40w CO2 Laser Engraver
- Owner/Loaner: ENTS
- Make/Model: KB-3020
- Usability: WORKING
- Contact: kulps
- Where: Main Room
- Certification Needed: YES
- Hackable: NO
- Estimated Value: $800
LaserCad software is available on \\atlas\Media
Step 1: Ask Someone who is certified for instructions
Step 2: Read Instructions.
Step 3: Place Instructions in Laser Engraver.
Step 4: Burn them...
Step 5: Wing it...
The good, the bad, and the ugly of materials.
This editing of this wiki table is just starting. On the wall next to the laser cutter you will find a longer list of safe/unsafe materials.
|Wood-solid||Yes||Yes||Woods with high resin or oil content may catch fire.|
|Wood-MDF||Yes||Yes||Engraved surface may become pitted due to glue and wood particles being burnt at different rates by the laser|
|Acrylic||Yes||Yes||Engraving at high power levels may cause many small fractures to appear, due to high localized heat and expansion.|