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Laserax's Guide to How Fiber Lasers Work ?
By Normand Lemieux on November 15, 2018

Like any other laser, fiber optic lasers are devices that generate light of a special kind. The laser beam is collimated, which means its rays are parellel, and monochromatic, featuring only a single...

Laserax Adds a 200W Fiber Laser for Marking and Cleaning Applications
By Normand Lemieux on October 23, 2018

Quebec City, Canada, Laserax is launching a 200W laser to complement its wide range of fiber laser. The type of fiber laser chosen is particularly well adapted to laser direct part marking and laser...

Product Launch: Shotblast Resistant Laser Marking
By Normand Lemieux on October 16, 2018

Quebec City, Canada. Laserax will launch its exclusive patent-pending shotblast resistant laser marking process at the 2018 Die Casting Congress & Exposition, which will take place from October 15...

What Are the Differences Between Laser Engraving and Laser Annealing?
By Normand Lemieux on August 27, 2018

Fiber lasers are used to carry out laser direct part marking (LDPM) on various metals. From the softer to the hardest metals, it is possible to mark individualized identifiers that takes the forms of...

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 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:...