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Why You Can’t Laser Engrave Stainless Steel
By Jerome Landry on August 13, 2019

You can’t laser engrave stainless steel. Here’s why this metal alloy is different, and what's the alternative.

Automotive Part Marking Technologies - Which One to Choose?
By Keven Tremblay on July 17, 2019

If you are struggling to find a marking method for traceability, or simply for process improvement, you are not the only one.

3 Highlights of Our Presence at GIFA 2019
By Laserax on July 10, 2019

The Laserax team was present at GIFA 2019—the world’s most important trade fair for the metallurgy and casting industries—from June 25 to 29.

Data Matrix Codes vs. QR Codes – What is the Difference?
By Keven Tremblay on June 27, 2019

2D codes such as data matrix and QR codes are used in almost all industries to share information about the parts or products on which they are marked.

New Laserax Office in Bremen, Germany
By Laserax on June 19, 2019

On June 17, we announced the opening of a new office in Bremen, Germany. This new location strengthens our presence on the European market and offers Laserax a new place to provide customer service and development.

Marking and Uncoating of Metals with Laser Ablation
By Normand Lemieux on May 09, 2019

Metals have a tendency to get dirty, to corrode and to have unexciting surface finishes. To solve these issues coatings may be applied to metals. Aluminum gets anodized, steel gets painted and...

Visi-Trak and Laserax Collaborate to Bring Part-to-Part Traceability to Diecasters
By Normand Lemieux on May 01, 2019

For over 30 years Visi-Trak has established itself as the leader in plantwide process monitoring with diecasters worldwide

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. ...