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Cut on Balsa wood 2.0mm thickness

Cut on Balsa wood 2.0mm thick using the “Smart Laser Mini” Logo “Raspberry Pi” Balsa wood 2.0mm thickness Settings F:500 100% Repeatedly worked on with the above settings several times. It will have the browning the cut surface.


Engraved on iPad mini

Engraved on Aluminum body of iPad mini using the “Smart Laser Mini” Parameter F:300 100%


Cut on Shrinking Plastic Sheets thick 5mm

Cut on Shrinking Plastic Sheets thick 5mm. Logo “SparkFun” This is the Shrinking Plastic Sheets we used. Settings F:400 100% Repeatedly worked on with the above settings several times. The cut surface is more like melted rather than cut. We repeated more than in the 0.3mm case. “Shrinking Plastic Sheets・Cutting on Shrinking Plastic Sheets 0.3mm… Read more »


Cut on cardboard 3mm thickness

We cut cardboard with 3mm thickness. Settings F:700 100% With the settings above, we didi repeated-prcessing.


Cut on Shrinking Plastic Sheets 0.3mm thickness

We cut Shrinking Plastic Sheets 0.3mm thickness. Logo “Raspberry Pi” This is the Shrinking Plastic Sheets we used. Settings F:400 100% We did repeated-processing with the settings above. The cut surface is more like “melted” than “cut”.


Cutting on 2.0mm thick Plywood

We cut on 2.0mm thick plywood. Setthing F:400 100% With the settings above, we did repeated-processing. We did more repeating than the last time when we made a tiny chair using 1.1mm thick plywood. Download Data File Thingiverse


Cutting on color sponge board 5mm thickness

Cutting 5mm thick color sponge board. Settings F:1200 100% We did repeated-processing with the settings above. This is the hard sponge board.


Engraved on Leather part 2

We engraved on leather! Setting F:1000 20% Original image data files


A tiny chair using Plywood 1.1mm thickness

We made a tiny tiny chair using 1.1mm thick Plywood. Settings F:400 100% We did repeated-processing with the setting above. Take it out smoothly. It’s finished! Data files is here SketchChair


Cutting Plywood 1.1mm thickness

We cut 1.1mm thick Plywood. Setting F:400 100% We did repeated-processing with the settings above. The other settings F:100 100% For this setting, we were able to cut without repeatedly processing, but using the first setting yields much better outcome.