Can carbontex be cut with a laser cutter?

Started by Mandelstam, August 17, 2020, 08:35:08 AM

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Keta

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I talked to a manufacturer in town about laser cutting dogs and showed them some CF material.  They said it can be cut but it takes a powerful laser to do it.   They cut up to 1/2" SS and titanium but said their lasers would not cut it unless pushing them harder than they wanted.

Quote from: Bryan Young on August 18, 2020, 07:57:21 PM
I doubt laser would cut it very well. Waterjet is the way to go to cut CF drag washers. Punch is another means.

I had some cut with a water jet, the edges were frayed and I had to flush out a lot of grit (ruby?) From the material.
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