Miyachi Unitek at LME 2012 MONROVIA, CA – Miyachi Unitek Corporation, a leading manufacturer of welding equipment and laser processing systems, will showcase its expanded laser cutting capabilities at the LIA’s Lasers for Manufacturing Event (LME), to be held October 23-24, 2012, at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, in Schaumburg, Illinois, Booth 2013. Dr. Geoff Shannon, Miyachi Unitek’s laser technology manager, will present Laser Micro Welding: Technology, Capability and Applications as part of LIA’s Laser Welding & Joining Workshop. Dr. Shannon will cover the basics of laser micro welding, including material and plating selection and part fit-up considerations. He will highlight a variety of applications where both fiber and pulsed Nd:YAG micro welding are ideal, and will also give a general overview of the latest laser technologies. On display at the booth will be Miyachi Unitek’s brand new laser tube cutter, which features four axes linear stages, tube diameter handling from 0.03-0.25 inches, tube auto feed, and a wet cutting capability. In addition, Miyachi Unitek application engineers will be staffing the booth, and available to discuss attendees’ welding, marking and cutting applications. About Amada Miyachi America Since 1948, Amada Miyachi America, Inc. has worked to achieve one goal: to solve customer’s manufacturing challenges. Knowing there is no one solution that fits all, the company strives to provide customers with innovative and reliable manufacturing technology solutions in an effort to be their single source provider. Amada Miyachi America manufactures equipment and systems for resistance welding, laser welding, laser marking, laser cutting, hermetic sealing and hot bar reflow soldering and bonding. The company serves a wide range of markets including medical devices, battery, aerospace, automotive and electronic components. Amada Miyachi America is an ISO9001 certified company. Contact Amada Miyachi America at [email protected]. Learn more about the company’s products and services at www.amadamiyachi.com.