Laser cutting quotes

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You can use our pdf template to make a file

Laser cutting file submission guideline

Please make sure it is just the outline of your object. You can also download our template for more help.

Please make sure it is just the outline of your object. You can also download our template for more help.

 

AI, DXF, and PDF are acceptable

We recommend using PDF

We cannot accept any non-vector or raster files like JPEG.

  • AutoCAD 2008 - 2013
  • Export in millimeters
  • Export text as curves
  • Export bitmap as PNG
  • Unfilled (just the outline)
  • .001 or hair line in Corel
  • Cut lines should be red
  • Etch lines should be blue
  • Score lines should be green
  • Let us know the size of the art board
  • We can fit a 3' x 4' object on the bed but the maximum cutting size is 31 x 45.

  • We also have a 4' x 8' laser cutter however this machine is more expensive. We recommend the 3 x 4 if possible.

  • We need at least 3 mm clearance from the edge when cutting out of sheets
  • We need at least 0.75 mm clearance between parts.
  • The art board does not indicate a cut line.
  • If you send the same file with revisions please rename it (we are not responsible for cutting the wrong file if you do not rename it.)

If you are having export problems please check these links

Different types of cuts

Different types of laser cutting

Other info

  • $50 minimum charge for laser cutting 

  •  Please note we are not responsible for defective cuts do to file error or for material defects if you provide your own material.

Vector versus raster files