Scout

The Laser Mech® Scout is a vision-guided, remote welding beam delivery system that provides quick and easy part setups. Simple to program, the Laser Mech® Scout also interfaces to a variety of popular lasers.

With the Laser Mech® Scout synchronizing to various robots or PLC machine controllers is straightforward using common communication protocols. Available in three different sizes, the head delivers accuracies from ±10 to ±25 microns, working distances from 100 mm to 420 mm, field of views from 40 mm x 40 mm to 110 mm x 110 mm and lasers powers to 5 kW.


Features
  • Versatile image recognition and processing features
  • High-speed welding capability
  • Quick and easy setup and operation
  • Intuitive software interface
  • Definable weld schedules including wobble welding
  • Pre-programmed and custom geometries for easy welding patterns and designs
  • Repositioning function speeds production
  • Robust and reliable
  • Pre-assembled connections allow for simple integration
Applications
  • Remote welding of seat frames and brackets
  • Micro batteries
  • Battery packs
  • Heat exchangers
  • Battery housings
  • Super capacitors
  • Small mechanical assemblies or circuit components
Specifications
Scout 100 Scout 200 Scout 300
Wavelength 1070 nm 1070 nm 1070 nm
Fiber Connection QBH QBH QBH
Max Laser Power 300 W (@1070 nm) 2 kW (@1070 nm) 5 kW (@1070 nm)
Aperture 10 mm 20 mm 30 mm
Scan Speed 2.5 mm/sec 1.0 mm/sec 0.7 mm/sec
Focusing Lens F-100 / F-160 mm F-160 / F-254 mm F-254 / F-420 mm
Collimator 30 mm / 60 mm 120 mm 140 mm
Working Field up to 70 x 70 mm up to 110 x 110 mm up to 200 x 200 mm
Scan Resolution 0.45 µm (@F-100) 1.83 µm (@F-254) 3.05 µm (@F-420)
Repeatability 1.8 µm (@F-100) 7.3 µm (@F-254) 12.2 µm (@F-420)
Input Power 100~230VAC, 50/60Hz 100~230VAC, 50/60Hz 100~230VAC, 50/60Hz
Cooling Air Water (6L/min) / Air (25L/min) Water (6L/min) / Air (25L/min)
Weight 8 kg 20 kg 25 kg
Interface XY2-100 XY2-100 XY2-100