Need to cut a precise pattern, or do some fine etching? Is the lack of lasers in your life the one thing holding you back from becoming the world’s next Bond villain? Want to learn how to use a laser cutter?
AMT’s got you covered with our LO Barracuda 1300×900.
Getting Started with Lasers
Ace offers project-based class, workshops for beginners and certification for experienced users. Take the class that fits best for you.
100w of high voltage power at your finger tips
With a generous 1300mm by 900mm bed this laser can handle most projects.
Capturing that first projectNew Ace member Danielle capturing her first project on the laser
Lasers and leatherNew Ace member Danielle with her new journal cover
A little bit of plywood
and some imagination. Plus some Oakland pride.
Creating custom enclosures with lasers and acrylic. And glue. Lots of glue.
Leather and lasers
These patches started as sketches and veg-tanned leather
Custom tablet enclosure
Leather BraceletThis etched leather bracelet was finished with brass hardware eventually.
Using Ace’s Laser Cutter
Laser certification is required. Laser Cutting 101 gets you this.
To keep our excellent safety record, as well as showing experienced laser users the ins and outs of our specific hardware setup, everyone goes through the Laser 101 course.
Is there a fee?
Yes, based on usage: 50¢ / minute of laser-firing time, as of 12/10/2019.
Can anyone use the laser?
No. Only laser-certified members can use the laser. To get certified take the laser 101 Class and pass the knowledge check.
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