Caterham School purchase a PLS4.75 Universal Laser

Caterham School,  Surrey, one of the top co-educational schools in England. A multi-award winning day and boarding school, renowned for its excellence, reached out to Hobarts to acquire a cutting-edge laser cutter for their Design and Technology Department.


Caterham School PLS4.75 Laser Installation


Both the Head of Design Technology and the DT Technician have had previous experience with Universal Laser Systems (ULS). The leading provider of laser material processing solutions who have been advancing the application of laser technology since 1988. Making it no surprise that their first call was to Hobarts, the leading provider of Universal Lasers in Europe and EMEA.

The DT department knew exactly the model that would fit perfectly into their studio. Now the proud owners of the PLS4.75 – a powerful 40 Watt Laser with an impressive bedsize of 610mm x 457mm – the school can effortlessly complete their students' projects.

The PLS is the perfect solution for processing a wide range of materials. What sets it apart are the patented and exclusive Uniquely Universal features, such as Laser Interface+ and Rapid Reconfiguration, which come as standard on the PLS4.75.


PLS4.75 Laser cutter install at Caterham School


To ensure the utmost safety and compliance, the PLS4.75 laser was accompanied by the BOFA AD Oracle IQ Extraction Unit, complete with an integral compressor. This guarantees that all fumes are efficiently extracted, giving the school peace of mind and ensuring adherence to health and safety regulations.


We are truly honoured to collaborate with such a prestigious institution like Caterham School. We cannot wait to witness the students utilising the laser to its full potential.


In one year’s, time, we look forward to returning to the school to provide a comprehensive 100-point service on their new laser. This service is offered as part of every laser sale we make. We offer the most inclusive and competitive service plans available. Hobarts Educational Service Plan has had its price frozen for the 13th consecutive year!

For every machine serviced we will carry out a comprehensive 100 point check to ensure the machine is working at its peak performance. Very few of our customers who are in regular service plans ever require an emergency visit due to our stringent and preventative servicing methods.


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