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The first in a family of Vulcan systems, this rapid paint and coating removal system is a 1.6 kW Q-switched DPSS laser, fibre delivered to a robust galvanometer based ergonomic hand-held, compact scan head. With the proven reliability and high pulse energy of Rigel, Vulcan offers state of the art universal control systems and simple synchronization that will deliver faster processing and unlock the highest potential of laser based paint, coating removal and surface preparation.


Power (W) 1600
Pulse duration (ns) 40 - 120*
Pulse energy (mJ) 200
Minimum Spot Diameter (mm, 1/e²) > 1.0


  • Paint and Coating Removal
  • Rust Removal
  • Surface Activation
  • Oxidation Removal
  • Pre-Weld Preparation
  • Surface Cleaning and Restoration
  • Mold Cleaning


Is it safe and what safety features does this system have?
The Vulcan 1600e comes fully equipped with industry standard laser safety features. In addition to the standard features, the Vulcan i1600 comes fitted with Smart Detection (LIDAR) sensors on the High-Powered Handheld, a dual handed safety start mechanism to keep users safe while using.
What can it clean and how quickly?
The Vulcan 1600e has been designed to work on the following applications: Paint and Coating Removal, Rust Removal, Surface Activation, Oxidation Removal, Pre-Weld Preparation, Surface Cleaning and Restoration, Mold Cleaning.
What are the facility requirements (size needed) and service schedule (cost of running)?
The Vulcan 1600e requires 3-phase N+E, 220 or 400 VAC (±10%)
Can we deliver on time?
The lead time for a Vulcan 1600e is 3 months from the time of order confirmation (12-15 weeks).
Do we have an ISO Certification?
ANDRITZ Powerlase is ISO 9001:2008 certified.
Does it have extraction?
The Vulcan 1600e comes without extraction, this can be purchased as an add-on. Alternatively, customers can buy their own extraction solution.
What is the max fibre delivery length?
The fibre delivery up to 100 metre fibres.
Is it IP rated at all (Ingress protection*)?
The Vulcan 1600e has a IP rating of 54.
How much does the Vulcan weigh?
The Vulcan 1600e weights 1000KG.
Would you like to be a distributor for the Vulcan 1600e?
For new distributors the following criteria should be met:
At least 5 staff with technical competencies in laser surface technology
Office(s) in country/market
Service capability (technical and engineering staff)
Experience with legacy rapid cleaning technologies
Turnover > 3M €
Existing company, established > 6 years
Purchase at least 1 Vulcan i500c for rent/demo purposes
Liability insurance value > 3M €
Access to > 10 potential customers
If interested use the form at the bottom of this page to speak to one of our advisors.

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