Category Archives: Lasers

2020 Laser Upgrade Complete!

Our new laser entered production on 20th April 2020. We are very exciting to have this technology on-site which allows us to process a wider range of materials, much much faster and without compromising quality. The end result is that our capacity has increased, our lead times are shortened and our prices to customers have […]

CO2: End Of An Era

As we prepare for the next expansion phase of the business, it’s time to say goodbye to our old CO2 laser and the memories it created. April 2010 marked our entry into the laser cutting industry having being an exclusive waterjet business since 2001. Towards the end of 2009, I was a waterjet operator for […]

LaserFlair shares passion for #ukmfg

It’s always amazing to hear from other companies who share a passion similar to our own, and in this case it is both UK manufacturing and laser processing! All the way from Fife, we have been pleased to discover this gem of a laser engraving and laser cutting company (with a very different setup to […]

The best things ever created by 3D printing

3D printing is the process of creating three dimensional solid objects from a digital (CAD) file using an additive process. Additive processes create objects by laying down successive layers until the object is complete. This is different to subtractive manufacturing – which is what we do – where sections are removed from a larger object […]

Top Engineering Sector News Sources

As a process-led field, adding value to raw materials by turning them into products through the use of machinery and manpower, manufacturing offers a diverse range of jobs from a wide range of engineering disciplines. Engineers working in manufacturing businesses are responsible for the safe and efficient planning, management and maintenance of production methods, machinery […]

How laser cutting has revolutionised prototyping

Prototyping is incredibly important in the world of invention and design. Creating product prototypes offers the opportunity to assess the functionality of an item, as well as providing the chance to discuss room for improvement. And the art of creating effective prototypes is one that has only grown in terms of efficiency and quality with […]

Cats VS Lasers

Lasers are at the epicentre of Yorkshire Profiles’ business. However, outside of this, the internet is littered with videos demonstrating the “use” of lasers in day-to-day life. With this in mind, in a world where cats and lasers quite happily co-existed, one person simply had to ask the one question that changed everything: what would […]

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