Medium-power fiber laser

Hoult, Tony; Flinn, Gregory
September 2006
Industrial Laser Solutions;Sep2006, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p28
The article reports that single-mode fiber lasers are continuing to gain market share worldwide. With its perfect beam characteristics, air-cooled operation, high efficiency, and compact size, these fibers are in demand from the microelectronic, medical device, printing, and micromachining industries where they are used for applications that include high-speed printing, engraving, marking, controlled bending, spot welding, keyhole seam welding, precision cutting, and high-speed drilling.


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