Laser for Newbies

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* Everything in the file should be black at roughly .1px
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* Everything in the file should be vector
  
 
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===To Do Both===
 
===To Do Both===

Revision as of 15:50, 4 September 2011

Contents

Set Up

  1. Turn the laser PC on
  2. Turn the laser on
  3. Cut the material to fit
  4. Put the material in the laser cutter
  5. Check the distance from the material to the diode (54mm) (Check this)

Warnings

File Preparation

General Steps from Create to Print

  1. Create the file in InkScape
  2. Print to XPS
  3. Open in the Full Spectrum software
  4. On the Vector Cut tab, these items will be cut
  5. On the Raser Cut tab, these items will be etched

To Cut

To Etch

To Do Both

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