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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.


Cut on drawing paper for making paper cut-outs : part 1

We Challenged making paper cut-outs using Smart Laser Mini. Used black color drawing paper and white paper. Reproduced the panda by overlaying the white paper . Working video (fast forward) You can download the SVG file data here


Cut on plywood 1.1mm thickness part 2

Cut on plywood 1.1mm thickness. Setting is F:400、100% repeated 12 times to make it. you can cut smoother and looks beautiful when you do 12 times. Working video ( fast forward) SVG data files for this project can be downloaded here.


Cut on cardboard 5mm thickness

Cut on cardboard 5mm thick using the “Smart Laser Mini” Settings F:400 100% Repeatedly worked on with the above settings many times.


Cut on black acrylic sheet 2.0mm thickness

Cut on black acrylic sheet 2.0mm thick using the”Smart Laser Mini” Raspberry Pi Logo Settings F:400 100% Repeatedly worked on with the above settings several times. Since the carry out the cut of the acrylic seet at 1.6W laser diode is very difficult to do it because of the power issue. It was repeated many… Read more »


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%