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Process: Laser Etching
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Laser Marking of Stainless Steel

Laser Marking on stainless steel with a CO2 laser is very timely and messy process. Due to the reflective nature of the metal surface and the operational wavelength, CO2 laser systems require a laser marking material (LMM, such as Thermark or Cermark) to permantly mark the surface. The LMM is sprayed onto the surface and has to be allowed to dry before marking. The surface also has to be cleaned after marking. All of this work makes the alternative, Fiber Lasers, very appealing.

Q-Switched Fiber Lasers are ideal for marking on stainless steel and other metals, as no LMM is needed. Stainless steel parts are marked using the process of surface etching. This is to create an etch mark by vaporizing the surface of the material at very high speeds, providing very minimal damage to the part. This is usually done when a quick mark is needed and cycle time is an issue. A surface etch gives a high contrasting mark and is ideal for marking on coatings without penetrating through, such as Chrome, Nickel, etc.

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Application #211
Process: Laser Marking
Material: Stainless Steel

Application #311
Process: Laser Marking
Material: Stainless Steel

Application #149
Process: Laser Marking
Material: Stainless Steel

Application #230
Process: Laser Marking
Material: Stainless Steel

Application #231
Process: Laser Marking
Material: Stainless Steel

Application #283
Process: Laser Marking
Material: Stainless Steel

Laser Marking Fiber Laser Engraving Machine

Fiber Tower™ Series is the new generation of Fiber Laser Material Processing Systems for Direct Parts Marking, UID Marking (Unique Identifier), and Deep Engraving. It is the most advanced, compact, industrial grade, mid size, Fiber Laser Engraving Machine available on the market. Fiber Tower™ series employs the new generation of solid state Ytterbium fiber laser systems of near infrared spectral range (1060-1080nm) with a unique combination of high peak power, ideal beam quality, fiber delivery and highest electro-optical wall-plug efficiency

These laser machines possess a reliability that is unmatched by any other kind of solid state or gas laser systems. Wide selectivity of operating wavelengths, ultra-low amplitude noise, high stability and ultra-long pump diode lifetime complete an impressive list of advantages of these modern fiber laser systems.

 

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