Laser Cut Pipes, Rods & Other Cylinders with a Pipe Rotary Attachment

Nov 23, 2020 9:09:00 AM Eric Johnson

Laser Cut Pipes, Rods & Other Cylinders with a Pipe Rotary Attachment

We know lasers are excellent at cutting and engraving smooth, flat surfaces, but what happens when the material or object you want to work with is round? With the pipe rotary attachment…

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4 Things to Avoid for High-Quality Laser Engraving

Nov 18, 2020 11:04:00 AM Derek Kern

4 Things to Avoid for High-Quality Laser Engraving

Laser engraving can take some getting used to. Even seasoned operators will find themselves confronted with the occasional head-scratcher during a laser engraving project. Below, I’ve o…

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Who Uses Kern Laser Systems? A Look at Industries We Serve.

Nov 12, 2020 1:15:00 PM Nate Korkowski

Who Uses Kern Laser Systems? A Look at Industries We Serve.

Kern laser systems are used within a wide range of industries. Here's a list of the industries we serve, along with some examples of the materials and products lasers processed for thes…

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What Kern Laser System Fits Your Needs? Use This Tool to Find Out

Nov 3, 2020 9:45:00 AM Nate Korkowski

What Kern Laser System Fits Your Needs? Use This Tool to Find Out

Why does choosing a laser system have to be so confusing? Everywhere you look, there’s information about wattages and features and processing speeds, but what does it all mean? If only …

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Precisely Our People: Meet Mark Hataaja

Oct 26, 2020 4:45:00 AM Adam Voigt

Precisely Our People: Meet Mark Hataaja

It shouldn’t be a secret that what makes a company great is its people. Products are designed and created by people and services are provided by people. Now, we may be a bit biased, but…

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How-To Minimize Downtime with Laser System Maintenance

Oct 19, 2020 9:30:00 AM Keith Hagen

How-To Minimize Downtime with Laser System Maintenance

When’s the last time you had to shut down to wait for laser repair or maintenance? Whether you’re operating a laser out of a job shop, small business or for a larger production outfit, …

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How-To: Laser Maintenance 101

Oct 8, 2020 10:45:00 AM Jake Shaw

How-To: Laser Maintenance 101

Laser systems are a large investment. Especially the good ones. And just like any other investment, laser systems come with some responsibility. Routine maintenance provides two key ben…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Laser Cutting Basics

Oct 2, 2020 10:00:00 AM Keith Hagen

Frequently Asked Questions About Laser Cutting Basics

When you’re in the laser business, you get a lot of questions. Below, we’ve answered 10 of our most frequently asked questions. 

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What About Wood? Tips for Cutting, Engraving and Etching

Sep 22, 2020 1:55:00 PM Brian Boe

What About Wood? Tips for Cutting, Engraving and Etching

Have you ever seen an image lasered onto a piece of wood in breathtaking detail? How about one that didn’t turn out as expected? Wood laser engraving can create beautiful results, but t…

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How-To Cut Metal with a CO2 Laser

Sep 10, 2020 5:15:00 AM Derek Kern

How-To Cut Metal with a CO2 Laser

At Kern Laser Systems, we've cracked the code on combining low wattage CO2 lasers and metal cutting applications. Our customers have been doing it for years! Read More