CNC Tube laser cutting machine

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CNC tube laser cutting machine is a specialized piece of equipment used in metalworking and fabrication industries to cut various types of tubes and pipes with high precision and efficiency. It utilizes laser technology to achieve accurate and clean cuts on different profiles of tubes and pipes, such as round, square, rectangular, and other custom shapes.

CNC tube laser cutting machine is a specialized piece of equipment used for cutting and profiling various types of tubes and pipes using laser technology. It combines the precision and versatility of CNC control with the accuracy and speed of laser cutting.

Here’s a breakdown of how a CNC tube laser cutting machine typically works:

Design and Programming: The cutting operation starts with designing the desired tube profiles using computer-aided design (CAD) software. Once the design is complete, it is converted into machine-readable instructions using computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software. The CAM software generates the CNC code that contains instructions for the tube laser cutting machine.

Material Setup: The tubes to be cut are prepared and loaded onto the machine. Depending on the machine’s design, the tubes may be held in place using clamps, chucks, or other securing mechanisms.

CNC Control System: The CNC control system consists of a computer and specialized software that interprets the CNC code and controls the movement of the laser cutting head. The operator inputs the cutting parameters such as cutting speed, laser power, and focal length through the control system.

Laser Cutting Process: The cutting head of the CNC tube laser cutting machine is equipped with a high-powered laser beam. The laser beam is directed onto the surface of the tube, melting and vaporizing the material along the programmed cutting path. The machine’s CNC control system guides the laser cutting head to follow the programmed path, creating the desired cuts and profiles on the tubes.

Tube Rotation and Movement: The CNC tube laser cutting machine may have a rotation mechanism to rotate the tubes during the cutting process. This allows for 3D cutting capabilities, such as cutting holes and shapes at different angles on the tube’s surface. The machine’s CNC control system controls the rotation and movement of the tubes, ensuring accurate and precise cuts.

Nesting and Optimization: To optimize material usage and minimize waste, nesting software is often used to arrange multiple tube profiles on a single length of tube. The software determines the most efficient cutting path and minimizes the amount of material that is unused or scrapped.

Safety Features: CNC tube laser cutting machines incorporate safety features such as emergency stop buttons, protective barriers, and laser safety systems to ensure operator safety during the cutting process.

3 / 4 Chucks tube laser cutting machine

LT360D tube fiber laser cutting machine 
Max.outside diameter of round tubes(mm)
20-3600(Customized to 800)
Pipe thickness
Depends on the power
Cutting speed
Cutting speed: Max 0.8s/cut(Depending on material thickness)
Y axis single feeding length
Z axis adjustment range
W axis adjustment range
Machine repeat positioning accuracy
Machine positioning accuracy
Machine idle speed
Maximum acceleration
Electricity demand
380V 50Hz(customizable)
Cutting accuracy
Machine size
Machine weight
Max . raw material length (mm)
Max. finished part length (mm)
Pipe remain length (mm)
Multi-funtional cutting
Mitre cut, rectangular, slot, square, circular, cold mouth, special profiles
tube laser cutter

Tube laser cutting machines are commonly used in industries such as automotive, aerospace, construction, furniture manufacturing, and architectural applications. They offer higher precision, faster cutting speeds, and greater flexibility compared to traditional tube cutting methods like sawing or plasma cutting, making them an ideal choice for projects that demand accuracy and efficiency.

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