Laserable Materials

Within the Kern product line, our customers have the capability to process everything from plastics and leather to natural stone and stainless steel.

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Materials Our Customers Cut, Etch & Engrave

Lasers are well-known for their ability to work with a large variety of materials. Within the Kern product line, our customers have the capability to process everything from plastics and leather to natural stone and stainless steel.

Below, we’ve outlined the primary materials our customers process with Kern lasers. Select any material’s respective photo to learn more and uncover which lasers perform best with that material.

And as a reminder, Kern strongly recommends that a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) be reviewed before processing materials on a laser system.

What Material Do You Laser?

Acrylic

Acrylic

Acrylic-based materials cut and engrave beautifully on Kern’s CO2 laser systems.

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Aluminum

Aluminum

Laser systems are an effective tool for cutting and marking aluminum.

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Anodized Aluminum

Anodized Aluminum

Laser cutting and etching on anodized aluminum produces clean cuts and a beautiful and durable marked image.

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Brass

Brass

From small details and intricate designs, Kern Lasers cut brass products.

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Copper

Copper

 Laser cut copper with Kern’s FiberCELL laser system.

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Foam

Foam

Cut both low- and high-density foam with precision.

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glass

Glass

Engrave glassware, panels, mirrors and more with a Kern CO2 laser.

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Leather

Leather

Personalized leather products continue to grow in popularity.

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Mild Steel

Mild Steel

Precision laser cut mild steel with a CO2 or fiber laser.

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Natural Stone

Natural Stone

Laser engrave and etch marble, granite and other natural stone.

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Other

Other

The flexibility of a high-performance machine will allow you to laser cut plexiglass, cardboard, titanium and much more on a single system.

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Plastic

Plastic

Laser cut and engrave plastics and organics at high processing speeds.

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Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel

Laser cutting stainless steel is very precise, with a non-contact process, very small heat-affected zone and narrow cut kerfs.

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Wood

Wood

Detailed laser cutting and engraving wood made possible.

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