My DIY Lizzy the Laser

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My DIY Lizzy the Laser

Postby Honk » Sun Dec 28, 2014 8:22 pm

Here is a shot of my home made laser. 40 watt CO2, 2watt Diode, 3 foot X 5 foot, My Z axis was built from bicycle parts and an old tread mill, X and Y are salvaged and polished square bar stock, aluminum riles and Ball bearings. The 1/4 inch glass top was an old coffee table out of our front room,
The heat sinks on the diode laser are from 3 scraped computers, my stepper motors , controllers, power supplies, and a few more odds and ends are from China. I use Mach3 and Picture Engrave Professional (PEP) which will produce some of the most outstanding art possible. You can view some of my award winning art at on the album viewtopic.php?f=4&t=17

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Re: My DIY Lizzy the Laser

Postby Picengravertoo » Mon Dec 29, 2014 10:13 am

Looking good Jerry,

Thanks for showing us your amazing engraving machine build and Mach screen set. :cool)


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Re: My DIY Lizzy the Laser

Postby Picengraver » Mon Dec 29, 2014 5:58 pm

Your ingenuity, like your art, has no bounds. Very well done. :respect)
Thanks for sharing,

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