TITLE

Wet vs. dry

AUTHOR(S)
Perrottet, Delphine; Tuan Anh Mai; Richerzhagen, Bernold
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Industrial Laser Solutions;May2006, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article differentiates both the wet and dry laser technologies. The wet and dry processes are exactly different processes that have different applications. High-power dry lasers are more efficient with low-absorption materials. A concrete example is the Laser-Microjet technology that is efficient in drilling small and deep precision holes. Meanwhile, the water-jet-guided laser is preferred for cutting and grooving applications that require micro dimensions and zero scrap rate.
ACCESSION #
20970351

 

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