The benefits of laser cutting mild steel thick plate

Our state-of-the-art 12kW and 24kW Trumpf Lasers are capable of cutting mild steel plates ranging from 0.7mm to 40mm.

Versatility of Mild Steel

Mild steel, known for its strength, durability, and weldability, is a popular choice in various industries for a wide range of project work. Its exceptional properties, such as excellent formability, machinability, and cost-effectiveness, make it a preferred material for many applications.

One of the most efficient ways to cut thick mild steel plates accurately and with high precision is through laser cutting. Our technology offers numerous advantages that make it the best option for our customers in a range of industries requiring precise and detailed cuts in thick steel plates.

Mild steel is typically classified based on its carbon content and mechanical properties. The choice of grade depends on the specific application requirements such as strength, hardness, weldability and cost considerations.

Read more about our structural steel grades.


precision / Accuracy

One of the key benefits of using laser cutting on mild steel is the unparalleled precision and accuracy it offers. Our 24kW Trumpf Lasers are capable of cutting through thick plates with exceptional precision, ensuring clean edges and tight tolerances. This level of accuracy is essential for industries where high-quality cuts are non-negotiable.

Faster Production

Laser cutting is known for its speed and efficiency, making it a cost-effective solution for cutting mild steel plates. Our 24kW Trumpf Lasers can cut through thick plates quickly and accurately, reducing production times and increasing overall productivity. With faster production times, our customers are able to meet tight deadlines and improve bottom lines

Clean cuts / minimial waste

Laser cutting produces clean, precise cuts with minimal waste. Our lasers are equipped with advanced technology, coupling this with experience and skills from our staff, ensures smooth edges and minimal burrs, reducing the need for secondary processing. This not only saves time but also reduces material waste, making laser cutting an environmentally friendly choice.

Complex Designs

Laser cutting allows for the creation of intricate and complex designs to be cut. Our 24kW Trumpf Lasers offer unparalleled flexibility in design, allowing you to cut mild steel plates into custom shapes and sizes with ease. Whether you need simple geometries or intricate patterns, laser cutting can bring designs to life.

Mixed thicknesses mild steel
Mixed thicknesses mild steel
Laser cut mild steel

Fast Quotes

Accurate price, reliable lead time, no hidden extras

We aim to answer quotes sent between 7.30am and 4pm within one hour. Outside these hours we will respond the next working morning. We accept DXF, DWG and NC files, please include information about which material, thickness and quantities you require for your laser cutting order.

Please note: We are unable to provide quotes or prices over the phone, please email us your requirements and we will respond as quickly as possible.

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