VLS Platform Model 4.60

The Perfect Fit For Your Businesses

Platform Overview


Universal Laser Systems model VLS 4.60 free-standing platform is the mid sized model in the VLS platform series. With a marking area of 24? x 18? x 9? (737 x 584 x 229 mm), the larger size allows you to cut and mark larger sized materials and as a result can increase your productivity. Like all VLS platform models, six laser cartridges are available ranging from 10 to 60 watts. Standard features Unique to Universal include; Laser Interface+, Rapid Reconfiguration, and a number of additional options to enhance your laser processing capabilities. All Universal laser platforms use interchangeable components, giving you the ability to tailor your system to fit your needs. Commonly found in educational institutions and architectural firms, you will also find the VLS 4.60 in a wide range of other industries such as trophy & awards, sign shops, medical, and woodworking.

Platform Series Options

Print Driver/Control Panel

Print from your favorite application software. There are virtually NO restrictions. Many options allow you to fine tune marking and cutting for optimum results. Learn more

One Touch Photo Software™

Designed by Universal, One Touch allows you to prepare any photograph for your laser system, quickly and easily. Learn more

CO2 Laser Cartridges

Universal Laser Systems has manufactured their own patented CO2 laser cartridges Since 1998. These RF metal lasers are air cooled and range from 10-75 Watts.
Read more about Universal’s CO2 laser cartridges and other types available.

High Power Density Focusing Optics ™

Patented by Universal, these unique optics allow the laser beam to be focused to a much smaller spot size, producing sharper images at tighter tolerances. It also gives you the ability for direct marking on certain metals. Learn more

Rapid Reconfiguration™ of Lasers

Every laser cartridge we produce is factory pre-aligned for easy integration into any of our laser platforms.

System Features

  • Laminated Safety Glass
  • Over-temp Alarm (for fire safety)
  • Multiple Automatic Focusing Modes
  • Precision Digital Motors
  • Wraparound Top and Front Door
  • Multiple Language Support
  • Permanently Sealed Bearings
  • Proportional Pulse Control
  • Stretch-Free Kevlar® Belts

Laser Features

  • Laser Fan Control (to reduce noise)
  • Smart Lasers
  • Laser Pointer
  • Wide Selection of Power Levels
  • Air-Cooled Laser Cartridge
  • Patented Permalign™
  • No Optical Beam Alignment Required
  • Patented Cross-Platform Compatibility
  • Patented Free-Space Gas Slab Laser Design
  • High Reliability, Excellent Power Stability
  • Warranty Available Up To 5 Years

System Specifications

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Work Surface Area VLS Platform Model 4.60
Maximum Part Size 29 x 23 x 9 in (737 x 584 x 229mm)
Dimensions 36 x 38 x 36 in (914 x 965 x 914 mm)
Rotary Capacity Max Diameter 8 in (203 mm)
Motorized Z-axis Lifting Capacity 40 lbs (18 kg)
Available Focus Lenses 1.5 in (38 mm)
2.0 in (51 mm) *standard
2.5 in (64 mm)
4.0 in (102 mm)
Laser Platform Interface Panel Five button keypad
Operating System Compatibility Requires a dedicated PC to operate.
Compatible with Windows XP/Vista/7 32/64 bit
PC Connection USB 2.0
Optics Protection Air Assist Available
Cabinet Style Floor-Standing
Laser Options 10, 25, 30, 40, 50, and 60 Watts
Approximate Weight 270 lbs (122 kg)
Power Requirements 110V/10A or 220V-240V/15A
Exhaust Connection Two 4 in (102 mm) ports
250 CFM @ 6 in static pressure (425 m3/hr at 1.5 kPa)