WHAT CAN YOU DO WITH A GALVO?

Several months ago someone asked me: what is a galvo scanner ? What can it do? Isn’t it just a mirror that can move? What so cool about it?

Here is a list of cool things that you could do using galvo scanners:

  1. Laser light show

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2. Laser marking: you can always give your iphone a new permanent Tattoo:

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3. Laser engraving:

4. Paper/Leather/ Textile cutting: Still cutting the paper with a scissors? it is so 1980s.

5. Laser Welding:

6. Jeans engraving: let’s give your jeans a new skin

7. Laser in glass engraving: an christmas present idea for you.

8. Micro machining/ micro-3D printing: # nanoscribe

8. Selective Laser Melting – SLM

9.  Laser drilling

10. Medical : Optical coherence tomography (OCT)

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WHAT ELSE ?

 

 

 

 

 

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