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Laserax, finaliste au Concours PME en lumière 2018

By Normand Lemieux on July 17, 2018

Laserax est fière d’être finaliste au concours PME en lumière de l’Association québécoise des technologies (AQT). Le concours reconnaît les succès de commercialisation des PME...

Laser Marking Time Estimate for Industrial Applications

By Normand Lemieux on June 29, 2018

Traceability can be the source of a great competitive advantage for diecasters and many others in the primary metals industry. Laser marking combined with Data Matrix Code is a great means to do...

Laser Marking: Laser Etching, Engraving & Annealing: What's the Difference?

By Guillaume Robert on June 19, 2018

All companies want the same thing: to deliver high quality products and to prove to our customers that they can rely on us. It doesn’t matter if you deliver raw materials like aluminum ingots or...

Laser Engraving for the Diecasting and Primary Metals Industries

By Normand Lemieux on June 04, 2018

This post offers an overview of laser direct part marking, the reasons to favour Data Matrix Codes over any other encoding mechanism, how much time is required to uniquely identify a part and a quick...

Laser Safety Resources and references

By Julien-Mathieu Audet on April 18, 2018

When integrating high-power laser on production floors some concerns regarding the safety of workers will surely arise. In this blog, we suggest a series of resources that you might find useful to...

The Basics of Laser Safety... For Open-Air Enclosure

By Normand Lemieux on April 13, 2018

As a smelting, a die-casting or extrusion professional, are you considering the use of laser direct part marking to improve traceability? Laserax’s open-air laser marking system may be the solution...

Process Control with Laser Direct Part Marking by Arick Kaschalk

By Normand Lemieux on April 03, 2018

Hear what Arick Kaschalk from Visi-Trak, a leading provider of monitoring and control solutions to the die casting industry, has to say about the burning subjects of the hour for diecasters:...

The Challenges of Direct Part Marking (DPM) and Post Process Treatments

By Normand Lemieux on March 08, 2018

We have been saying for quite some time now that laser Direct Part Marking (DPM) is the sturdiest way to implement a traceability system. We have put our beliefs to the test, and the results are in....

Marking Stainless Steel Parts Using a Laser Workstation

By Normand Lemieux on February 27, 2018

Automotive stainless steel parts are often subjected to temperature cycling, to salt and humidity. The ability to mark the parts without reducing their thickness or adding unnecessary nooks and...