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Engraved on MOLESKINE : Synthetic Leather

Engraved on Synthetic Leather Engraved on MOLESKINE Synthetic Leather notebook using the desktop laser cutter “Smart Laser Mini” MOLESKINE we usedclassic notebook Setting Processing we have made this time is the raster engraving to embed the image in SVG file . We made a data file by Inkscape. Please refer to the following manual how… Read more »


Bester sculpture on sweets : Okinawa “Chinsukou” version

Engraving on sweets Smart Laser Mini has special skill for engraving on pancake, cracker or something sweets and foods. At this time, We engraved on Okinawa traditional sweet “Chinsukou” using desktop laser cutter called ”Smart Laser Mini” Settings We did Vector processing at this time. We made a data file by Inkscape. Please refer to… Read more »


Making a case using the Desktop Laser Cutter

We made a Controller case for luminosity adjustment using the desktop laser cutter “Smart laser Mini” Used with Resin case Although various marks we have attached because it has also functions as one of the experiments can be cut many times it was found that it can be processed in a short time. But we… Read more »


Model using the Desktop Laser Cutter

We made a easy model house using the desktop laser cutter “Smart Laser Mini” We refered to Thingiverse Used plywood 2mm thickness for making small model house. We hope we can make bigger model house next time. It could use in the fabrication of architectural models.


Engraved words on cracker

Second issue of food engraving. We engraved words on cracker using the desktop laser cutter “Smart Laser Mini” It engraved words Along the circle. Working video (fast forward) You can download the data file here


Engraved a picture on Pancake!!!

This is our first experience that We engraved on foods. We engraved on surface of pancake using the desktop laser cutter called “Smart Laser Mini” At this time, we engraved with an image data file,also we have an idea that it would be awesome if you engrave on the pancake with a picture or something… Read more »


Making a Rubber stamp using Desktop Laser Cutter

We made a rubber stamp using rubber thick sheet.( You can find the thick rubber sheet in home depot.) Working Parameter is F:400,100% and just once procession. Important point is that the material is rubber, It is required making data files reversing from left to right. Flip horizontal procession image data file After made it,… Read more »


Making smartphone case using felt material

Making smartphone case on felt material using Smart Laser Mini. It can be stitched cut the red and green felt materials. Felt is very soft material, It is very difficult to make Fine patterns by hands. Smart Laser Mini is cut by Machine control, so It can be cut correctly, easily and It will make… Read more »


Engraved on Cork

We gonna engrave on cork at this time. Smart Laser Mini can be engraved circular stuff to a point as a cork. It can not work If the focal length is too far. Working video (fast forward)


Cut on drawing paper for making paper cut-outs: part 2

Here is the result of cut-outs part 2!!! It looks excellent with a frame.