Transfer, Laser cutting, Mechanical cutting

Hydro forming is a cost-effective way of shaping ductile metals such as aluminium, brass, low alloy steel, and stainless steel into lightweight, structurally stiff and strong pieces. One of the largest applications of hydro forming is the automotive industry, which makes use of the complex shapes made possible by hydro forming to produce stronger, lighter, and more rigid unibody structures for vehicles. This technique is particularly popular with the high-end sports car industry and is also frequently employed in the shaping of aluminium tubes for bicycle frames. In this process, LOFA offers material transfer, laser cutting, and mechanical cutting which are implemented in with either robot and gantry transfers.