For my next 3D Scanning / Printing project, I am building a home-made laser scanner. The inexpensive ones cost around $1500, and I really think that the underlying principle of […]
I successfully engraved a picture of three kids on a piece of marble to create a gift for a family. I used an inexpensive, 40 Watt CO2 laser engraver and […]
Here is a laser engraving of the Green Lantern symbol that I made for a friend.
I have completed my first small scale production job with my modified laser cutter. I volunteered to help out with a project involving the use of RFIDs. We want to […]
I learned first hand the importance of using air assist with the laser cutter when I tried to cut out rubber gaskets. With no air flowing, the rubber cutting produced […]
Laser Cutter and Engraver Laser Cutter and Engraver I purchased a K40IV laser engraver directly from China through eBay for $660. I have seen lots of posts about what “cheap” […]
Here is a video of my laser engraver with input modified to cut vectors. Laser cutter – Stepstruder