How latest advances in laser marking technologies are improving Direct Part Marking requirements for the Automotive Industry.
What is Direct Part Marking?
Direct Part Marking (DPM) is the process of identifying parts or final product assemblies with serial numbers, part numbers, date codes, and barcodes so that future activities such as maintenance, repair, overhaul and safety recalls can accurately identify the parts of concern and the work performed can be permanently tracked.
Learn more about direct part marking using lasers with our overview on marking methods, considerations and attributes including descriptions and comparisons. This white paper also has sections on how laser systems work and laser marking effects with diagrams and illustrations.