laser cut stainless steel

Can laser cutters cut through stainless steel?

Lasers can cut through many materials,and laser cutting is a very versatile method of cutting stainless steel. Lasers can cut through stainless steel of different thicknesses, and laser cutting is an extremely accurate way to cut. Laser cutters are very fast, which makes them cost effective in many applications where time is critical.

Can you cut stainless steel with a laser?

Lasers can cut through many materials and are typically used on a select few types of metal — in particular, carbon steel, mild steel, stainless steel, steel alloys and aluminum.

How much does a laser cutter for metal cost?

Different metal thickness cutting need different laser cutter configure. And the laser cutter for metal cost is also different.Generally speaking, metal laser cutting machine price is around 14000-125000 usd orso from the laser cutter manufacturer.

What thickness of steel can be laser cut?

Laser cutters can cut through stainless steel of different thicknesses. The thickness of the material depends on the laser cutter’s power, which depends on its wattage and voltage.

The power of a laser cutter largely determines how thick it can cut. A higher wattage means a more powerful laser beam that can slice through thicker materials with ease, while lower wattages are less capable in this regard. For example: if you want to use your machine for industrial purposes or to make art out of metal, you should look for a model with at least 500W lasers; anything less won’t be able to handle such tasks efficiently or effectively (and do note that these figures are only general rules—they may not always hold true for every individual machine).

laser cutting maximum thickness

1000w laser cutting machine maximum sheet thickness is 5mm with speed 0.6-0.8m/min, when laser cutting stainless steel sheet 4mm, the speed is 1-1.1m/min.

1500w laser cutting machine maximum thickness for ss is 6mm with speed 0.7-0.9m/min,when laser cutting stainless steel sheet 5mm, the speed is 1.5-2m/min.

2000w laser cutting ss sheet maximum thickness is 8mm with speed 0.7-0.9m/min,when laser cutting stainless steel sheet 6mm, the speed is 1.0-1.5m/min.

3000w stainless laser cutting maximum thickness is 10mm with speed 0.8-1.0m/min,when laser cutting stainless steel sheet 8mm, the speed is 1.0-1.5m/min.

4000w stainless laser cutter maximum thickness is 14-16mm with speed 0.5-0.8m/min,when laser cutting ss sheet 12mm, the speed is 0.7-1m/min.

6000w ss cnc cutting maximum thickness is 20-25mm with speed 0.2-0.7m/min,when laser cutting ss sheet 18mm, the speed is0.7-0.8m/min.

8000w ss plate cutting machine maximum thickness is 25mm with speed 0.3-0.5m/min,when ss laser cutting sheet 20mm, the speed is 0.8-0.9m/min.

12000w laser cutting machine maximum thickness is 30-40mm with speed 0.1-0.35m/min,when laser cutting ss sheet 25mm, the speed is 0.8-1m/min.

laser cut stainless steel thickness

1000w cnc laser cutting stainless steel

Thickness(mm)0.812345
Speed(m/min)18-2213-184-62.5-31-1.50.6-0.8

1500w cnc laser cutter for stainless steel

GASN2
laser cutter steel sheet thickness(mm)12356
Speed(m/min)20-358-104.5-5.51.5-2.00.7-0.9

2000w laser cut stainless steel (N2)

laser cutting stainless steel sheet thickness1234568
Speed28-359-156-72.8-3.51.5-2.51.0-1.50.7-0.9

3000w laser cut stainless steel (N2)

laser cutting ss sheet thickness

1

2

3

4

5

6

8

10

Speed

45-55

24-28

8-13

5-6

3-4

2.3-3.0

1.0-1.5

0.8-1.0

4000w laser cutting ss sheet

 

Thickness

1

2

3

4

5

6

8

10

12

14

16

Speed

50-60

20-25

10-13

8-10

4-5

3.5-4

1.5-2

1.2-1.5

0.7-1.0

0.6-0.8

0.3-0.5