120W Laser Engraver Operation and Safety
In order to use the 120W Universal XL12000 "Big Red" ATX Hackerspace laser cutter, you must first take the 120W Laser Operation Class from a certified ATX Hackerspace instructor.
Once you have taken the course, you can schedule time on and operate the 120W Universal XL12000 laser cutter.
You must be a current member of ATX Hackerspace in good standing
Must Have completed the Blue(60W) Laser Class
You will learn
Theory of how the laser cutter works
How to safely start up and shut down the Laser Cutter
How to clean and adjust the Laser Cutter before/after use
What materials are safe to use in the laser cutter
How to clean
How to load and unload material
Setting up, importing, and drawing files in Corel Draw and Inkscape for lasering
Setting up the XL12000 printer driver out of Corel Draw to engrave and cut materials.
Learning how to deal with different materials such as Plywood, Paper, Mat board, Corrugated Cardboard, Acrylic, and Anodized Aluminum
One day, two hour course