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Fiber Lasers: Everything You Need to Know
By Jerome Landry on November 26, 2020

Fiber lasers are everywhere in the modern world. Due to the different wavelengths they can generate, they are widely used in industrial environments to perform cutting, marking, welding, cleaning, texturing, drilling and a lot more. 

How to Choose a Laser Fume Extractor
By Alex Fraser on November 12, 2020

To make sure laser technology is perfectly safe in manufacturing environments, it must be implemented properly to prevent health risks. One of the important laser safety considerations is the extraction and the filtration of fumes.

Cleaning Aluminum for Welding: Lasers vs. Other Methods
By Alex Fraser on November 02, 2020

Cleaning up aluminum before welding is essential to make sure that the end product is structurally strong. If you’ve done your research on how to best do it, you probably found the same information everywhere.

How to Choose the Best Fiber Laser Engraver
By Jerome Landry on September 09, 2020

Knowing how to choose the right laser engraver for your application is not that complicated. If you are willing to learn just the basics of fiber laser engraving, you can quickly identify what you need.

What Is Industrial Laser Ablation?
By Xavier Godmaire on September 02, 2020

Laser ablation occurs when a laser beam removes material from a localized area. Used in various industrial applications, this process can create permanent marks (laser marking), remove contaminants and coatings from surfaces (laser cleaning), modify a part’s roughness (laser texturing), cut through a surface (laser cutting) and much more.

Blue Star Brings Laserax Technology to Indian Manufacturers
By Pierre-Luc Marchand on August 28, 2020

Indian manufacturers now have a privileged access to industrial laser marking, laser cleaning and laser texturing to treat surfaces and implement industrial traceability. Laserax and Blue Star have indeed partnered up in August 2020 to offer the best service possible to the Indian industrial market.

How Does Laser Cleaning Work in 5 Steps
By Arthur Perret on August 12, 2020

Laser cleaning is an eco-friendly process used to remove rust, paint, oxide and other contaminants from metal surfaces. Because of its efficiency, it is being used in an increasing number of applications.

Remove Oxide from Aluminum in Production Lines (3 Methods)
By Alex Fraser on August 05, 2020

Removing oxide from aluminum usually comes as a necessary evil to ensure that high-quality parts are manufactured. If you’ve manually cleaned oxides before, you’ve probably spent a lot on manual labor and had a hard time ensuring consistent results.

Laser Etching: Everything You Need to Know
By Jerome Landry on August 04, 2020

Because of its speed and durability, laser etching is the process that we recommend for most marking applications.

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