Laser Engraved Glass Bottles
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Laser Engraved Glass Bottles

Have an empty glass bottle or two lying around somewhere? Maybe you just polished off the last round of drinks haven’t thrown out the bottle just yet. Before you do, why not try something creative...

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How to Engrave Black Granite
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How to Engrave Black Granite

The other day, we received a request to engrave an image on black granite. In the end, we were finally able to get a clean engraving, but in order to do so, we had to...

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Using a Laser Cutter in a Cafe
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Using a Laser Cutter in a Cafe

Hey guys, this is a bit random, but we just wanted to throw out the idea that you can use a laser cutter somewhere like in a café. We have a promo video on the...

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Linus Media Introduces the FABOOL Laser CO2
User Interview and Review

Linus Media Introduces the FABOOL Laser CO2

The FABOOL Laser CO2 was introduced by Canadian tech Youtuber Linus Media. Linus Tech Media’s channel continues to introduce information from various areas such as making gaming PCs and reviewing the parts used to build...

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The Difference Between Diode and CO2 Lasers
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The Difference Between Diode and CO2 Lasers

We manage three different lasers here at smartDIYs. The major differences between them include the size of the processing area and the power of the lasers, but the types of lasers installed in the FABOOL...

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Engraving Cork with the FABOOL Laser Mini
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Engraving Cork with the FABOOL Laser Mini

Today, we take a quick look at what the FABOOL Laser Mini can do on cork. We’ve prepared three cork coasters and three different Independence Day themed data files to engrave them with. So, without...

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Engraving Glass with the CO2 Laser
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Engraving Glass with the CO2 Laser

Besides a much higher powered laser, another thing that really sets the FABOOL Laser CO2 apart from the FABOOL Laser Mini is its ability to process transparent materials such as clear acrylic, clear plastic, and...

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Engraving Smaller Curved Surfaces
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Engraving Smaller Curved Surfaces

In a previous article, we explored engraving musical instruments and ended with an engraving of a logo on a drumstick. We get a lot of questions about engraving on curved surfaces, so today we’ll take...

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Things You Can Do With Cardboard
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Things You Can Do With Cardboard

In a previous article we did a comparison of cardboard cutting parameters, but how is cardboard actually used and what kinds of things can you make with it? Let’s look at some examples from all...

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Lasers and Guitars
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Lasers and Guitars

You may not usually associate lasers with guitars, but they can definitely be a thing, and it can produce some awesome results. Whether it’s for looks and sound, or playability and feel, customizing instruments is...

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USER INTERVIEW & REVIEW
User Interview and Review

USER INTERVIEW & REVIEW

The FABOOL Laser Series has many customers overseas as well. Here, we’ll take a look at a review from an actual customer. The customer is a Canadian designer furniture store. It is called Oliver Apt....

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