18. November 2018 - 11:00 till 13:00
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Laser Cutter Training | Port City Makerspace | Sunday, 18. November 2018

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.