About QIGO

Sheet Metal Laser Cutting Running Cost

The operating cost of the metal laser cutting machine contains electricity, cutting gas costs and consumables costs, electricity costs including lasers, machine tools, chillers, dust collectors, cutting and cutting gas costs which contains oxygen, nitrogen and Air, consumables costs contains protective parts such as protective lenses and copper nozzles

Running Cost

  • Cutting Power
  • Cutting Gas
  • Local Electricity
  • KW
    $0.15 per/KW
  • Running Time
  • Running Time/Day
    Full load working time * 60%
  • Gas cost/bottle
  • $/hour
    Note: liquid nitrogen cost $4, pure nitrogen $15
  • Hourly cost:
  • $
    Hourly Cost (electricity fee
    + gas fee + consumables fee)
  • Dayly cost:
  • $
    Dayly Cost (electricity fee
    + gas fee + consumables fee))
  • Monthly cost:
  • $
    Monthly cost (electricity fee
    + gas fee + consumables fee)
  • Annual cost:
  • $
    Annual cost (electricity fee
    + gas fee + consumables fee)

Total power consumption cost

  • Laser electricity fee
  • $
    Laser electricity fee / hour
  • Machine bed electricity fee
  • $
    Machine bed electricity fee/hourly
  • Chiller water
    electricity fee
  • $
    Chiller water/hourly
  • Dust extraction
    electricity fee
  • $
    Dust extraction electricity fee/hourly

What is different by using liquid nitrogen or bottle nitrogen?

if it is canned liquid nitrogen, you need to pay $48 for 125kgs liquid nitrogen which can be used for 12 hours, 48 / 12 = $4 / hour,so you can save 1/4 of the cost by using liquid nitrogen, Moreover, the time that the operator frequently and the waste generated by bottled residual gas are ignore.

  • o2
  • $
    Oxygen consumption per hour
  • N2
  • $
    N2 consumption per hour
  • Air
  • $
    air compressor consumption costs/Hourly

Wearing Part

  • Protective lens
  • $
    Normal life ≧ 1440 hours,price $41.79/piece
  • Nozzle
  • $
    Normal life ≧ 720 hours, price $21.64/piece

Metal laser cutting machine total cost (oxygen)

  • Totally Cost
  • Electricity fee
  • Cut gas cost
  • Consumables costs

Cutting air cost

  • gas
  • Gas price
  • Time
  • All cost
  • Cutting Edge
  • Case