TeraDiode to Supply Laser Engines to Panasonic Welding SystemsMarch 1, 2015
With the signing of a multiyear purchase and supply agreement, TeraDiode, Wilmington, MA, will provide 4-kW high-brightness TeraBlade laser engines to Panasonic Welding Systems. The PWS robotic welding and cutting systems outfitted with the TeraBlade engines will be marketed as “Powered by TeraDiode” under the Panasonic brand.Direct-diode lasers compare favorably to incumbent fiber and disk lasers in affordability, reliability and efficiency, according to TeraDiode officials, due to the economy of scale of diode-laser-bar technology and TeraDiode’s scalable wavelength beam combination technology.
See also: Teradiode Inc.
Technologies: Welding and Joining