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Computer-controlled cutting

Classes

Global Class

Assignments and assessment

Fabacademy students: visit the assessment

Local Class

LASER CUTTER (CAM)

Computer-control Laser/Vinyl Equipment Usage Videos

Materials

Laser_Cutter_Materials

NEVER CUT THESE MATERIALS

Safe Materials

Cutting Pasta on lasercutter

Laser types

List of laser types

Tutorials

Vinyl Cutter

MULTICAM 2000 Laser Cutter (2D CAM)

Please, visit - FAB LAB BCN Wiki : - [LASERCUT STEP BY STEP -PROTOCOL GUIDE]

  • technical specifications

  • materials and configuration ( wood, playwood, cardboard… )

  • how to prepare and send files

  • how to turn on the machine

  • how to cut

  • what not to do

** EnRoute Software **

  1. Learn EnRoute: Youtube EnRoute Channel

** Downloads **

  1. EnRoute Instructions

  2. Multicam Instructions

  3. Multicam Material Settings only suggestions!!!!

Trotec Speedy 400 (2D CAM)

Please, visit FAB LAB BCN Wiki for:

  • technical specifications

  • materials and configuration ( wood, playwood, cardboard… )

  • CAM

  • machine workflow (how to cut)

  • commands

Spirit GE Laser Cutter

Spirit GE Laser Cutter - Menual

Please, visit FAB LAB BCN Wiki for:

  • technical specifications

  • materials and configuration ( wood, playwood, cardboard… )

  • CAM

  • machine workflow (how to cut)

  • commands


Resources

Example Documentation

Student’s documentation:

Other Resources:

Softwares:

  • Sketchair is a free, open-source software tool that allows anyone to easily design and build their own digitally fabricated furniture.
  • Pepakura

Laser Safe Font

Templates for geometries

Origami:

Multiple Tools -Machine Software

Inspirational Ideas

Test files