Sep 15, 2015 Off Comments in Laser Cutting by

The LC5 model provides a single laser source and single cutting head capable of switching from sheet to tube processing all in one machine

BLM GROUP USA, Wixom, MI, (, a global leader in the manufacture of equipment for tube processing solutions has announced the introduction of the LC5. The compact LC5, equipped with a fiber laser up to 4.5kW is the only high production machine with automatic loading and unloading that can process both tube and flat sheet in a single machine.

Thanks to its design, switching from tube to sheet is fast, adding the flexibility fabricators need to expand their laser processing capability.

The LC5 can handle bar up to 21 ft. in length and tube to 4.75 in. dia. The processing of sheet metal is fully automatic and allows for sheet up to 5 ft. x 10 ft. The fiber laser is ideal for cutting both mild steel and highly reflective materials such as stainless steel and for aluminum… The unit is also equipped with an automatic pallet changer and independent controls for both tube and sheet. Further, there are four scrap collection trays for easy scrap management.

Read more: Cleveland Ohio Laser Cutting: Laser Cutting System switches from sheet to tube processing.