Etching through metal over 1 – 1.5mm in thickness starts to get expensive, this is where laser cutting comes into its own. With state of the art equipment and finishing facilities to remove sharp edges and burrs Photofabrication can offer high tolerance cost effective solutions.

Laser Cutting Services

Laser-Cutting-Services-BedfordshirePhotofabrication can provide parts lasercut from 25 micron foil up to 12mm plate (depending on metal specification). A tolerance of +/-50 microns on the Nd:YAG Laser and +/-100 microns on the CO2 Laser (depending on requirement) can be achieved.

Metals that Can be Lasercut Include:

  • Aluminium
  • Copper
  • Molybdenum
  • Phosphor Bronze
  • Stainless Steel
  • Titanium
  • Brass
  • Mild Steel
  • Nickel
  • Silver
  • Tantalum
  • And Many More, Please Ask.

Photofabrication’s range of Additional Processes means we can offer Flat, Formed, Heat Treated, and Plated parts. Basically the Full Service!

Photofabrication can offer both ND:YAG Laser and CO2 Laser services in addition to chemical etching. Therefore providing manufacturing facilities for all you requirements on metal thickness and tolerance needs.

Knowledge and experience in the program preparation enables us to maximise the use of raw materials by tessellating components or putting one inside another. This reduces both waste and cost.

You can learn more about Laser Cutting and a Comparison to Mechanical Cutting here.

If you would like to discuss your laser cutting requirements please call us on 01480 226699. Alternatively either email us at, or complete our contact form.

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