Services

Fast Flame Profiling offers a range of high-quality, specialised services, including laser cutting, high-definition plasma cutting, guillotining, profiling, CNC bending, de-coiling, drilling, chamfering and light fabrications.
 
Laser Cutting
Our laser cutting services are designed to produce products of the highest quality, and provides us with the ability to work with the utmost accuracy.
We have:
5 Bystronic laser machines,
2 6KW machines with a 12000×2500 cutting bed.
A 4KW fibre optic laser with a 3000×1500 self-loading bed.
A 4.6KW machine with a 4000×2000 bed
A 10KW fibre optic laser with a 4000 x 2000
 
Technical Specifications:

  • Maximum thickness processed in carbon steel at 30mm
  • Maximum thickness processed in stainless steel at 30mm
  • Maximum cutting size at 12000×2500
  • Tolerance of +/- 0.5mm. depending on the thickness

 
High-Definition Plasma Cutting
This cost-effective and efficient method of cutting produces products of moderate quality and accuracy.
Fast Flame has 3 high-definition plasma cutters with bed sizes of 13000×3000.
 
Technical Specifications:

  • Maximum thickness processed in carbon steel at 30mm
  • Maximum thickness processed in stainless steel at 60mm
  • Maximum cutting size at 13000×3000
  • Tolerance of +/- 1mm, depending on the thickness

 
Profile Cutting
Flame cutting proposes the ideal cutting solution for thicknesses over 25mm. With a collection of 5 flame cutting machines, we are outfitted to handle these types of jobs with ease.
 
Technical Specifications:

  • Maximum thickness processed in carbon steel at 300mm
  • Maximum cutting size of 13000×3000
  • Tolerance of +/- 2mm, depending on the thickness.

 
Guillotining
We offer guillotining of hot and cold rolled sheets as well as mild steel Vastrap with quick turnaround times.
 
Technical Specifications:

  • Maximum thickness processed in carbon steel at 12mm
  • Maximum cutting size of 3000 long
  • Tolerance of +/- 1mm, depending on the thickness.

 
CNC Bending
Fast Flame Profiling houses six bending machines, one of which is the largest in the southern hemisphere. This allows us to bend light sheet metal, right through to heavy plates (for cones, pans, channels and angles).

640 Ton Bending Break: Technical Specifications:

  • Maximum tonnage of up to 640 tons
  • Maximum bending length size of 16000 meters long

 
320 ton Bending Break: Technical Specifications:

  • Maximum tonnage of up to 320 tons
  • Maximum bending length size of 4200m long

 
135 Ton LVD Bending Machine: Technical Specifications:

  • Maximum tonnage of up to 135 tons
  • Maximum bending length of 3000m long

 
Rolling: Technical Specifications:

  • Maximum length of up to 3000m

 
Drilling
Our drilling services include:

  • Countersinking
  • Tapping
  • Nibbing

 
These services are offered according to customer specifications on all grades of material, including 400 and 500 BHN hardness.
 
Chamfering/bevelling
Fast Flame offers plate chamfering services as per customer requirements, which include:

  • Bucket lips
  • Prep welds

 

Grade Minimum thickness Maximum thickness
Cold rolled 0.5mm 2mm
Hot rolled sheet 1.6mm-4.5mm 1.6mm 4.5mm
Galvanised 1.2mm 3mm
Mild steel vastrap 3mm 8mm
Mild steel 5mm 150mm
S355 JR AR 5mm 300mm
S355 JO +N 6mm 300mm
S355 J2 +N 6mm 300mm
SS10/200 or Bennox 6mm 63mm
BS 151 430A boiler 6mm 60mm
Grade 70 6mm 100mm
Roqtuff / stenx700 / S690QL 6mm 150mm
Roqlast / TH400 / Hardox 6mm 150mm
Domex 700 3mm-12mm 3mm 12mm
3CR12 0.9mm 25mm
304L 0.9mm 60mm
316L 0.9mm 50mm
310L 6mm-20mm 6mm 20mm

 
Contact Fast Flame Profiling for Details
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