Use of a 5kW laser beam for hand-held cutting. This video shows how experts at TWI have adopted automated laser cutting technology for hand operation. The main potential application is in the area of decommissioning where the flexibility to choose where and how to cut the components, can lead to significant advantages when it comes to packing the residual parts efficiently for long term storage.
Laser Cutter for Nuclear Decommissioning
Video by twiltd