Laser Cutter Basics
Learn how to cut or engrave your own designs with our Epilog Helix Laser Engraver. This class will teach students how to set up, safely use, and troubleshoot common problems with a laser printer. Learn how to format, upload and print your files, as well as how to set up a laser printer and make sure it runs smoothly and safely. NOTE: This class does not cover 2D design concepts. Look for our Vector Drawing classes and Laser Labs for assistance preparing 2D design files for the laser.
Exporting printable files
Printing files on the Epilog Helix
Setting up and maintaining a laser printer
50 watt Epilog Helix Laser
Sean Lai is a Thinker, Maker, and Creator of Interesting Things.
LASER LAB ACCESS
Successful completion of Laser Cutter Basics provides members with access to Laser Lab; your orientation fee includes one hour of Laser Lab (please schedule by speaking with a Member Rep at the Front Desk). Members must follow the rules outlined in our Member Laser Use policy, hours for laser access are limited to 5-9:30pm.
A NOTE ABOUT CLASS SIZE
Classes are limited to 4 students to ensure lots of hands-on time with the tools and personal attention from the instructor. If the class is sold out but you’re still interested in this particular class, we can add your name to a waitlist and will contact you if a ticket becomes available. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Check out our class policies here.