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SCHMIDT Tips: Getting Deep With Lasers

  There are different types of marks you can achieve with laser marking machines. If you want little to no depth in your marks, you can etch and anneal with a laser. But if you want to get deep laser marks, you’ll want to engrave. Do you need help getting deep laser marks? Watch our … Continue Reading

SCHMIDT History: Unique Marking Tools

Throughout SCHMIDT’s history, we’ve made marking tools and machines that are versatile and useful for a variety of applications. But we’ve also made many tools unique to certain industries and with very specific uses. Here are some that we manufactured and sold early on in our history. (All images come from SCHMIDT’s Marking Devices Catalog … Continue Reading
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SCHMIDT History: Steel Stamps

SCHMIDT first opened its doors in 1895 manufacturing a variety of steel stamps, dies and marking devices. Thanks to the supreme quality, distinguished craftsmanship, and the dedication to great service, the company quickly established itself as a leader in the engraving business. [We’re celebrating our 125th anniversary! Learn how George T. Schmidt started it all in … Continue Reading


SCHMIDT is excited to be exhibiting in booth A6336 at FABTECH this year! The show is being held at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL on November 11th through the 14th. Registration is now open – check out our tradeshow page for a promo code to get a free expo pass! What to expect at FABTECH … Continue Reading

Laser Engraving Basics

Laser engraving is a process where a laser beam displaces material from the surface of the part being marked. The removal of material creates depth . How deep your mark will be will depend on your laser settings, the type of material you’re marking, and the number of passes the laser makes during the mark. … Continue Reading