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Fundamentals of Laser Beam Machining and Drilling

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The high intensity which can be obtained by focusing the pulsed energy emitted by a ruby laser offers much potential as a tool for nearly forceless machining. The method can be used on any material, regardless of thermal properties, which can be evaporated without decomposition, including almost all ceramics and metals.

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Industry and General Applications, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:IGA-1 ,  Issue: 2 )