Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Custom made brooch for Johnnie Walker


In our latest work we custom made this laser cut and engraved brooch 
for the brand Johnnie Walker. 

We used wood and black acrylic to stay true to the character of this brand. 

How do you find our solution ? 

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Trotec Lasers DIY projects: Perpetual calendar of wood and engraving plastic




Offer individual perpetual calendars of wood and engraving plastic.


Preparation

Required material:
Veneer Bamboo 3 mm (119799) - 1 sheet for the back
TroLase 0,8 mm (L204-203) - 4 quarter sheets for the calendar sheets
Screws (diam. 5 mm, 20 mm long) with butterfly nut - 2 pieces

Machine used:
Trotec Speedy 360
80 Watt with 2" lens

Tip:
Use a honeycomb cutting table


Step by Step



Step 1: Import /create design template

Import our designs into your graphic program and adapt it according to your requirements.



Step 2: Laser process
Position the material into the laser engraver and cover the rest of the engraving area for optimum exhaust performance. Send the wood laser job  and then the four TroLase jobs to the machine.

LASER PARAMETERS WOOD:
500 dpi resolution
Cutting: 100 % power, 0,7 % speed, 1000 ppi, air assist on

LASER PARAMETERS TROLASE: 
500 dpi resolution
Engraving (black): 35 % power, 30 % speed, 600 ppi, air assist on, z-offset +1mm, HQ mode (advanced material settings)
Cutting (red): 2,5 % power, 0,5 % speed, 1000 Hz, air assist on, z-offset +2mm
Cutting (blue): 25 % power, 2 % speed, 1000 ppi, air assist on, z-offset  +2mm
Cutting (cyan): 50 % power, 2 % speed, 1000 ppi, air assist on

TIPS:
Select the following options in JobControl® to get perfect cutting results.
Optimized geometries
Inner geometries first
Engraving from bottom to top reduces the cleaning of the engraved and cut materials



Step 3: Post-processing
Once you have finished the laser process, clean TroLase material with water. Then use two binding screws to fix the calendar sheets and mount the calendar to a wall.

Follow this link for more information on downloading .pdf files and job control instructions

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https://laserchristmaslightshq.com



Monday, November 7, 2016

25 % OFF on these beautiful designer pieces in our Etsy shop


This week we offer 25% discount on certain designer pieces from our latest 
City Narratives collection. 
Check our Etsy shop for more information about which pieces and enjoy the discount to get your perfect statement piece. 

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