We have cut many wood models before, today we will cut a model by using acrylic material. The model we will cut is a bicycle.
laser cutter file：Download
3mm acrylic(yellow color)
2” laser head
Thunder laser used:
Model: Mars 130
Laser Tube: 100 watt
Processing Mode: cut
Max power: 50%
Min power: 50%
The settings are only for reference, users need to find the best setting by testing.
After we design the file in CorelDraw, we send the file to laser software directly by clicking the laser plug-in. Then we input the best setting parameters and “Download” the file to the laser cutter.
Place the acrylic sheet on the machine working table, move the laser head to the right start position, adjust the focal distance, press “Origin” button to set the starting point, then press “Start” to run the job.
After the laser finish working, take out the acrylic pieces and assembling them to a bicycle model.