How do you use CerMark?

How To Use This Tool

  1. Shake the bottle of CerMark thoroughly before use.
  2. Apply CerMark in a thin even coating on the area on the metal for engraving.
  3. Allow the Cermark to dry completely (~5-10 min depending on thickness of coat) before engraving.

How do you use laser dark spray?

Hold container about four to six inches from surface to be sprayed. Move back and forth, releasing valve after each stroke. Apply one medium coat. For best results, spray at room temperature (68º-78ºF, 20º-26ºC).

Does CerMark work with fiber laser?

Relate to inquiry, unfortunately the Cermark tape will NOT work in regular conditions with a fiber laser. Most fiber lasers are able to mark on stainless steel without any additives.

Does CerMark work on glass?

The Tile & Glass Marking Solution can be used on glass or any type of ceramic or porcelain tile, making it a very versatile and useful product in your production setting. The CerMark Tile & Glass Marking solution is ready to use but MUST be shaken thoroughly.

How can I make my laser engraving darker?

When you look at the board straight on, you can barely make out the words because of the lack of color. If you mask it first with paper tape, you can use a light coat of spray paint on it to darken the engrave.

How do you laser engrave wood without burning it?

5 Tips for Preventing Burning When Laser Cutting

  1. Use Transfer Tape on the Surface of the Wood.
  2. Modify the CO2 Laser Power Settings.
  3. Apply a Coating.
  4. Submerge Thin Wood in Water.
  5. Use Air Assist.

Does CerMark work on silver?

CerMark ULTRA laser marking aerosol offers an improved formulation that creates exceptionally high-quality marks for almost every metal substrate. Specifically formulated to not stain or tarnish sensitive metals such as brass, copper, sterling silver, steel and others like other laser marking products can.

Does CerMark work on titanium?

CerMark® ULTRA aerosol is an ethanol-based all-in-one black laser marking aerosol that allows for faster drying time. It is recommended for almost any metal substrate including stainless steel, brass, aluminum, titanium, copper, chrome plating, nickel and similar metals.

How does a laser marking machine work?

Laser marking works by using a focused beam of light to mark the surface of a material. When the beam interacts with the material’s surface, it alters the material’s properties and appearance.

How strong of a laser do you need to engrave metal?

At least 50 watts of Fiber laser power is recommended for metal laser cutting or engraving. Forty or 50 Watts of Fiber laser power can be used for direct laser marking metals.