Laser cutting opens doors to a variety of designs on all sorts of materials which I can use when working with textiles or craft and at only 5 pounds for an hour and half when you’re working on non college related projects it’s definitely worth while learning about.
When I got to the induction I suddenly got nervous about the amount of information I would need to take in considering how much you could achieve with it I assumed it would be really complicated but it turned out to be fairly straight forward.
She began to talk us through the health and safety so we could sign the form needed to be able to use it ourselves.
After this we discussed the materials that can and cannot be used, for example metal and PVC cannot be used. Here is the full list we were given.
The machine has two settings, one is cutting the other engraving.