fs/ps lasers for micromachining

With thousands of femtosecond and picosecond lasers deployed in demanding manufacturing applications, Spectra-Physics delivers highest reliability for dependable multi-year operation to advance micromachining production applications.

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Femtosecond Laser Selection Guide

ProductDescriptionPulse WidthAverage PowerPulse EnergyRep Rate
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Spirit
Setting a new standard for high-precision femtosecond machining
 
 
Pulse Width
<400 fs
Average Power
>100 W
>70 W
>30 W
>16 W
>8 W
Pulse Energy
>120 µJ
>70 µJ
>120 µJ
>120 µJ
>40 µJ
Rep Rate
Up to 10 MHz
Up to 10 MHz
Up to 1 MHz
Up to 1 MHz
Up to 1 MHz
 
Solstice Ace
High energy, industrial one-box ultrafast amplifiers
 
Pulse Width
<35 fs
<120 fs
Average Power
Up to >7 W
Pulse Energy
Up to >6 mJ
Rep Rate
1–10 kHz
 
femtoTrain
Compact turn-key high energy femtosecond laser
 
Pulse Width
<220 fs
Average Power
>5.0 W
Pulse Energy
>500 nJ
Rep Rate
10 MHz
 
HighQ-2
Ultra-compact turn-key single wavelength femtosecond lasers
 
Pulse Width
<250 fs
Average Power
>1.5 W
Pulse Energy
>24 nJ
Rep Rate
63 MHz
 

Picosecond Laser Selection Guide

ProductDescriptionPulse WidthAverage PowerPulse EnergyRep Rate
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IceFyre
Versatile game-changing picosecond laser for precision micromachining
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Pulse Width
<20 ps
Average Power
>50 W
Pulse Energy
>200 μJ
Rep Rate
Single shot to 8 MHz
 
Vanguard
Mode-locked, Quasi-CW: reliable with proven longevity
 
Pulse Width
<12 ps
Average Power
Up to >2.5 W
Pulse Energy
>31 nJ
Rep Rate
80 MHz
 

Micromachining Laser Applications

Strengthened glass cutting
Unstrengthened glass cutting
Sapphire cutting
Glass drilling
Glass cutting
Sapphire cutting
Pixel repair
Thin film patterning
Stents fabrication
Catheter hole drilling
Wire stripping
Prosthetics fabrication
Low-k grooving
Wafer inspection
Ceramics scribing/drilling
Via drilling
TSV and TGV drilling
Polymer stent fabrication
Two-photon polymerization
Polyimide cutting/drilling
Stereolithography
Metal foils cutting/drilling
Nitinol stents fabrication