[KwartzLab] FW: [LETPRESS] custom laser graphics
doug at moens.org
Sun Nov 27 16:55:09 EST 2011
I find it interesting that he was able to etch brass and even mild
steel with a 40W CO2 laser.
Although it took all day (and many passes) to etch a 4"x6" wide steel
plate, and brass is also very slow.
A good thread with some interesting ideas.
On 27 November 2011 12:32, Kevin Martin <kpmartin at thinkage.ca> wrote:
> This is a forward of a forward, but it is of interest now that Kwartzlab is getting a laser cutter.
> Some people are using lasers to cut letterpress printing plates. The original poster was (is?) using a 40W red laser.
> The original posting is over 2 years ago but the thread is still alive...
> -Kevin Martin
> the Papertrail Handmade Paper & Book Arts
> New Dundee, Ontario
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Letterpress Discussion List [mailto:LETPRESS at LISTSERV.UNB.CA] On Behalf Of Don Hildred
> Check out this thread on Brair Press http://www.briarpress.org/15868
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