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New tool, savings for manufacturing hard materials

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John Patten and Deepak Ravindra

John Patten and Deepak Ravindra completed a successful beta test session at a startegic partner site. This was the moment they learned that the Micro-LAM system works better at higher speeds, which is perfect for increasing productivity.

Credit: Deepak Ravindra, Micro-LAM Technologies LLC


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Micro-LAM system

The current version of the Micro-LAM system that could be mounted diectly on to a ultra-precision lathe or a diamond turning machine. The current version only takes 30 minutes to bolt-on, and it is ready to go.

Credit: Deepak Ravindra, Micro-LAM Technologies LLC


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first micro lam industrial prototype machining silicon

The first Micro-LAM industrial grade prototype retrofitted on a diamond turning machining. The system is shown machining silicon, which is almost impossible to achive without rapid tool wear using conventional machining processes.

Credit: Deepak Ravindra, Micro-LAM Technologies LLC


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Micro-LAM system in action

The Micro-LAM system cutting Silicon. In addition to a turning process, the current version also facilitates cuttting, dicing and scoring operations.

Credit: Deepak Ravindra, Micro-LAM Technologies LLC


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