We've teamed up with Hurricane Lasers to give away 3 LASER CUTTERS!

To enter the Hurricane Lasers Contest post an Instructable under any category that shows off your amazing skills and creativity. Document your project with lots of great photos, and provide clear instructions so others can learn from your work. We want to know that the person we give this laser cutter to has the skills and talent to make great use of it. And be sure to tell us what you'll do with the laser cutter if you win!

10% discount at Hurricane Lasers! Hurricane Lasers is offering a 10% discount to anyone that enters this contest. To exercise this discount, just place your order with Hurricane Lasers by phone and mention this contest. Be sure to check out Hurricane Lasers on facebook!

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Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize. Contest is open to entries from US, Canada [excluding Quebec], UK, China, Belgium, the Netherlands, Australia,  Colombia, Germany, Switzerland, Norway, India, and Denmark<. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PT, September 17, 2012.

The winner(s) will be solely responsible for complying with any and all applicable statutes, laws (including, without limitation, common law, if applicable), rules and regulations and for bearing any personal income tax, VAT, withholding taxes, customs duties, or other taxes, fees, insurance, surcharges or other costs relating to receiving, claiming or collecting any prize.

The Hurricane Lasers Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

13 Prizes

Grand Prize (1)

GRAND PRIZE (1 Winner)

One Grand Prize winner will receive a Hurricane Lasers Category 4 Charley 90W 40x24 laser with water chiller and accessories. Winner will also receive an instructables prize pack.

First Prize (1)

FIRST PRIZE (1 Winner)

One First Prize Winner will receive a Hurricane Lasers Category 2 Ivan 60W 20x16 inch laser with water chiller and accessories. Winners will also receive an Instructables Prize Pack.

Second Prize (1)


One Second Prize winner will receive a Hurricane Lasers Category 1 Agnes 40W 20x12 laser with water chiller and accessories. Winners will also receive an Instructables Prize Pack.

Runner Up Prize (10)

RUNNER UP PRIZE (10 Winners)

Ten Runner Up prize winners will receive a Dremel 100-N/7 Single Speed Rotary Tool Kit. Winners will also receive an Instructables Prize Pack.
How It Works

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Jun 18, 2012 and Sep 17, 2012 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Hurricane Lasers Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.