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Engraving services outline

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Posted: 16-03-2014 10:59
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Synopsis: Outline of services offers with our laser engraving

Laser engraving sercices offered by MyChoice@Firebridge

Much of what we produce is using our supplied materials,

You can also supply your products or Materials for Engraving and Cutting.

Surfaces engraved must be in one plane per engrave as laser is focused on a plane.

Recessed areas can be engraved in most cases in a separate pass.

Items of Cylindrical shape can be rotary engraved with laser

Engraving area is 1245 x 710 mm

Rotary engraving up to 250 mm in Diameter

Small cylindrical items eg 4 mm diameter require a mandrel to hold item during engraving.


Your own images or design can be used,
or we can design to your needs.

All design layout is emailed to Client as pdf file for approval prior to engraving of product.

For Signs and plates as used on Instrument faces, doors, panels etc Click Here

3D Engraving

Your own images and photo's can be engraved in 3D
the resulting effect can be dramatic relief of you graphic. Darker colours are engraved deepest, with white not engraved. Example in Pine:-

3D engraved pine

 

 

Commonly laser engraved materials

  • Acrylic - Cast and Extruded
    Laser cut acrylic component
    example ( design Brendan Parsons )
  • Acrylic - Mirrored
  • Alluminium - Anodized
  • Brass - Coated
  • Cork
  • Corian / Avoinite / Fountainhead
  • Delrin ( Seal Press )
  • Glass / Crystal
  • Ceramics
  • Leather
  • Marble
  • Granite
  • Terracotta
  • Tiles
  • Mat Board
  • Melamine
  • Plastic - Engravers as for signs
  • Rubber Stamps
  • Wood / Wood Inlay
 

Engraving and Marking of Metals

  • Anodised Aluminium

    Aluminium Cover engraved

Black or Dark Anodising Hard or normal finish provides the best contrast with Metallic alluminium visible in engraved area. Fine detail can be reproduced if surface is smooth.Supply your product in any of Materials below for Coding, Barcodes, Identification etc.

Typical applications are in coding of Tools, Surgical Instruments, Parts, for identification and security purpose.

Individual serial Numbers can be applied in sequence to a batch or items

Engraved Camera Aluminium
  • Red anodized Camera Back
Stainless Steel marking Polished Aluminium

Ceramic Bonded to Aluminium

Other Metals

Stainless Memory Stick marking
stainless steel

Silver marking
Silver bell marking

silver

The following are marked by applying a ceramic fluid to metal, we can laser anneal a black mark on the surface to provide vivid clarity, suitable for industrial situations.

Marks on metal have withstood military lubricants, salt water spray, high heat and abrasion tests.

  • stainless steel
  • aluminum
  • tin
  • copper
  • brass
  • chromed steel
  • titanium
  • tungsten carbide
  • lead-coated steel
  • niobium
  • tantalum
  • silver
  • gold
  • palladium
  • platinum
  • pewter

Test Results on Stainless Steel

Engraving and Marking of Ceramics Stone and Glass.

Individual materials each give differing results

  • TerraCotta, and Brick engrave to a Dark brown
  • Black marble to a White / Grey
  • Granite to a White / Grey
  • Colouring can be added as a coating and fused to become part of the Glass / Ceramic / Stone substrate.
    Colours avaiable are:-
    • Black
    • Bronze
    • White
    • Red
    • Green
    • Blue
  • Hand coloured engraved stone is a service also provided.

 

 

Knife laser marked

Kitchen Ware

Bone and timber handled items

Corian items

GlassWare

For any question or information please contact us

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