If you are considering buying a laser engraving machine, there are many things that you need to consider. Following are some questions that you should ask yourself:
1) How Often Will I Use It?
Laser engravers are so versatile, you can create any custom design on almost any type of material. It makes sense to purchase one if you use it often enough
2) Is a Laser Engraver Difficult to Learn How to Use?
If you are worried about learning how to use it, that shouldn’t prevent you from buying a laser engraver. We will send you manual and videos, it’s very easy to learn. Once the system and the CO2 laser cutting machine has been set up, it is simple to understand how to use.
3) What Materials Will I Engrave or Cut?
Laser engravers are extremely useful because of the variety of materials that they can engrave and cut. You should think about the different projects that you will be working on and the materials that you will engrave and cut. Here are some different materials that can be engraved and cutted with a laser engraver. Wood, Plywood, Cork, MDF, Organic board, Mat board, Acrylic, Fiber glass, Plexiglass, Plastic, Mylar, ABS, PVC, Carpet, Rubber, Paper, Cloth, Fabric, Leather
4) Are There Any Materials that Should Not Be Cut?
This is something that you definitely need to know before you begin doing cutting. It can’t cut Glass, Crystal, Marble, Ceramic, Tile, Anodized aluminium, Painted metals, Steel, Aluminium.
5) What Size of a Laser Engraver Do I Need?
The size of the laser engraving cutting machine depends on the projects that you will be working on. You will need an engraver that will easily fit in your office space or workshop but will be large enough to handle the projects. We can suggest you the most suitable machine model according to your material size( the Max. Length and Max. Width ) .
6) Where Should I Place My Laser Engraver?
Before you purchase laser engraver, it is a good idea to think about where you will be placing it. You need to make sure that you have enough space in your workshop or office and you also need to make sure that it is properly ventilated. It is a good idea to keep your laser engraver about a foot away from any walls or barriers. This ensures that air can circulate through the engraver’s fans and keep the engraver cool throughout the engraving process. You need to also be able to plug it into an outlet that is able to provide the right amount of electricity.
Choosing the Right Laser Engraver for Your Needs
Before deciding which laser engraver you want to purchase, it is important that you walk yourself through these questions, but also discuss any further questions with us. We will suggest you the most suitable machine according to your needs.