Can You Laser Cut Foam

Can You Laser Cut Foam?

When it comes to DIY projects, foam is a highly versatile and resilient material. While foam is often not too strong or durable, it does hold its shape well and can work for a wide …

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How Hot is a Laser Cutter

How Hot is a Laser Cutter?

When it comes to machining and manufacturing, laser cutting has become the go-to option for reliability and versatility. Since lasers are easier to manipulate than cutting instruments (i.e., saws), manufacturers can create more intricate shapes. …

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Can you laser cut epoxy

Can You Laser Cut Epoxy Resin?

Now that we live in a golden age of DIY projects and tutorials, it’s never been easier for me to make the products I want rather than buy them from the store. I love 3D …

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Can You Laser Cut Kydex

Can You Laser Cut Kydex?

If you’re a weapon enthusiast, you know the value of a good sheath or holster. Whether you’re carrying a blade or a firearm, the material you use can make a world of difference. As I’ve …

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What Is Fiber Laser Cutting??

Fiber Laser Cutting Explained

Manufacturing is heavily dependent on technology. One example that has been driving innovation and efficiency is fiber laser cutting. While fiber laser cutting was developed in the 1960s, it was only in the early 2000s …

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LaserPecker 2

Your Guide to the LaserPecker 2

These days, laser engraving is much more accessible than ever before. It’s never been easier to customize various products with logos, quotes, and other engraved elements. However, what if you could have a portable engraver …

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Can You Laser Engrave Stainless Steel

Can You Laser Engrave Stainless Steel?

These days, it’s never been easier to create highly customized pieces from a wide array of materials. Modern technology like laser engraving enables creators to imprint virtually any surface design. However, while this process is …

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File comparison: DWG vs DXF

DWG and DXF are two file formats that are commonly used in 2D and 3D design applications. Because of the fact that these file formats are so common, you are likely to have heard about …

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what materials can a laser cutter cut through

What Materials can a Laser Cutter cut through?

Laser cutters are a popular technology to cut, engrave, or etch designs into a material by using laser beams to vaporize the materials. While commonly used on wood, there are plenty of other materials you …

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Silouette Curio vs Cameo 3 

Cutting machines are big purchases for any DIYer, so it is important to compare them in depth before making a purchase decision. One of the most common comparisons is the Silouette Curio vs. Cameo 3. …

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how much does a laser cutter cost

How much does a Laser Cutter cost?

Laser cutters allow you to cut, engrave, and etch various materials quickly, precisely, and with less need for finishing after a cut. No doubt they are useful equipment for your home workshop or business. If …

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