Why prototyping is so important within the laser cutting industry

Date: 08/09/2020

Prototyping is a key part of invention and design, and getting the prototype right is vital to the success of any project.  Creating prototypes gives organisations a chance to check how a product works in practice, and it’s an opportunity to make improvements. The efficiency of creating effective prototypes is steadily increasing thanks to laser [read more]

Laser cutting in the pharmaceutical industry

Date: 11/08/2020

Laser cutting can be beneficial in many industries, from the telecom industry to pharmaceutical, it is seen to have a varied series of benefits. Pharmaceutical engineering covers all aspects of drug manufacturing, which is why laser cutting is so important.  Parts of metal can be used within drug manufacturing to produce the perfect packaging solution. [read more]

Carbon steel vs stainless steel

Date: 11/08/2020

It is easy to sometimes become confused when dealing with carbon steel and stainless steel. Due to the fact that they are both made from steel, it can be difficult to distinguish one from the other. Steel in itself is the main material used all over the world and is used within construction for skyscrapers, [read more]

What is CAD Design?

Date: 01/07/2020

The acronym CAD stands for computer-aided design. It is sometimes also referred to as computer-aided design and drafting (CADD). CAD design refers to the use of computer software to create 2D drawings and 3D models of components, to a scale that reflects how they would appear and work in the real world. It documents the [read more]

A Guide to Online Laser Cutting

Date: 18/06/2020

Laser cutting makes use of laser cutter machinery to cut, mark, or engrave on different types of materials. The word laser stands for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. It is a highly focused beam of light energy that burns through materials in a very precise and clean manner.  While quite powerful, not all [read more]