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lasercutter [2019-07-23 21:05] (current)
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 TRAINING REQUIRED BEFORE USE. TRAINING REQUIRED BEFORE USE.
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-HOURS OF USE ARE LIMITED TO **8PM-8AM** UNTIL ADDITIONAL FUME EXTRACTION HAS BEEN INSTALLED. 
  
 LS3060 from [[http://​www.hpclaser.co.uk/​|HPC Laser]]\\ LS3060 from [[http://​www.hpclaser.co.uk/​|HPC Laser]]\\
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 Usage is charged by cutting time: £5 per hour for members, £15 per hour for non-members. You don't need to pay for a full hour if you don't use it. Usage is charged by cutting time: £5 per hour for members, £15 per hour for non-members. You don't need to pay for a full hour if you don't use it.
  
-Materials cost between £1.50 (3mm MDF) and £13 (6mm acrylic), per 300x660mm ​sheet. [[lasermaterials|See the pricelist]]. You may provide your own materials as long as they are suitable for laser cutting.+Materials cost between £1.50 (3mm MDF) and £13 (6mm acrylic), per 300x600mm ​sheet. [[lasermaterials|See the pricelist]]. You may provide your own materials as long as they are suitable for laser cutting.
  
 ===== Power Levels ===== ===== Power Levels =====
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 Please add your own preferred settings here, but do not edit the existing entries. If you believe a setting is inappropriate,​ use <​del>​strikeout</​del>​ and add a new entry with your corrections. Add your name to the notes so that other users can make an informed decision where there is a conflict of recommendations. Please add your own preferred settings here, but do not edit the existing entries. If you believe a setting is inappropriate,​ use <​del>​strikeout</​del>​ and add a new entry with your corrections. Add your name to the notes so that other users can make an informed decision where there is a conflict of recommendations.
  
-^ Material ​^ Engrave Speed ^ Engrave Power ^ Cut Speed ^ Cut Power ^ Notes ^ +^ Material ^ Cut Speed ^ Cut Power ^ Notes ^ 
-| Acrylic 3mm | 200 | 21 | 8 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| Acrylic 3mm | 8 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Acrylic 5mm | 200 | 21 | 3.5 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| Acrylic 5mm | 3.5 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Acrylic 10mm | 200 | 21 | 1 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| Acrylic 10mm | 1 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Ply 1.5mm | 200 | 17 | 10 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| Ply 1.5mm | 10 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Ply 3mm | 200 | 17 | 7 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| Ply 3mm | 7 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Ply 5mm | 200 | 17 | 7 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| Ply 5mm | 7 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Ply 6mm | 200 | 17 | 1.5 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| Ply 6mm | 1.5 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| MDF 3mm | 200 | 25 | 5 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| MDF 3mm | 5 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| MDF 4mm | 200 | 25 | 4 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| MDF 4mm | 4 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| MDF 6mm | 200 | 25 |  |  | From HPC Manual | +| MDF 6mm |  |  | From HPC Manual | 
-| Corrugated Cardboard 3mm  ​| 200 | 20 | 12 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| Corrugated Cardboard 3mm  | 12 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Hardboard 3mm | | | 3 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| Hardboard 3mm | 3 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Paper | 200 | 15 | 20 | 20 | From HPC Manual | +| Paper | 20 | 20 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Card | 200 | 20 | 25 | 40 | From HPC Manual | +| Card | 25 | 40 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Mount Board | 200 | 20 | 12 | 98 | From HPC Manual | +| Mount Board | 12 | 98 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Engraving Laminate ​| 20 | 21 | 15 | 80 | From HPC Manual | +| Engraving Laminate | 15 | 80 | From HPC Manual | 
-| Engraving Laminate 1.5mm | 200 | 80 | 22 (x3 passes) | 80 | Recommended by Random | +| Engraving Laminate 1.5mm | 22 (x3 passes) | 80 | Recommended by Random | 
-| Funky Foam | not suitable || 25 | 25 | From HPC Manual | +| Funky Foam | 25 | 25 | From HPC Manual |
  
 +^ Material ^ Engrave Speed ^ Engrave Power ^ Notes ^
 +| Acrylic | 200 | 21 | From HPC Manual |
 +| Ply | 200 | 17 | From HPC Manual |
 +| MDF | 200 | 25 | From HPC Manual |
 +| Corrugated Cardboard | 200 | 20 | From HPC Manual |
 +| Paper | 200 | 15 | From HPC Manual |
 +| Card | 200 | 20 | From HPC Manual |
 +| Mount Board | 200 | 20 | From HPC Manual |
 +| Engraving Laminate | 200 | 21 | From HPC Manual |
 +| Engraving Laminate 1.5mm | 200 | 80 | Recommended by Random |
 ===== Z-axis adjustment/​focussing the laser ===== ===== Z-axis adjustment/​focussing the laser =====
  
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