The Cincinnati CL-707 laser system can cut mild steel plate up to 1/2 inch and stainless steel up to 3/8 inch. The maximum blank size is 48 x 96 inches. Pierce on-the-fly capabilities provide fast-cut cycle times. The tactile adapter on the non-contact head enables thin material ranging from 0.002 to 0.020 inch to be cut at speeds up to 800 inches per minute depending on thickness.
Industrial workplaces are governed by OSHA rules, but this isn’t to say that rules are always followed. While injuries happen on production floors for a variety of reasons, of the top 10 OSHA rules that are most often ignored in industrial settings, two directly involve machine design: lockout/tagout procedures (LO/TO) and machine guarding.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.