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Laser Engraving and the Six Most Common Materials

January 24, 2021 Posted by:

Once, prices for laser engravers were beyond most people’s budget, but there are now more affordable options on the market. Laser engravers are typically quite versatile in the variety of materials that they can engrave on or laser-cut. However, if you are using a fibre laser engraver, you may want to avoid many organic materials as they may appear transparent to the 1062nm wavelength of the fibre laser beam. Six Common Materials for Engraving 1. Marble and Granite: are excellent for engraving photos due to their natural high contrast. 2. Stone and Brick: are great for engraving pieces that will go outdoors as they are tough-wearing against the elements. 3....

Why UK Businesses Count On Aluminium Nameplates…

October 27, 2020 Posted by:

While there are a number of options for business nameplates, aluminium nameplates are the top option for many companies based in the UK. Why are these nameplates such a popular option? Aluminium offers a number of distinct advantages. These Nameplates Hold Up Well In Harsh Weather Conditions The weather in the UK can often be quite harsh, particularly in the winter season. When selecting a nameplate, it’s important to consider how well it will hold up over time. Metal name plates are often constructed from aluminium, therefore, they can withstand very severe weather conditions, which means the nameplate will remain in excellent condition for many years to come. A nameplate...

4 Laser cut gift ideas

July 23, 2020 Posted by:

Whether you are new to laser cutting or an expert you may struggle to think of quirky personalised gift ideas that you can either gift to family or friends. We have come up with a list of ideas to give you inspiration on what your next laser cut gift could be. 1. Clock – a bespoke clock is a great gift and you could show off your creative ability making one of these. You could be creative with the shape and material you use. 2. Coaster – although not the most exciting gift, coasters are practical and useful. You could personalise with the receiver’s name or an inspirational quote. 3....

What exactly is laser engraving?

April 05, 2020 Posted by:

Laser engraving is also known as laser etching. It’s becoming more popular in schools and small workplaces because the technology is more affordable. But what exactly is it? Well if you think about the most common types of engraving, such as adding names or dates to jewellery or trophies. It’s highly likely the majority of the etching you come across is fulfilled by machine. That’s what a laser engraving machine does. To create permanent marks, laser etching and engraving processes start with a beam of concentrated light energy. The beam targets a rather little area of the fabric, referred to as the focal point. This is where the precise ‘eye...

What are the most affordable lifting tools?

March 12, 2020 Posted by:

The lifting industry is huge here in the UK, and while there are many pieces online about the latest in cranes and hoists, there is little out there to describe the impact the smaller tools do on a daily basis. This article is dedicated to each and every one of those essential pieces of lifting equipment that often go unnoticed.  Drum Lifter Loaders  Drum Lifter Loaders are very important, meeting individual requirements with a focus on safety and handling during transport when it comes to the everyday use of plastic tanks, drums and barrels. From oil tanks to whiskey barrels, these must be manoeuvred safely and securely, especially considering the...