LVD introduced Puma, a new cost-efficient fiber laser cutting machine that provides high-technology features and performance at a lower total cost of ownership. The machine is offered with a 3-kW, 6-kW or 12-kW laser in 3,050-mm-by-1,525-mm, 4,065-mm-by-2,035-mm and 6,160-mmby-2,035-mm formats and is automation ready. The welded steel, mono-frame construction provides stability to achieve quality cutting at high feed rates. The cutting head uses the latest technology to deliver consistent quality and process stability. It incorporates crash protection, motorized focus position adjustment, capacitive height sensing, as well as automated functions for sheet referencing, cutting gas selection, pressure control and nozzle cleaning.