No need to explain what is fiber lasers, but have to know the advantages of fiber lasers.
- Fiber laser source offers a short wavelength of 1070nm fiber laser, which is 1/10th of the of a CO2 laser’s wavelength, and it is more easily absorbed by metallic materials.
- The fiber laser source has a high-quality fiber laser beam, which can achieve a smaller spot diameter, even in the longer working distance and deeper focal depths still provides fast processing speed.
- Fiber laser source Photoelectric conversion efficiency rate up to 30℅, thereby reducing the utility costs of power and cooling.
- The long life span of the fiber laser source, up to 100000 hours, and, low maintenance costs, fiber cable transmission, high efficiency, and no dimming, this is why fiber lasers replace CO2 lasers are used in metal plate cutting, welding!
- The fiber laser source is compact, lightweight, and flexible to be integrated into motion systems.
- It is adjustable to the spot size of the fiber laser source, to meet different requirements application requirements, For example, laser cutting requires a smaller spot to get the high-quality laser beam; It requires a larger spot for metal welding and metal cladding. That’s why fiber lasers are widely used in different industries, laser cutting, laser marking, laser welding, laser cleaning, laser cladding, and many more possibilities available in the future!
What Types and Applications of Fiber Laser
Q-Switch Fiber Laser Source
Applicable: Precision Welding, Ceramic Cutting
Continuous Wave Fiber Laser Source
Application: Laser Cutting, Welding, 3D Printing
QCW Fiber Laser Source
Applicable: Precision Welding, Ceramic Cutting
The Development Trend Of The Fiber Laser
- 1. Pulsed fiber lasers with high average power and high peak power. In many laser applications, high-quality beam, low power lasers are used as seed light optic sources, and double-clad fibers are used as amplifiers to easily obtain high average power and high pulses.
- High-power fiber lasers with high beam quality in the direction of higher brightness are in strong demand in scientific research and military fields. The main users are scientific research institutions, universities, and government departments.
- The development towards a higher power. Driven by the demand for high-tech fields such as shipbuilding and aerospace and the wide application of additive manufacturing technology, higher output power has become one of the main research contents of fiber laser development. The output power of fiber laser will change from Hundred watts and kilowatts are developing towards 10,000 watts.
- Modularization and intelligence In order to meet the various needs of lasers in the market, fiber lasers will gradually move towards serialization, combination, standardization, and generalization.
- Ultrashort pulse fiber lasers. In the field of laser fine processing, such as perforating brittle materials and cutting sapphire glass, ultra-fast ultra-short pulse fiber lasers are required.
Manufacturing Brands of Fiber Laser Source
we can say IPG laser is the world No.1 fiber laser source manufacturer and developer, Manufacturing in the USA, Germany and Russia. As a leader of fibe laser source manufacturing, IPG fiber laser is the most reliable fiber laser source in the world, More than Photoelectric conversion rate, Excellent quality, widely application in different industries. IPG Photonics’ diverse lines of low, medium, and high-power lasers and amplifiers are used in materials processing, communications, entertainment, medical, biotechnology, scientific, and advanced applications.
Raycus Laser has been recognized as the No.1 fiber laser source manufacturer in China. It is one of the most reliable Chinese fiber laser suppliers, Now they have its own international fiber laser key device research and development center, production product includes the continuous fiber laser source from low power to high power, pulsed fiber laser source, QCW fiber laser source, Q-switched fiber laser source, etc.
MAX Photonics is a leading fiber laser source manufacturing company located in Shenzhen, was Committed to becoming a pioneer of domestic ultra-high power industrial lasers, recently released 5000W single module and 35000W multi-module CW fiber laser, which great support the thick steel cutting up to 70mm.
JPT Opto-electronics is a ‘National High-tech Enterprise’ focuses on the R&D, production of fiber optics, and fiber lasers. Famous in its Mopa fiber laser source, they have a strong R&D team with several PhDs and Masters. and their own production lines, warehouses, offices, research laboratories, etc. around 20,000 square meters. Passed ISO 9001:2008, TL certification, UL, RoHS, etc.
Nlight fiber laser was known as the advanced laser for cutting high reflection material, such as gold, silver, copper, brass, aluminum, mirror stainless steel etc. NLight Corporation was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Washington. It is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-power semiconductor lasers. It has a 6000 square meter ultra-clean production workshop and has comprehensive production capabilities from epitaxial growth to packaging. Offering Customers provide high-power, long-life, high-volume, EM-designed high-power semiconductor lasers and their systems with different powers, different bands, and different packaging forms.
How to Buy The Fiber Laser Source?
- If you are an integrated manufacturer of laser machines, you can directly contact the laser source manufacturer to get a quote and support, because there will be a good discount for large QTY purchases.
- If you want to DIY fiber laser machine, We recommend that you find an experienced factory to cooperate with. Some companies are large and look professional, but they are not intended to provide the laser source to you, and some trading companies just Selling goods and disable to provide follow-up services, so for fiber lasers, the technology items, we must find a suitable supplier with technical support. This is very important, which can reduce a lot of future troubles. GYC laser would like to support you on the back with a reliable fiber laser technical engineer team.
- If you just want to buy a fiber laser source to upgrade your plasma cutting machine or a low-power laser cutting machine by yourself, then you can choose GYC laser, we are the strategic partner of Raycus and Ipg Laser, which means we can get the original laser source and support, Meanwhile, as a professional laser equipment manufacturer, we have rich experiences in laser equipment manufacturing and industrial applications. We can share this with you without any extra cost.
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