Laser engraving wood

Laser engraving wood

Wood is a fantastic material to engrave as the Laser produces incredible intricate results to text, designs or logos, and is an environmentally friendly alternative to man-made materials. The lighter Hard and Soft woods give contrast to the engraving such as Oak,...

Laser marking stainless steel

Laser marking stainless steel

Co2 laser machines produce laser marking on stainless steel by using a pre-treatment process, a metal marking compound is sprayed onto the surface, this is allowed to dry naturally or can be heated to speed up the process, the laser beam is then passed over the...

Laser cutting

Laser cutting

Laser cutting uses a high intensity beam commonly using optics to direct the light which vaporizes, melts or burns the material producing a high quality cut edge. This process is used widely in industrial manufacturing, small business, creative industries, medical...

How metal is laser marked

How metal is laser marked

Lasers are increasingly used to mark unique identification numbers on parts and products, this allows them to be easily identified in the event of recall. Laser markings are highly durable for medical devices, and can withstand many cycles of sterilization with serial...

How lasers work

How lasers work

A high intensity beam of light is produced by the laser machine and this light is focused onto the material in localised areas less than a fraction of a millimetre, which is heated by the laser beam with incredible precision. Depending on the amount of time the...

Powder coated products

Powder coated products

Powder coated metals are well suited to Laser engraving, the finish can be surface engraved or completely removed to reveal the metal underneath fine detail is produced by the Laser process. Even where the powder coating is removed the edges of the engraved area...

Corian

Corian

Corian is the original solid surface material available in an enduring colour palette, made from acrylic and minerals it is a high quality and durable material that engraves and cuts fantastically well and can be colour filled or laser engraved to a natural finish.

Painted Wood

Painted Wood

Custom wood engraving can be enhanced by painting the surface of the wood making the possibilities endless in terms of colour and finish, for a two dimensional effect the outline of the text or design can be vector engraved where the Laser marks the surface without...

Material Engraving

Material Engraving

Alcantara is a premium material used extensively in luxury vehicle interiors, fine detail can be achieved with the Laser process to engrave any design producing fantastic results.  

History of engraving

History of engraving

Discover the history of engraving from caveman drawings through to more advanced engraving used as a form of documentation and communication to the present time laser engraving. The history of engraving For mankind, the practice of engraving has been an essential part...

Hypalon

Hypalon

Hypalon is a very hard wearing material resistant to weathering, sunlight, chemicals and oils at both high and low temperatures, the fabric is coated with a man made rubber and perfect for harsh enviroments and used extensively in the marine industry. We can laser cut...

Engraving finishes on wood

Engraving finishes on wood

A range of finishes can be produced on wood by adjusting the power of the laser, as it passes over the surface a higher contrast finish can be achieved by increasing the power level. This technique can also be used when vector engraving by adjusting the speed of the...