We've got one of the best laser cutters available, right here in our Makerspace. While we can cut so many types of materials, this service is limited to 3mm Clear Acrylic as we always have plenty of it.
Here are the requirements for this service:
- Files must be supplied as SVG format (vector image).
- 3mm Clear Acrylic Only.
- Image format must be sRGB (not CMYK)
- Cut lines must be 0.001mm line stroke, red (#FF0000)
- Engrave areas must be black (#000000)
- The design must be less than 230x140mm.
- All designs will be cut and etched as-is, we will not invert or change your design.
- This service is non-refundable. If your design contains errors or omissions then they will be committed to fabrication and are subject to the constraints of laser cutting.
How does this service work?
- Add this service by clicking the "Add to cart" button above, continue through to checkout for payment.
- Once your order is placed, we will send you an email requesting the SVG file.
- We will fabricate your design in 1-3 business days (typically 1 business day)
- Your order is shipped to you or made available for pickup (whichever you chose during checkout)
- Ensure you have changed your colour profile to sRGB.
- Cut lines = 0.001mm line width (stroke) and are red (#FF0000)
- Etched areas = black (#000000)
- Untouched areas are left white (no change / #FFFFFF)
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Documentation and Resources:
- Making Boxes in Fusion 360 for Laser Cutting
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- Using Slicer for Fusion360 for Laser Cutting
Laser cutting is a very fast production and manufacturing method that has one limitation. You can only cut flat surfaces! Well don’t let that stop you from creating 3D objects and sculptures with a laser cutter, Fusion360 has a great app for co...
- Convert an Image to a Vector Graphic for Laser Cutting
Interested in creating designs to be laser cut? In this tutorial, we will learn how to use Gimp and Inkscape to convert a graphic image to a vector image that you can cut on a laser cutter! In order for the job control software to turn your design i...
- Getting Started Guide for Laser Cutting
Welcome to the exciting world of laser cutting! For all those makers out there looking to start creating with a laser cutter, this tutorial will have the basic information you need to get started! We recently added a Laser Cutting Service to our site...
- The Maker Revolution
The Maker Revolution celebrates the creation of new devices and the modification of existing ones - the transition from a consumer buying goods to eventually having a major part in their creation. The Maker Revolution places strong emphasis on free (...
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We deliver Australia-wide with these options:
- $3 for Small Items (3-7 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
- $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
- $9.95 for Express Post (Overnight for most of Australia, 2+ days for rural, tracked)
- Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)
International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:
- $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
- $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)
If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.
Our physical address (here's a PDF which includes other key business details):
Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
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