Elgin, Illinois, November 2014 -
Mazak Optonics Corporation premiered their brand new OPTIPLEX NEXUS 3015 CO2 laser-cutting system at FABTECH in Atlanta. The OPTIPLEX NEXUS combines high performance with a compact and flexible design, ideal for fabrication job shops looking to expand into laser-cutting services.
The OPTIPLEX NEXUS was developed to fulfill the need for a laser that provides significant performance features at an economical initial investment. It is available in single fixed table, manual table, or automated two-pallet configurations which are modular and can be upgraded in the future.
The system integrates Intelligent Setup and Monitoring Functions including auto nozzle changing, auto nozzle cleaning, auto profiler calibration, focus detection, auto focus positioning, pierce detection, burn detection and plasma detection. These features can significantly simplify operation and reduce operator dependency.
The NEXUS has the flexibility to integrate with Mazak’s large range of material automation solutions including load/unload and flexible manufacturing systems. It also features Mazak’s leading-edge Preview 3 CNC control to streamline operation and a new Type 10 resonator with ECO mode to lower operating costs.