Press Braking

We have incorporated brake press forming into the wide range of products and services available to you from Q-Laser. Combined with our top of the range laser cutting, steel fabrication and plasma cutting services, this incredible feature could be just what you need to complete your project to the high standard you require.

Folds Various Materials

170 Tonne Capacity

Up to 3m in Length

What materials do we press?

Mild Steel
Stainless Steel
Aluminium
Brass

Copper
Durbar
And More

Our press brake is used for shaping sheet material after it has been laser cut. We use advanced software to calculate the predetemine the form which allows us to provide you with great accuracy.

We press a huge range of metals and if you're not sure whether we press what you need, get in touch.

Get a quote now!

Some things that will help speed up the process:

Your Files

If you have your files ready, send them our way. These can be DXF, DWG or PDF. Or you can send us an idea of what you need and we can quote for the drawing creation if needed.

About your project

It helps to give us an idea about what your project is and what contexts it will be used in. Is it a display piece or a one-off prototype? Will it be used indoors or outdoors? With this information we can give you the best advice on materials etc.

Materials & Thickness

What material and what thickness do you want your project to be cut out of? If you’re unsure, send us a message and we’ll be happy to discuss the pros and cons.

Quantity

We’ll need to know what quantity you want made. Remember, if you’ve got multiple files we’ll need to know quantities for each piece.

Contact Details

Make sure your contact details are correct and including a phone number will help speed things up in case we have any questions about your project.

Head Office

0191 303 7518

sales@q-laser.co.uk

Unit 22A, Cherry Way
Dubmire Industrial Estate
Houghton Le Spring,
DH4 5RJ

Fabrications

01642 918665

fabrication@q-laser.co.uk

Unit 15A & 15B
Queensway Court
Queensway
Middlesbrough
TS3 8TG

FAQ

How can I get a quote?

Simply use our contact form or email sales@q-laser.co.uk. We’ll need to know what you want to cut in what materials and how many you need. To speed things up, have a quick read of our list of what to include.

How do you calculate a quote?

Once we have what you need cutting, we’ll calculate the cutting time and material cost. This includes the set-up and loading time of the machine.

Your cut time depends on level of complexity of your drawing and material type/thickness.

I don’t have a drawing file, can I get a rough quote?

We’ll still need to calculate your cut time but that’s no problem. Get in touch and our team will help to get a file together without issue.

Can you create my drawing for me?

Not a problem, let us know in your message and we will give you a reasonable quote.

Can I supply my own mateials?

Yes, of course. Be sure to let us know of your intentions in your initial contact message. However, we will need to know the precise details of the materials to be cut.

How large can you laser cut?

Up to 4m x 2m and 25mm thick depending on material.

How large can your brake press?

Up to 3m in length with 170 tonne capacity.

What materials do you cut?

Mild Steel
Stainless Steel
Galvanised Steel
Aluminium
Brass
Copper
Bronze
Durbar
Hardox
Iconel 625
Nickel Alloys
Super Duplex

What tolerances do you lasers adhere to?

Our lasers are extremely precise working to thickness tolerances in accordance with BS EN 10051:2010 and a flatness tolerance in accordance with BS EN 10029:1991.

Do you deliver nationwide?

Yes. We deliver all around the country regularly.

What are your turnaround times?

A standard turnaround is 2-3 working days and 3-4 days for delivery.

In a rush? Let us know and we can move your order extra fast, which is charged at a premium rate.

Can I collect my order?

No problem. Our address is as seen on the website if you feel like picking it up.