The MicroLase Series Solid State Diode Pumped Nd:YAG Laser Engraving System is a complete laser marking system requiring no additional hardware or software. A laser diode source is used to excite the YAG crystal, producing a high quality laser beam, suitable for marking text, logos, and designs on metals, plastics and a variety of other surfaces. The laser diode source is air cooled, does not require an external chiller or flash lamp replacement, resulting in virtually maintenance-free operation for 10,000 hours or more. Comprehensive and easy to use operating software is provided with a PC in Windows® NT 4.0/2000/XP environments and all our systems come complete with a safety-interlocked enclosure tested and certified as Class 1. Accessories and options are available including power Z-axis, rotary fixtures, lift and x-y tables and custom fixturing.By adding the vast experience Schmidt has to offer for industrial product marking, you can be assured that all MicroLase laser engraving systems are optimally tailored to your specific application. Schmidt's Direct Sales force, and 24/7 service support means you can feel confident in choosing Schmidt.Laser engraving is a non-contact, permanent mark for different materials such as plastic, paper, glass, metal or ceramic. It is superior to all other methods with regards to flexibility and speed.