What is Laser Heat Treat?
Laser heat treating is a non-additive process that uses a laser to strengthen isolated areas of steel or ductile iron materials. It offers high hardness at a shallow depth, a finer grain structure, and a low heat affected zone.
Laser Heat Treat Benefits
- Localized high hardness levels
- Little to no distortion
- Reduced cracking
This is one of many heat treatment options offered at Kondex and can be reviewed as an option to meet your product goals.
Contact us to review your product objectives and determine if laser heat treat is a solution.