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LEAD CNC 1010 Laser Modification

Discussion in 'CNC Mills/Routers' started by OpenBuilds, Feb 12, 2020.

  1. OpenBuilds

    Staff Member Moderator Project Maker Builder Resident Builder

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    OpenBuilds published a new build:

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  2. StrictlyScale

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    I can see this unit engraving, but what can the 7W laser cut successfully? Fiberglass cloth? Thin balas? What thicknesses? Etc.
     
  3. Peter Van Der Walt

    Peter Van Der Walt OpenBuilds Team
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    445nm lasers are great at engraving. It can "cut" organics (cardboard, leather, wood) but ideally you want a CO2 laser for cutting. But... This is mounted to a Router. So use the appropriate tool for the job. Engrave artwork with the laser then switch tools and cut it with the router. Super fast, clean, perfection
     

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