly reliant on Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) laser cutting.  Here at Yorkshire Laser we use it extensively for its versatility, accuracy, speed and cost efficiencies. What is CNC punching? CNC (Computer Numerically Controlled) punching is a sheet metal manufacturing process that is carried out by CNC punch presses. A CNC punching machine is [read more]


The importance of prototyping in manufacturing

Date: 09/10/2019

At Yorkshire Laser & Fabrication we believe in the importance of prototyping. Prototyping is the key to any successful end product, working through many stages to perfect an initial and successful design. That’s why at Yorkshire Laser we have invested in the most up-to-date design software and experienced team of engineers to specialise in every [read more]