Gravotech WeLase small laser engraver

WELASE, small laser engraver station for in-store and on-line personalization.

LASER STATION
Introducing the magic of laser engraving to your business. The WeLase achieves personalization of the highest quality in a matter of seconds and raise your customers curiosity.
  • Designed for retail
    Compact, sleek and quiet, with large viewing windows, this personalization machine creates a unique in-store experience, giving customers something to cherish and a moment to remember. Meeting the most stringent world safety regulations, WeLase is a certified Class 1 system designed for use in retail environments.
     
  • High-end technology made simple
    Benefit from our cutting-edge technology in an easy to use laser which works without needing to know about its galvanometric high-speed marking head, automatic vertical axis, positioning assistants, easy fix vices, smart vision, and different custom software from “no training required” to “expert”. The WeLase can also be used in workshops, able to interface with webservers and ERP systems to deliver high volume online sales of uniquely personalized items.
     
  • Custom laser engraving
    WeLase is available in Fiber, Co2, Hybrid, or Green laser sources to get the best results on the material of your choice. With many accessories, options, and specialized packages, we have the solution for your items, e.g. engraving inside rings, ornaments, glass, flasks, cutting metallic shapes, leather bracelets, and many other possibilities.

Technical Specifications

Plug & Play machine: power it up and it is ready to run.
Easy to use and extensive support provided.

Integrated laser engraving assistance:

  • Preview mode: a red pointer projects on the item an exact simulation of the engraving
  • Manual mode: use the joystick to line up three red pointers and set the item to the correct lasering distance.
  • Automatic mode: with all parameters saved select automatic mode and watch the WeLase do the work

Class 1 laser: highest security possible.

  • Built-in sensors prevent laser operation unless the door closed built with an instant cut-off should it be opened while the machine is in operation.
  • A specialist glass is used on the large viewing panels to ensure a quality and safe viewing experience which can be used as standard in any store with total safety, and no need to build a cover or wear safety goggles.

Specialized packs:

  • Pack jewel: WeLase becomes the perfect jewelry laser engraving machine. Interior and exterior engraving of rings, bracelets, and thin cuts of flat items Precise positioning of jewelry Contrast result, white marking, or deep engraving.
  • Pack easy fix: The machine to make personalized items. Precise and fixed repeatable positioning Versatile: from a pen to a bottle with the same clamp Secure your object easily with the magnet system No clamping, no chucks, instant item positioning.
  • Pack safe air: Compact laser engraver exhaust for all environments. Exhaust the fumes and particulates to keep the machine clean and accurate. Filters fumes and odors to create a safe and clean environment. Integrates easily with the WeLase. More silent than other exhausts on the market and ideal for retail space. Exhaust filters are HEPA certified.
     

General

Sources laser
Fiber, Hybrid, Green, CO2
Use rate
Adapted for small to medium batches

Marking Capacity

Marking area max (L x w)
110 mm (4.331 in) x 110 mm (4.331 in)
Max object height
Fiber, Hybrid, Green: 100 mm (3.937 in)
CO2: 180 mm (7.087 in)
Object weight
3 kg (6.6 lbs)

Welase CO2 Welase Fiber Welase Green Welase Hybrid
Model

Welase CO2

Welase Fiber

Welase Green

Welase Hybrid

Technology

CO2

Fiber

DPSS

DPSS

Max objects size (L x W x H)

340 mm (13.386 in) x 200 mm (7.874 in) x 180 mm (7.087 in)

340 mm (13.386 in) x 200 mm (7.874 in) x 100 mm (3.937 in)

340 mm (13.386 in) x 200 mm (7.874 in) x 100 mm (3.937 in)

340 mm (13.386 in) x 200 mm (7.874 in) x 100 mm (3.937 in)

Max object weight

3 kg (6.6 lbs)

3 kg (6.6 lbs)

3 kg (6.6 lbs)

3 kg (6.6 lbs)

Power

30W

20/30W

5W

10W

Dimensions (L x W x H)

450 mm (17.717 in) x 560 mm (22.047 in) x 610 mm (24.016 in)

450 mm (17.717 in) x 560 mm (22.047 in) x 610 mm (24.016 in)

450 mm (17.717 in) x 560 mm (22.047 in) x 610 mm (24.016 in)

450 mm (17.717 in) x 560 mm (22.047 in) x 610 mm (24.016 in)

Frequency

CW laser (Continous Wave)

30-60 Khz

10-100 Khz

10-100 Khz

Speed

Up to 1500 mm/s (59,055 in/s)

Up to 3000 mm/s (118,110 in/s)

Up to 3000 mm/s (118,110 in/s)

Up to 3000 mm/s (118,110 in/s)

Z Axis type

Motorized & Programmable

Motorized & Programmable

Motorized & Programmable

Motorized & Programmable

Door type

Manual

Manual

Manual

Manual

Communication Interfaces (standard)

Ethernet TCP/IP, Wifi, USB

Ethernet TCP/IP, Wifi, USB

Ethernet TCP/IP, Wifi, USB

Ethernet TCP/IP, Wifi, USB

Laser Safety Classification

Class 1 Door Closed / Class 2M door open (Aiming Diode)

Class 1 Door Closed / Class 2M door open (Aiming Diode)

Class 1 Door Closed / Class 2M door open (Aiming Diode)

Class 1 Door Closed / Class 2M door open (Aiming Diode)

Rated power comsumption

800W

800W

800W

800W

Machine weight (without laser)

44Kg (97 lbs)

42Kg (92,594 lbs)

39Kg (85,980 lbs)

39Kg (85,980 lbs)

Software

Lasertrace/Gravostyle/ ABC /Gravotouch

Lasertrace/Gravostyle/ ABC /Gravotouch

Lasertrace/Gravostyle/ ABC /Gravotouch

Lasertrace/Gravostyle/ ABC /Gravotouch

Humidity level

10-85%

10-85%

10-85%

10-85%

Rated voltage

100 - 240

100 - 240

100 - 240

100 - 240

Z axis stroke

200mm (7,874 in)

200mm (7,874 in)

200mm (7,874 in)

200mm (7,874 in)

Marking area - Available lenses

F150: 100 mm (3.937 in) x 100 mm (3.937 in)

F160: 110 mm (4.33 in) x 110 mm (4.33 in)

F160: 110 mm (4.33 in) x 110 mm (4.33 in)

F160: 110 mm (4.33 in) x 110 mm (4.33 in)

Operating temperature

10-35°C

10-35°C

15-35°C

15-35°C

Peak power

10 kW

70 kW

60 kW

Easy to use with ABC software

Engage your customers with the personalization process: click a design on the tablet, edit the name or message, preview the engraving on the item, watch the high-speed marking through the 3 large windows or project it on a screen, thanks to the integrated camera. The WeLase is silent and is a low maintenance machine. Create more engagement and spark your customers curiosity by viewing the engraving process in your store.

WeLase : personalization machine

A wide range of accessories are available with the WeLase such as: easy fix vices for item positioning, rotary devices to engrave the inside and outside of rings, fume extractor, travel case, etc. You can upgrade even months or years later to address a new range of items, extend your business and maximize your return on investment. Our support team can provide you with any information you may need.

Engraving inside of rings

Upgrade the WeLase with the Jewel pack to support the jeweler’s daily creations. Thanks to the rotary device, bring the final touch to your creations by personalizing the inside and outside of rings and bracelets and quickly switch to curved bangles. The WeLase can also cut metal to create thin pendants.

FIBER HYBRID GREEN CO2
ORGANICS
Ceramic​​
Electrical and medical ceramic
Leather
Paper​​, cardboard, cork
Rubber​​
Silicon
Wood, varnished wood
Food​​
Glass, crystal
Stone​, granite​, marble
Textiles​​
PLASTICS
ABS​​
Laminates​​
PA
PE, BET
PMMA, Acrylic
POM - PBT
PP
Foam​​
PC
METAL
Aluminum
Anodized Aluminum​​
Brass​​
Carbide
Coated metal
Copper
Gold, silver, nickel, platinum
Stainless steel​​
Steel
Titanium
= Marking / Etching
= Cutting
= Engraving / Deep marking

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    Service & Support

    We offer solutions for the installation and commissioning of your equipment that fit your settings and expectations. Do you want to be autonomous? We will provide you with our standard operating procedures with training videos available on our online support centre. Do you wish to have our technicians present alongside your teams? We visit on-site for commissioning with our experts working hand in hand with you.

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    Our training modules are designed to optimize your use of our solutions and are available for our full range of machines, software and accessories and are designed to fit the level and profiles of the training participants, available online, remotely, or onsite and at our training facilities. Training is a fully integrated part of the commissioning of our solutions.

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    Training & commissioning

    All our machines are warranted 24 months for the supply of spare parts and the cost of in house labour performed at GRAVOTECH’s premises. We offer warranty extensions and additional service benefits according to your needs. Developed to fit your requirements precisely, we also offer standard or customized service contracts - Global service contract. - Software service contract. - Preventive or curative maintenance contract. Our local technical sales representative is available to provide you with all the necessary information.

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    We bring you local support in your language in more than 50 countries, where we have established presence directly and with our distribution partners. Each of these local teams can, in turn, get support from a regional competence centre close to our production locations and in direct link with our group international support centre based in France, in close connection to our R&D centre. This makes us efficient and reactive to your needs for assistance. With the expertise of our support, we can address 80% of your requests remotely, for a quick resolution that secures the service continuity of your operations.

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    Technical support

    Thanks to experience gathered with Gravograph and Technifor and our global presence in more than 50 countries with 150 Gravotech technicians and our distributor partners, we can offer you a wide range of services. Developed to fit your requirements precisely, we offer standard or customized services: - Global service contract. - Software service contract. - Preventive or curative maintenance contract.

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