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Laser Cutting

This is a collection of useful documents and resources for using our Epilog Helix 40 W Laser Cutter.

Online training documents can be found here:
http://www.epilogtraining.com/  the username is help@d-e.org. See someone in Computer Services for the password.

This is a great video on how to make a tabbed box. You can use the info to create any tabbed structure.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1FIl5Eq4PQ


This article talks about a piece of software that we don't use, but there is a section on how to use Gimp to prepare a photograph for etching:
http://makeict.org/wiki/Designing_for_the_laser_cutter

Note that laser cutting Masonite works with settings similar to the same thickness of wood.
Attached are the recommended settings for our cutter from the manual:

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Trevor Shaw,
Jan 3, 2018, 1:16 PM
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