4 Things to Avoid for High-Quality Laser Engraving

Nov 18, 2020 10:04:00 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 outlined a handful of laser engra…

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

Nov 12, 2020 12:15:00 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 these industries.

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

Nov 3, 2020 8:45:00 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 there was a quick and easy way t…

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Precisely Our People: Meet Mark Hataaja

Oct 26, 2020 3:45:00 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 here at Kern Laser Systems, we …

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How-To Minimize Downtime with Laser System Maintenance

Oct 19, 2020 8:30:00 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, downtime due to equipment failur…

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How-To: Laser Maintenance 101

Oct 8, 2020 9:45:00 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 benefits:

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Frequently Asked Questions About Laser Cutting Basics

Oct 2, 2020 9:00:00 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 12:55:00 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 those results are not guaranteed.…

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How-To Cut Metal with a CO2 Laser

Sep 10, 2020 4:15:00 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!

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How a Vision Camera Laser Attachment Can Be a Gamechanger

Sep 1, 2020 10:15:00 AM Eric Johnson

How a Vision Camera Laser Attachment Can Be a Gamechanger

Camera vision systems are nothing new. Various areas of industry have been using them since the 1980s-90s. Why? Because industrial camera systems can perform quality assurance checks and support consistency…

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