Choosing the right assist gas is critical in optimizing any laser investment, but for many fabricators, gas selection isn’t always clear and can get expensive. We’ve all heard that mixing gases can help control costs while delivering clean cuts at faster rates, but there are still questions that need to be answered.Read More
High purity nitrogen is used in assisting high pressure metal cutting and beam path purge for laser users.
Opting for a nitrogen generator as a laser cutting aid rather than a purchased gas supply for laser cutting applications can appreciably reduce operating costs for your company, and is far more convenient than reliance on bottled and liquid gases.Read More
As today’s “industry standard,” steel is shipped to fabricators on wooden pallets. At LEAN, we challenge that “standard.” In fact, we believe wood has no place in a METAL fabricator’s building!Read More
With the Xpert Pro, Bystronic presents a high-end press brake that sheet metal processing companies can adapt to their requirements on a modular basis. The new model in the Xpert series of machines meets the highest demands in terms of process speed and flexibility.Read More
Higher speed and an expanded cutting spectrum. The ByStar Fiber from Bystronic is being enhanced with a 12 kilowatt laser and the new "BeamShaper" function. In addition, a newly designed cutting head ensures consistent cutting quality up to a sheet thickness of 30 millimeters.Read More
At Booth A2122, Bystronic will present new high-performance solutions that cover the full spectrum of file-to-part manufacturing - laser cutting, bending, automation, and software technologies that are driving fabricators to new levels of productivity, profitability and success.Read More
“The addition of the Costa product line offers a significant complement to our best in class equipment roster and fills a distinct and growing manufacturing need for our customer base," said Brad Peterson, President & CEO of On Point Solutions. "Costa’s metalworking machinery is well known in our industry for high performance and quality Italian made equipment. On Point is excited to partner with the Costa team as we will jointly bolster customer service initiatives and grow market share.”Read More
Bystronic is expanding the ByStar Fiber laser cutting system with the extra-large 6225 and 8025 formats. This increases the productivity of fiber laser cutting and the diversity of cutting applications.Read More
When you’ve got a job to complete, you need quality, reliable machinery every time. Leveraging advances in technology to increase efficiencies and profitability is a great next step, too.Read More
Lean manufacturing is defined as removing waste without removing productivity. Toyota has led the way with the development of lean principles since the early 1980s. The company’s success is widely attributed to implementing the strategies.Read More
On Point Solutions is pleased to announce their exclusive distribution relationship with FACCIN USA.
“The addition of the Faccin product line offers a significant complement to our best in class equipment roster and fills a distinct and growing manufacturing need for our customer base," said Brad Peterson, President & CEO of On Point Solutions.Read More
ByStar Fiber from Bystronic delivers more speed and power to On Point’s manufacturing customers.
To compete for cutting jobs, sheet metal workers need to manufacture quickly, flexibly and cost-effectively. On Point Solutions is happy to offer a product that will keep its customers competitive in this area.Read More
On Point Solutions and South Tek Systems have partnered to provide nitrogen generation solutions for fiber & CO2 laser cutting applications.Read More
Brody Fanning—VP of Sales for Bystronic North America—announced this week the laser industry leader has awarded On Point Solutions exclusive dealership rights to the state of Kentucky and its thriving manufacturing sector.Read More
On Point Solutions, est. in 2009, has expanded its southern business operations to include the state of Arkansas. Bystronic has awarded On Point the state of Arkansas as an exclusive sales region due to consistent success and market share growth as a distributor.Read More
It all started in 1926 when four partners purchased the Chicago Mill Depot from the Fitzsimmons Cold Drawn Bar Company of Youngstown, Ohio. Each armed with specific experience, the partnership of Frank Hickey, Edward Lapham, Burnham Lapham and George Clifford began to build what we know todayRead More
The State of Wisconsin has a long history of being a leader in the metal manufacturing industry. This history is bolstered by a roster of multi generation companies, professional work forces and a strong collaboration between industry and education. Wisconsin leadership continues to press forwardRead More
Continuing the concept of the mobile press brake, which the smaller version Xpert 40 has already established on the market, the Xpert 80 offers a decisive increase in bending length and press capacity which opens up a wide spectrum of applications.
Over a bending lengthRead More
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (January 10, 2017) – On Point Solutions has expanded its business operations to exclusive Bystronic sales territory that includes Tennessee, Alabama and Mississippi. On Point is a professional manufacturing consulting, project management andRead More
The Real Costs –
Often I come across older CO2 laser cutting, plasma cutting and punching equipment that is 10 plus years old and still in production. While there is something to say about running production on equipment that is already paid for, what are the real costs? What is the yearly cost