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Step 2: Circumvent the safety

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Our Epilog has a safety feature that will turn off the laser whenever the lid is opened. The lid contains magnets that activate a hall effect sensor inside the machine. To get around this, I taped a magnetic rubix cube die over the sensor.

SAFETY AVOIDED!
 
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hintss3 years ago
or maybe its a reed switch...
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