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Industrial Lasers

The Five Main Types of Lasers
By Alex Fraser on September 24, 2021

Different types of lasers are needed for different applications. Based on their gain medium, lasers are classified into five main types: gas lasers, solid-state lasers, fiber lasers, liquid lasers (dye lasers), and semiconductor lasers (laser diodes).

 

What is an Industrial Laser and How Does it Work?
By Mohamed Bahdine on July 23, 2021

For a lot of people, lasers are small boxes that shoot red dots, which drive cats crazy. But in fact, laser systems are used in many manufacturing processes. 

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 Move the Marking Operation in the Casting Plant
By Laserax on April 14, 2020

To move the marking operation near the casting machine, you probably need to change or upgrade your marking system. Why is that? Most marking systems aren’t made to operate in casting plants.

CO2 vs. Fiber Laser - Which One Should You Buy?
By Laserax on April 10, 2019

If you’re looking to mark metal, what you need to buy is a fiber laser. If you’re looking to mark organic materials like textile, wood, or cardboard, a CO2 laser is the best choice.

High-Power Laser Marker Embedded in Conveyor Enclosure
By Normand Lemieux on November 28, 2017

High-power lasers, such as those used for marking identifiers on metal, can be embedded in enclosures. Such systems, when properly designed, are 100% safe for workers and passersby. Laserax has...

Industrial Traceability in the Aluminum Industry with Laser Marking
By Normand Lemieux on October 26, 2017

Accountability is currently one of the most important priorities in manufacturing, especially in light of recent scandals, such as the Kobe Steel fumble. If a  supplier steps out of bounds, it...

List of Fiber Laser Systems Applications
By Normand Lemieux on May 30, 2017

In Fiber Laser: The State of the Art, Jeff Hecht from Laser Focus World describes the main components of fiber lasers. He then goes on with describing their features and configuration. He finishes...