Lasers play an integral role in our society. No doubt one of the most important innovations of modern times, the laser is used across many different industries, including in such diverse fields as automotive, aerospace, medical, oil & gas, electronics and more.
The laser has evolved significantly since Theodore Maiman created the first working system for the technology in 1960, using ruby as a lasing medium that was stimulated with high-energy flashes of intense light [...]
Thanks to industrial and government regulations regarding clearly legible product and part identification, the processes of laser marking, laser etching and laser engraving are increasing in popularity.
All three of these laser services provide a permanent marking solution, fulfilling regulations and adding distinction to your products and parts.
But what sets them apart?
While the three techniques may seem similar, there are actually quite a few differences between them.
The differences between laser marking, laser engraving, and laser etching [...]
October 5 brings yet another National Manufacturing Day, an event manufacturers, innovators, engineers, and technicians look forward to for the opportunities it provides. Every year, companies from all over the United States host events, present live demonstrations of products, offer educational seminars, give tours, and meet with members of their community and interested parties.
Because of the increased interest in the field generated by National Manufacturing Day, a wide variety of articles will be written [...]