As of 3/27, the Makerspace is closed temporarily in response to the
Classes are not running at this time, but we are running “Virtual” events.
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Laser Cutter Training
December 15, 2018 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Learn how to use the coolest prototyping and customizing tool: 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 beginner 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
- 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 can receive refunds up to 7 days before your event start date.
Registration closes 3 days before the event.
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