Introduction: Laser MDF Model Cutting – Cutting a Lovely Chair

Picture of Laser MDF Model Cutting – Cutting a Lovely Chair

Required items:

5mm MDF

2” laser head

Thunder laser used: Model: Mars 130

Laser Tube: 100 watt

Setting:

Processing Mode: cut

Speed: 13mm/s

Max power: 60%

Min power: 60%

The settings are only for reference, users need to find the best setting by testing.

Step 1:

Picture of

After we design the file in CorelDraw, we send the file to laser software directly by clicking the laser plug-in. Then we input the best setting parameters and “Download” the file to the laser cutter.

Step 2:

Picture of

Place the MDF sheet on the machine working table, move the laser head to the right start position, adjust the focal distance, press “Origin” button to set the starting point, then press “Start” to run the job.

Step 3:

Picture of

After the laser finish working, take out the chair pieces and assembling them to a chair model.

Step 4:

Picture of

we have cut a rocking chair model by using MDF. The chair looks very good; maybe we can cut a bigger one for real use next time.if you like it,Please don't forget to hit the like button!

Tips:
1.The power/speed settings will be different depend on different material and different machine configuration, to get the best setting parameters, users need to test several times. You can download a parameter list from our site is for reference. http://www.thunderlaser.com/laser-download

2.It’s suggested to use strong air assist during laser cutting wood and other materials that are easy to catch fire, it will reduce the burning and improve the cutting quality a lot. If you want to learn more about our laser cutter, you can also watch our videos: http://www.thunderlaser.com/video/what-laser-cutt...

Comments

About This Instructable

358views

4favorites

License:

More by thunderlaser-nolan:Laser Wood Model Cutting –Eiffel TowerLaser Cutter- CUTTING BumblebeeLaser Wood Model Cutting – Cutting a Deer
Add instructable to: