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  1. What is laser marking?
  2. What are some common applications of laser marking?
  3. What are some cost advantages of laser marking?
  4. How does laser marking compare to other marking methods?
  5. How durable is laser marking?
  6. Does laser marking work with more detailed designs?
  7. What is the typical turn-around time for a project using laser marking?
  8. Can I get a sample before I order?
  9. How do I place a laser marking order?

1. What is laser marking?

The process of using light energy to change the color or engrave the surface of various materials.


2. What are some common applications of laser marking?

Medical tools, sporting goods, industrial tools, for product identification (serial numbers), lot code, and measurements.  See marking guide for details.


3. What are some cost advantages of laser marking?

Although laser marking is an excellent way to permanently mark your product, it tends to be slightly more expensive than other methods.


4. How does laser marking compare to other marking methods?

The biggest advantage to laser marking is the permanence of the mark.  It will not change over time.


5. How durable is laser marking?

It is the most durable form of marking.  See marking guide for more info.


6. Does laser marking work with more detailed designs?

Laser marking allows for very clean line art and small details.


7. What is the typical turn-around time for a project using laser marking?

It depends on quantity and load time.Typically it takes 4-5 business days from the time we receive a purchase order, drawings, and materials.


8. Can I get a sample before I order?

Yes, we would be more than happy to make a generic mark on your product to test for any quality issues.  Call or email Sales for more info.


9. How do I place a laser marking order?

Call us at 800.865.0700




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