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Laser Cutter Training

November 18, 2018 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Learn how to use the best prototyping tool next to the 3D printer: the Laser Cutter!

In this class we will cover the operation of our 30 watt CO2 laser cutter and how to design and prepare files for cutting. Our software is VCarve Pro for preparing designs for cutting, which you can download a trial of on their website here to try and get a feel for it.

We will make a beginer project, name placards out of 1/4″ plywood.

These are the kinds of things our laser can cut:

  • ¼” plywood and other thing woods
  • Clear and colored acrylics
  • Cardstock and paper
  • Fabrics
  • EVA Foam
  • Non-PVC plastics

These are what it can engrave:

  • All of the above
  • Cases for phones or laptops
  • Glass (coated)
  • Rubber (special type for laser engraving)
  • Black-painted metals

Instructor: Nick Schremmer

Attendees: 3-6

Attendees can receive refunds up to 7 days before your event start date.

Registration closes 3 days before the event.

Details

Date:
November 18, 2018
Time:
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Venue

Port City Makerspace
68 Morning Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States