LENS MR-7 Systems

The mid-size LENS MR-7 is specially configured for rapid alloy development, functional prototyping and medium size part repair applications.



Optional Features

  • Optional Closed-Loop Control System
  • Closed loop control
  • Laser upgrade to 1 kW

Standard Features

  • Hermetically Sealed Class 1 Laser Enclosure
  • 300 x 300 x 300mm Process Work Envelope
  • 3 Axis CNC Control System
  • Thermal Imager with Analysis Software
  • Integrated Gas Purification System
  • Integrated Dual Powder Feeders
  • 500 W IPG Fiber Laser


Specially configured system for the material researcher to rapidly produce novel materials with exceptional quality. Two powder feeders enable gradient materials to be made – every layer can have a different chemistry. Example applications include:

  • Rapid Alloy Development
  • Fundamental Materials Research
  • Rapid Solidification Research
  • Composites Research
  • Ceramics Research
  • Rapid Manufacturing
  • Hybrid Manufacturing
  • Advanced Product Development


  • Create graded material samples – speed screening
  • Create mixtures – rapid alloy discovery
  • Rapid solidification rates (>1000C) – Novel microstructures
  • Complete Atmosphere Control – full protection for highest quality
  • Calculate cooling rates – correlate to microstructure and properties
  • Fluidization to assist feeding irregular powders
  • Rapid set-up – make a new alloy in ten minutes!