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New research has revealed that demand in the global industrial fiber laser market is set to explode in the next four years, soaring by more than 21%. The report, available from Sandler Research, relied on input from industry experts and in-depth market analysis and concluded that the field is set to expand by as much as 21.4% CAGR by 2018.

Jet planes have been around for such a long time now that it’s easy to take their incredible feats of engineering for granted, not thinking twice before stepping into a metal tube that defies the laws of gravity to fly many thousands of miles. But new technology is set to once again wow the masses, with engineers ready to use cutting edge 3D printing techniques to build the parts.

JK Lasers announce their involvement as a core industrial partner in the EPSRC’s new Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Laser Based Production Processes. The aims of the CIM are to exploit the unique features of laser light to unlock manufacturing innovation, delivering ground-breaking industrial impact in key areas of the UK economy.

During the last six years, JK Lasers has developed and introduced to the market a range of medium power (50 W – 1 kW) and high power (1 kW – 3 kW) fiber lasers for cutting, welding and fine drilling applications. This success means changes now for our Lamp Pumped Solid State Laser (LPSSL) Nd:YAG product ranges: JK Lasers plans to phase out the CW LPSSL Product Line by the end of 2015, as outlined in the attached PDF. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further details.

JK Lasers will be exhibiting at Laser World of Photonics this year as the exhibition celebrates its 40th anniversary.  The show runs alongside the World of Photonics Congress and saw great success in 2011 when the Messe Münchenhosted 1,075 exhibitors and over 27,000 visitors.

Thursday, 06 December 2012 09:09

3kW Fiber Laser Launched by JK Lasers

A powerful 3kW fiber laser has been launched by global industrial laser manufacturer JK Lasers, part of the GSI Group. The new addition to the company’s Watt to kiloWatt fiber laser range will help enhance manufacturing productivity by processing thicker section metals at faster speeds and to higher standards.

Fiber lasers are a precision material processing tool used for a diverse range of applications from the manufacture of small, intricate medical devices to flat sheet cutting thick section metals. To ensure these parts are manufactured to the highest possible standards, the laser operator precisely controls the intensity on the target. Parameters such as pulse energy and the temporal profile are easily controlled.

The processing advantages of fiber lasers will be showcased by JK Lasers when it makes its debut appearance at The Battery Show, Detroit, between 13 and 15 November.

Thursday, 04 October 2012 08:48

Gold Medal for Laser Cutting Machine

A flatbed laser cutting machine integrated with a 400W fiber laser from JK Lasers has been awarded a gold medal and diploma at the 2012 International Technical Fair in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.

JK Lasers’ new 2kW fiber laser will be displayed on booth 2028 at the Lasers for Manufacturing Event (LME), held on 23 and 24 October in Schaumberg, Illinois, USA.

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