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Silver Laser Marking

I normally recommend against laser bonding marks on silver.  Over the last 15 plus years working with laser bonding materials such as TherMark and CerMark I have found in general that LMM 14 works best on silver. For some reason in general if the silver is from North, Central or South America marks better.  Silver…
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CerMark Medical Device Marking

We are regularly asked about marking medical devices ranging from surgical tools, instruments and even implants. The following note explains factors that you need to consider when specifying CerMark as a marking solution. FDA Approval A common question is “do your products have FDA approval?”  CerMark is a coating used in a marking process.  FDA…
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Optimizing Marking Power Settings with CerMark Laser Marking Materials

Factors to Consider When Marking It is sometimes difficult to determine the correct power and speed settings to make good markings with CerMark marking materials. There are numerous variables that must be considered when seeking the proper settings. The type of substrate, thickness of the substrate, and the substrate’s ability to conduct heat will influence…
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6038 coating production to end

Production of CerMark LMM 6038 coating for polished finished items will probably stop by the end of the year. Improvements that had been made to CerMark LMM 6000 provide better performance on polished surfaces.
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New CerMark Sales, Inc. Facebook page

We have created a new Facebook page to post examples of laser marks on various types of materials and to help answer technical questions end users post. https://www.facebook.com/CerMarkSalesInc/
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