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Sheet Metal Fabrication Laser Cutting Sheet Metal

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  • Time: 2023-06-29 11:51:07

Sheet metal fabrication is a process that involves transforming flat sheets of metal into desired shapes and structures. One common method used in sheet metal fabrication is laser cutting, which utilizes a high-powered laser beam to cut through the metal sheets with precision and accuracy.

Here's an overview of the laser cutting process in sheet metal fabrication:

1. Design: The first step is to create a design for the desired metal component using computer-aided design (CAD) software. The design specifies the dimensions, shapes, and any intricate details of the part.

2. Material selection: Choose the appropriate type and thickness of sheet metal for the application. Common metals used in sheet metal fabrication include stainless steel, aluminum, and mild steel.

3. Preparation: The selected sheet metal is prepared for laser cutting by cleaning the surface and ensuring it is free from any contaminants that may affect the cutting process.

4. Laser cutting setup: The sheet metal is securely placed on the laser cutting machine, and the machine is programmed with the specific cutting parameters based on the design requirements. These parameters include laser power, cutting speed, and focal length.

5. Laser cutting: The machine uses a focused laser beam to cut through the sheet metal along the programmed path. The laser's high energy density melts or vaporizes the metal, creating a narrow kerf. The machine moves the laser along the programmed path, precisely cutting the metal according to the design specifications.

6. Post-cutting processes: After laser cutting, the sheet metal component may require additional processes, such as deburring (removal of sharp edges), bending, welding, or surface finishing, depending on the intended application.

Laser cutting offers several advantages in sheet metal fabrication:

- Precision: Laser cutting provides high accuracy and intricate detailing, allowing for precise cuts and complex shapes.

- Speed and efficiency: Laser cutting is a fast and efficient process, reducing production time compared to traditional methods.

- Versatility: Laser cutting can be used on various types of sheet metal, including different thicknesses and metals.

- Minimized material waste: The narrow kerf width of the laser beam minimizes material waste, resulting in cost savings.

- Automation: Laser cutting machines can be automated, allowing for increased productivity and consistency in large-scale production.

It's worth noting that while laser cutting is a popular method for sheet metal fabrication, other techniques like waterjet cutting and plasma cutting are also used depending on the specific requirements and material properties.


Steel Plate Fabrication


Carbon Steels

Stainless Steel




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9M for hollow section




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