Digital Fabrication Lab

Laser Cutters

Photograph

List of Universal Laser Cutters:

  • ILS with a 24″x48″ bed and two 75 watt lasers
  • 2 PLS-660 with an 18'x32' bed and 75 watt lasers
  • VLS-660  with an 18″x32″ bed and 50 watt laser
  • X-660 with an 18″x32″ bed and 50 watt laser
  • V-460 with an 18″x24″ bed and a 45 watt laser

Files Available for Download

If you will not be using the CED computer labs and would like to get estimates for laser cut job length (recommended) follow these instructions to install the UCP Universal laser drivers on your computer:

Install_Use_UCP.pdf

APPROVED LASER CUTTING MATERIALS

Mat Board, Paper, Cardboard and Chipboard
Bass, Poplar, Balsa Wood max thickness 0.25”
Plywood max thickness 0.125” on Machines 1,2,4
Plywood max thickness 0.25” on Machines 3,5,6
Chipboard max thickness 0.0525"
Acrylic max thickness 1/2”

MATERIALS NOT ALLOWED FOR LASER CUTTING

No cutting PVC, Vinyl, HDPE, Co-Poly, Polyester or foam-core
No cutting Polycarbonate
No cutting Masonite, MDF
No cutting hardboard, glass, or uncoated metals

See the full list posted inside the DFL.