Laser claddingStandard Particle Size Distribution
45 — 120 μm
Laser cladding, also known as laser metal deposition, is a metal powder technology that uses a high-powered laser to melt and fuse metal powder onto a surface to create a coating or repair a damaged part.
In laser cladding, metal powder is fed into a stream of inert gas and directed through a nozzle onto the surface to be coated or repaired. A high-powered laser is then used to melt and fuse the metal particles to the surface, creating a strong and durable coating. The process is controlled by computer software to ensure precise and accurate application of the coating.
Laser cladding is used in a variety of industries, including aerospace, automotive and medical. It is particularly useful for applications that require high precision and durability, such as turbine blades, engine components and medical implants. Laser cladding can also be used for repair and maintenance applications, such as repairing damaged parts or adding wear-resistant coatings to high-wear surfaces.
In summary, laser cladding is a versatile and reliable coating and repair method that offers high precision, strength and durability. Its ability to apply coatings to a wide variety of surfaces and its ability to produce strong and durable coatings make it a valuable tool in a wide range of industries.
Laser cladding can be used to apply coatings with high precision and accuracy, making it well suited for use in industries such as aerospace and medical manufacturing.
Laser cladding can be used to deposit coatings on a wide variety of surfaces, including metals, ceramics and composites.
Strength and durability
Laser cladding produces a strong and durable coating that is resistant to wear, corrosion, and other forms of damage.
Laser cladding can be used to repair damaged parts, reducing the need for expensive replacement parts and downtime.
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Metal powders are widely used in various industries, including additive manufacturing, metallurgy, and coatings.
The particle size distribution (PSD) of metal powders plays a crucial role in determining the final properties of the end product.
Different metal powder technologies are available with varying PSDs to cater to specific applications.