Spectrum Technologies has announced its latest new product, the Nova 1000. The system is a high speed, in-line UV laser marking unit designed specifically for wire and cable manufacturers for printing their proprietary identification codes onto wire and cable insulations during manufacture of their products.
By Dave MacLellan, Executive Director, AILU
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