How One Customer Works Smarter, Not Harder with a Kern Laser System

Feb 10, 2021 7:15:00 AM Nate Korkowski

How One Customer Works Smarter, Not Harder with a Kern Laser System

I found Kern lasers, and it changed my life.

Spider Johnson is a professional artist and a proud owner of a Kern laser system. In today’s post, I’ll be sharing a video featuring Spider’s journey through…

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7 Tips for Laser Cutting Mild Steel

Jan 24, 2021 9:15:00 AM Keith Hagen

7 Tips for Laser Cutting Mild Steel

Cutting mild steel with a CO2 laser isn’t just possible, it’s an excellent choice for those seeking clean, consistent and precise cuts. In this post, we’ll be discussing tips for laser cutting mild steel. If you’re in…

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Maximize Your Production Time with a Kern Laser System

Jan 6, 2021 12:38:00 AM Nate Korkowski

Maximize Your Production Time with a Kern Laser System

For small business owners and entrepreneurs, it can feel like long days and late nights spent working is just part of the gig. But sometimes, getting more done doesn’t have to mean working more time. In fact, by inves…

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What You Need to Know About Laser Cutting Aluminum

Dec 3, 2020 8:24:00 AM Eric Johnson

What You Need to Know About Laser Cutting Aluminum

Aluminum is one of the more challenging materials to laser cut. That's not to say it can't be done, but it does require a bit of expertise. Among other things, it can be difficult to create a clean-cut edge when laser…

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

Nov 23, 2020 8:09:00 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 option, flat table laser system…

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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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