Required - Prior to first use e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and request a free machine level orientation
Boss LS3655 Laser
48 X 36 with pass through
Know how to create a digital design file
What is gcode?
Making the cut.
You can request free access to this tool when working on projects with school age children
This tool was purchased thanks in part by BlackHawk Gaming.
Setting up your project for success
Get started by asking for free in person orientation. The following documents are a great resource as you hone your skills.
Manuafacturers resources and guides
Operations manual includes intructions for Lightburn, which can be used to design simple projects and also works as the laser control interface
Digital Design for laser projects
Inkscape - Free open source
MakerCase.io is a very popular web tool that allows you to quickly create a box or project enclosure file, which can then be opened in inkscape or another design program for further customization.
The following is good information on engraving . The make and model is different than the Boss LS3655 , so make some test cuts to determine the best results before committing them to youir project. CVM has a higher power CO2 laser so power and speed settings may vary for same results. See the material setting link above and select 100 Watt as the starting point from the BOSS material guide.