This will be a 2 day workshop. These can be long days depending on your skill level. Bring a lunch. Bring water. We have a fridge and microwave.
Bringing a friend helps a lot.
Build size: 26" wide x 20" deep x 8.25" tall
Work area: 12" x 24"
It has a built in filter.
The frame is 2020 aluminum extrusion.
It will be fully enclosed in amber transparent acrylic except the bottom.
It will have a dual laser bracket for two lasers. There will be a switch to select which laser fires.
It will come with a .5watt UV diode which is great for engraving woods and leather. It will cut very thin things.
If you would like,, you can supply a blue diode laser for cutting and deeper etching.
The blue diodes cut plywoods / balsa / leather / paper / felt / fabrics / cardboard / dark acrylics.
The blue diodes can etch mirrors.
We will go over:
- How to read a 3D drawing
- Wiring - a lot of wiring
- Some soldering
- How stepper motors work
- How to tune the machine
- CNC software
Max class size: 3 builds
Payment must be made before the event.
You must be signed up on the Meetup.com event page. We have limited materials and NO RSVP on meetup = No materials for you.