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Properly designed beam-delivery optics is essential to quality of the beam acting on the workpiece and to the economics of the manufacturing process. This article describes the design considerations of laser beam delivery optics. It also reviews the manufacturing economics and presents two case studies of typical economic environments found in laser welding applications.

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Tim Webber, 2011. "Laser Beam Delivery Optics and Manufacturing Economics", Welding Fundamentals and Processes, T. Lienert, T. Siewert, S. Babu, V. Acoff

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