So many different cleaning techniques are limited by one of two factors; either they require harsh chemicals to work, or they require direct physical contact with the object in question. Chemical cleaning is problematic for ecological reasons, while... read more >
Here we examine the topic of laser cleaning. This is a popular fiber laser cleaning application, for which we provide a clear... read more >
What is surface preparation treatment?
Simply this is the preparation of a surface through a treatment (the name speaks for itself!). The reason for the surface to be prepared is virtually always to increase the adhesion capability of... read more >
Outdoor artworks are very prone to “wear and tear” caused by ageing especially due to environmental hazards and conditions. It can often be challenging, costly and impractical to clean these precious works of arts with traditional methods. ... read more >
Traffic film is a problem of the modern age, where pollution from vehicles and the roads are creating a layer of dirt and filth, which deposits itself in all manner of objects. Fiber lasers are a proven way of cleaning off traffic grime and dirt... read more >
Fiber lasers can be used to remove a wide-variety of contaminants and particles from any material, this is especially applicable to the artwork. Using ablation and cleaning techniques, fiber lasers are an excellent tool for the restoration of... read more >
The manufacture of Lithium-ion batteries is a highly technical process in which cathodes and anodes are manufactured from thin metallic foils that are coated with active materials. Cathode materials are typically thin aluminum foil in the... read more >
Fiber lasers can be used to remove most organic contaminants and inorganic particles from intricate and textured surfaces without damaging the substrate. Developed as a contactless non-abrasive system to replace standard chemical and abrasive... read more >
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Metal is perhaps the most important material in the world, used in dozens of industries and sectors. It is a core material in many manufacturing processes and finds itself featured in millions of items that we use each and every day.
From the... read more >
Laser cleaning is one of the innumerable processes that an SPI Fiber Laser is capable of performing. Many of the processes bear similarities, and for that reason, it is important to detail the specifics of each, and why it offers its own unique set... read more >
Laser cleaning, which you may also see being referred to as laser surface cleaning, has become an important and crucial process for many industries around the world. This is by no means the only type of cleaning process, and there have been many... read more >
Cleaning with lasers is an important process for many industries around the world, and while it has similarities to other laser processes, it has some unique attributes which set it apart. We have covered these... read more >
Laser cleaning is one of the more modern versions of the cleaning process and has rapidly replaced more traditional methods such as dry-ice blasting or media blasting due to the numerous benefits that it provides.
It offers these benefits as it... read more >
Laser cleaning, while not as widely used as some other laser processes, is still an important and crucial function in its own right, helping users to create clean and pure surfaces on their materials.
Aside from these benefits, one less... read more >
For applications that require delicate removal of surface coatings without affecting the base material, pulsed fibre lasers are the perfect tool. Laser cleaning can be applied to various materials including metals, plastics, composites and glass.... read more >
Our Lasers can be used for a range of cleaning applications. These applications typically use high repetition rates and short pulses with high peak powers. The intention is to remove surface debris and contaminated layers without damaging the... read more >