Panasonic Welding Robots to Use TeraDiode Lasers
WILMINGTON, Mass., Dec. 18 2014 — TeraDiode will supply Panasonic Welding Systems of Osaka, Japan with 4-kW high-brightness laser engines under a new, multiyear agreement between the two companies.
TeraDiode’s TeraBlade engine will be integrated into Panasonic’s Lapriss robotic welding and cutting systems.
Direct-diode lasers are more affordable, reliable and efficient than fiber and disk lasers commonly used in industry, according to TeraDiode. The company’s scalable wavelength-beam...