Looking to Buy a Desktop Laser Cutter? Read This First…

If you’re looking to buy a smaller, desktop hobby laser cutter then read this first. These days  lasers are used mostly in major industries for processing metal. However, desktop CO2 lasers have become very affordable and popular in recent years.  They’re also widely used in educational institutions,  smaller companies, and you may even see one in your next door neighbors garage. It’s …

Looking at CO2 Laser Cutter Options?

For some a desktop CO2 laser cutter is a means to simply engrave or cut basic materials to serve their personal artistic hobbies. The output is typically very good in terms of engraving detail. For another group who professionally deal in wood work, the laser cutter for wood applications is very useful in their profession.  In this case quiet a bit …

Desktop CO2 Laser Cutting Machines

The desktop CO2 laser, often referred to as a small or hobby laser, is a relatively smaller compact machine with the power to cut objects of up to ¼ inches thick depending on the power.  The machine can cut but typically used to engrave glass, wood, marble, stone, leather and anodized aluminum as well as painted metals. The laser performs all …

Wood Laser Cutter

Besides cast or extruded acrylic, engraving and cutting wood with a Co2 laser cutter is one of the best projects you can start with.  Below are a few resources for engraving wood… http://www.pinterest.com/paz/wood-engraving/ http://profitablehobbies.com/free-patterns/more-free-patterns-for-engraving-projects/