TITLE

Laser coding plastic fuel tanks

AUTHOR(S)
Belforte, David A.
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Industrial Laser Solutions;May/Jun2011, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the use of lasers in replacing polyethylene labels of Kautex Textron, developer and producer of plastic fuel tanks for automobiles. It focuses on the process of laser coding plastic fuel tanks. Advantages of the features of plastic fuel tanks over steel tanks include corrosion resistance, recyclability, and expanded design options. Demonstration of the Macsa F-9000 fiber laser marking system from ID Technology is included.
ACCESSION #
61018537

 

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