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Engraving Bamboo and White Cardboard

  Check out the result of engraving bamboo and white cardboard! Material: Bamboo (handle of fan), white cardboard Machine: FABOOL Laser Mini 1.6W Processing data: Download the data here. Processing Parameter   1. Bamboo (handle of fan) Speed: 300F Power: 30% Procesing time: about 1 min 30 sec   2. White cardboard Speed: 400F Power:… Read more »


Engraving Silicon Rubber

  Check out the result of engraving silicon rubber with FABOOL Laser CO2 and FABOOL Laser Mini 1.6W model. Material: Blue silicon rubber Machine: FABOOL Laser CO2, FABOOL Laser Mini 1.6W Processing data: Data is available for download here. Processing parameter   1. FABOOL Laser CO2 (raster) Speed: 1000F Power: 10% Processing time: about 4… Read more »


Cutting Sponge Abrasive and Sand Paper

  Check out the result of sponge abrasive and sand paper cutting done with FABOOL Laser Mini. Material: – sponge abrasive 4.5mm, – sponge abrasive + double-sided tape 4.5mm+0.5mm, – sand paper 6mm Machine: FABOOL Laser Mini 3.5W Processing data Download the data here. Processing parameter   1. Sponge abrasive Speed: 100F Power: 100% Repeats:… Read more »


Cutting Synthetic Paper

  Check out the cutouts of synthetic paper cut with FABOOL Laser Mini! Material: synthetic paper (pattern paper used for stencil) Machine: FABOOL Laser CO2 / FABOOL Laser Mini 3.5W Processing data: Download the data here. Processing Parameter 1. Synthetic Paper FABOOL Laser CO2 Speed: 1500F Power: 30% Processing time: about a minute and 3… Read more »


Engraving PA/PBT/PPS

  Check out the result of engraving PA, PBT, and PPS! Material: PA(polyamid), PBT(Polybutylene terephthalate), PPS(Polyphenylene sulfide) Machine: FABOOL Laser CO2 Processing data: Processed data is available for download here. Processing parameter 1.PA Speed: 1000F Power: 10% Processing time: about 2 seconds 2.PBT Left Speed: 1000F Power: 10% Right Speed: 1000F Power: 15% Processing time:… Read more »


Cutting Polypropylene

  Check out the result of cutting polypropylene! Material: Polypropylene Thickness: 0.75mm Machine: FABOOL Laser CO2 Processing data: The data is available for download here. Processing parameter 1. Speed: 1000F Power: 100% Processing time: about 28 seconds The cutting line has bulge on the side due to melting. 2. Speed: 800F Power: 100% Processing time:… Read more »


Cutting Special Polyolefin Film

  We are introducing the cutting result of special polyolefin film! Material: special polyolefin film (main component polypropylene) One side is acrylic adhesive Machine: FABOOL Laser CO2 Processing data: The data is available for download here. Processing Parameter 1. Special polyolefin film 200 Speed: 8000F Power: 70% Processing time: about 7 seconds We tried to… Read more »


FABOOL Laser Mini @ SXSW

Hi everyone! Have you heard about the SXSW? It’s one of the largest exhibitions/festivals/events in the world! Jeff, one of our users did workshops with FABOOL Laser Mini at this years’ SXSW held in Texas from March 10th to 19th! Thank you Jeff for providing this opportunity for future users to try our machine! We… Read more »


Cutting and Engraving Real Leather

Check out the result of laser cut and engraved leather! Material: genuine leather  Thickness: 1.3mm Machine: FABOOL Laser Mini 3.5W Processing data:   Processing parameter Cut Speed: 300F    Power: 100%   Repeat: 6  Engrave Speed: 500F    Power: 10%   Processing time: 33 mins The data can be downloaded from here. This is the result. You can see how… Read more »


We are now in the new office!

Hi everyone! We have moved into a new office last week! The new address is the following. 3611-20 Iino Minami-Apls City, Yamanashi, 400-0222 We will use half of the building as storage and the other half as office. These pictures were taken on the day of moving, so it is still a big mess, but… Read more »