Amada Miyachi America Inc. has expanded its application laboratories – the enhanced application technical center features 25,000ft2 of lab space situated in a new 85,000ft2 manufacturing facility. It is equipped with 11 application-specific labs that support each of Amada Miyachi America’s product lines, processing nearly 100 samples per month.
Engineers support front end development and also help customers select the right equipment for a robust process. The newest laboratory updates include an ultra-fast laser development center, equipped with both femtosecond and picosecond lasers.
Ten full-time application experts are available to help customers with a complete range of application development services for welding, marking, cutting, drilling, milling, ablation, scribing and texturing of metals, polymers, glasses, and ceramics. Limited contract manufacturing work is also available.
In addition to flexible technology selection, customers can see equipment options within the technology. Resistance welding choices, for include AC, CD, HF, and linear DC; laser processing technology includes Nd:YAG and fiber welders.
Additional equipment used in development includes a variety of scan heads, stent cutters, and XY motion platforms. AMADA MIYACHI’S lab also offers optical and scanning electron microscope (SEM) inspection, a 3D digital microscope, and mini coordinate measuring machine (CMM) dimensional measurement and verifier services.