For signage for indoor and outdoor use

Materials suitable for signage engraving

Laser engrave practically any design onto plaques; from filigree motifs to complex designs, our lasers can do it all! Trotec laser engraving machines are particularly suitable for processing a wide variety of materials for series productions or single pieces. Quickly and cost-effectively create signage for indoor and outdoor use or offer additional services like individual "dog tag" engravings.

Materials suitable for signage engraving

  • Laminates
  • Acrylic
  • Anodized aluminum
  • Plastic
  • Paper
  • Stone
  • Glass
  • Wood
  • Textile
  • Stainless steel


Application examples for signage engraving


With a laser, you can create long-lasting labels and markings on many materials. Unusual shapes make your final product very interesting and high quality. From a simple rectangular shield to complex contours and labels, a single piece or series production is possible with a Trotec laser system.

  • Indoor and outdoor signage
  • Nameplates
  • Trophy marking
  • Safety signs
  • Signage
  • Advertising signs
  • Functional labels
  • Labels
  • Control panels
  • Industrial engravings, dataplates
signage with laser machine

Why should I buy a laser for signage engraving?

A Trotec laser system is the universal tool for a variety of materials. Its high-speed efficency can lead to bigger turnover from additional business. As a result, you can extend your product range and create more profit with new product ideas. Unique pieces, small and large series can be implemented cost-effectively. Non-contact processing saves time, money and lets you process the thinnest materials.

Function and advantages of laser technology

Efficient and cost-effective engraving

  • Complex contours and labels
  • Unusual shapes

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • Speedy series: The fastest laser engravers available on the market with a maximum engraving speed of 4.2 m/sec and an acceleration of 5 g

Best engraving and cutting results

  • Crystal clear edges when cutting acrylic
  • Filigree designs

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • Resulting gases and particles are efficiently removed and filtered by the Trotec extraction systems

Non-contact processing

  • No time-consuming tooling of the machine
  • No warping of the material due to clamping jaws

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • Multifunctional table concept for easy handling

Simple digital manufacturing

  • Designs are created in your usual graphics program and simply sent to the printer via the printer command

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • JobControl® laser software: Simply intuitive. Work efficiently

Fine tools

  • Small fonts and fine details can be engraved
  • One tool for all tasks

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • Ideal optics and optimal beam performance

No tool wear

  • No wear of the laser beam from material processing

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • CeramiCore laser sources with a particularly long service life

Trotec product recommendation

Tips for marking metal

Can metal be engraved with a CO2 laser, too?

The devices of the Speedy flexx series are equipped with a CO2and a fiber laser. Use both laser sources in a single job without having to manually change the laser source, the lenses or the focus. The patented JobControl® laser software makes it possible: Simply assign the desired laser source to each color of the graphic.

Laminates – from bottom to top

Engrave laminates from the bottom up, so dust is extracted upwards and the top layer is not discolored.

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