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What Is Laser Ablation?

By Normand Lemieux on April 18, 2019

Laser ablation is achieved when a very localized area of a material, which is targeted by the focused beam of an industrial laser, undergoes either fusion or sublimation. The fused material is...

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.

Laserax Launches Inline Laser Marking and Laser Cleaning Solutions

By Normand Lemieux on April 02, 2019

Manufacturers of parts used in the automotive industry can rely on Laserax’s complete laser marking solutions to provide world-class traceability to their customers. ...

How Does Laser Annealing Work?

By Normand Lemieux on March 19, 2019

Laser annealing does not remove anything from a metal surface. In fact, the marking does not change the surface roughness of the metal surface. It is particularly interesting for applications in which...

Fiber Laser vs CO2 Laser: Comparison of Laser Engraving Machines

By Normand Lemieux on March 07, 2019

Fiber Laser Systems Fiber lasers use fiber optics as their gain medium. Other common gain mediums are gazes, crystals or mixture of dyes. Fiber lasers use laser diodes as...

Laser Etching: How it Works and Frequently Asked Questions

By Normand Lemieux on February 26, 2019

There are lots of things that have been written about laser etching. In order to help you make sense of it all, we have listed some of the most frequently asked questions (and their answers!) to help...

How to Choose the Best Fiber Laser Engraver

By Normand Lemieux on February 14, 2019

Choosing the right laser engraver for your application shouldn’t be a hassle. In this blog, we review the main points that should be considered prior to purchasing a laser engraver. We’ll explain...

Laserax and Pannier Corporation Enter into a Partnership Agreement

By Normand Lemieux on February 11, 2019

Éric Bourbeau and Michael Leard, Xavier Godmaire, President Laserax and from Pannier Corporation Krista Brownlee, Marketing Manager; Kurt Olyarnik, Director of Software Engineering; Dan Wertz,...

Shotblast Resistant Laser Marking for Die Casters

By Normand Lemieux on January 07, 2019

Diecasts can now be identified right at the exit of the casting machine to ensure foolproof traceability A Changing Automotive Environment Your customers’ requirements are...