Laser Cutting Services

Laser Cutting Draft - Charles Day Steels

Laser Cutting

Unrivalled capacity and profiling capabilities

A suite of 7 laser cutting machines, including the UK’s first 20kW fibre laser, ensures Charles Day customers benefit from short lead times and low cost per part. We maintain the highest levels of productivity without compromising on cut quality.

Charles Day metal profiling service includes tube cutting, sheet metal cutting, and structural steel open section cutting. Take advantage of aggregated material prices, short lead times, and superior capabilities with Charles Day laser cutting service.

Maximum cutting thickness

Steel – 50mm
Stainless steel – 50mm
Aluminum – 40mm

Brass – 20mm
Copper – 20mm

Laser Cutting Draft - Charles Day Steels

Capable of cutting parts up to 6 metres long from material up to 50mm thick, our new ByStar 15kw Fibre laser bolsters Charles Day’s position in the market as an absolute industry leader.

Sheet Metal Laser Cutting Thicknesses

Laser Material Thickness

Laser Cut Thickness (mm)

Fibre Laser Cutting

An advanced alternative to CO2 laser profiling, fibre lasers excel at profiling thin sheet metal and reflective materials such as aluminium, copper, and brass.

Key features of our fibre laser service include:

Laser Cutting Draft - Charles Day Steels
Laser Cutting Draft - Charles Day Steels

Unmatched Capacity

We deliver economy through technology, ensuring Charles Day can consistently deliver maximum cut quality, competitive price per part, stable lead times during periods of peak demand, and fast turnaround of large and complex parts and projects. Continuous investment in laser technology provides customers with the latest cutting capabilities with the ability to reduce customers’ downstream production time and costs by 50%. Unrivalled laser cutting capacity delivers rapid turnaround of both high volume and high complexity orders.

Laser Cutting Machines

What metals can be laser cut?

Charles Day have the capacity and flexibility to cut projects of all sizes with short lead times and competitive part pricing. Materials can be handled in plate sizes up to 6 metres x 2.5 metres.

Maximum cutting thickness differs between materials. Furthermore, depending on material thickness and length, the profiling tolerance of laser cutting is +/- 0.12mm to +/-0.75mm.

Read more about laser cutting tolerances for different materials:
Laser Cutting Tolerances | Charles Day Steels

Quality Assurance 

Charles Day Steels


Quality. Accuracy. Compliance.

From drawing to delivery, Charles Day take pride in delivering quality profile cutting services to boost downstream efficiency and profitability.

Factory production controls comply with construction product regulation BS EN 1090 EXC4 for intricate cutting of construction and nuclear regulation profiles.

Certified to BS EN ISO 9001:2015 for all profiling requirements.

Charles Day Steels Services:

Laser Cutting Draft - Charles Day Steels

What sets Charles Day apart from our competitors

State-Of-The-Art Facilities

We continually invest in the latest laser cutting technology to provide the highest quality cut parts.

Nationwide Delivery

We can arrange local and nationwide deliveries and call-offs, so your items arrive when and where you need them.

24/7 Production

“Lights out” production enables cost effective production and impressive lead times.