Are you planning to buy a laser machine? Whether you want to make a crafting business or printing business, the laser machine has three main functions: cutting, engraving, or marking. Therefore, you might have already known about the laser cutting machine, laser engraving machine, or laser marking machine. If you want to buy laser machines, you need to know about these three terms because buying a laser cutting machine is somewhat confusing. There are many factors that you need to take into consideration in order to avoid any mistake when you buy a laser machine.
If you are thinking about cutting, engraving, and marking; it is not related to the machine anymore, but it is more a specific matter related to the function of the machine. So, let’s we discuss it one by one to get the deeper information about the machine.
Laser cutting is the method using a laser beam to cut the metal and non-metal materials. It is commonly applied in manufacture industries. Laser cutting can cut the materials of wood, acrylic, aluminium, and other materials by using a high power laser beam.
Laser engraving is a use of laser beam to scrape the surface of the materials, either metal or non-metal materials. Laser engraving is suitable for all major of the printing industry. The method used in laser engraving is a scraping, in which the laser beam is used to scrape a part of the material.
Laser marking is a little different with the laser engraving because of its functions. Specifically, laser marking is often used to metal materials to make stamp and company logo which can design the letter, either numeric or graphic. By using software, the process of marking will be easier and simpler. The result of laser marking process also good and looks perfect so that the laser marking is often used in many people, especially for the manufacturer.