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lasercutter [2018-06-05 18:27]
Simon
lasercutter [2018-07-21 22:06] (current)
alfie [Laser Cutter]
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 Laser: 40W glass CO2 Laser: 40W glass CO2
  
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 See also: [[lasercutter2|Laser Cutter #2]] See also: [[lasercutter2|Laser Cutter #2]]
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 Engraving of some coated metals is possible, Martin has documented his experiences of [[engravingaluminium|engraving anodised aluminium]]. Engraving of some coated metals is possible, Martin has documented his experiences of [[engravingaluminium|engraving anodised aluminium]].
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 +===== Safety =====
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 +There is always a fire risk when using the laser. The laser should not be left unattended during a cut.
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 +Failure to pay attention to the laser can result in this:
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 ===== Prices ===== ===== Prices =====
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   * Mike actually tightened the nozzle up properly, fixing reported alignment/​tracking issues.   * Mike actually tightened the nozzle up properly, fixing reported alignment/​tracking issues.
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 +2018-07-19:
 +  * Mike re-calibrated the axes. Previously they were off by 1mm over 260mm in Y and 0.5mm over 180mm in X.
 ===== Other Specifications (for maintenance) =====  ===== Other Specifications (for maintenance) ===== 
  
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