In this instructable we will be laser cutting a engine gasket. " I made it at Techshop". www.techshop.ws
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Step 1: Creating a Gasket File
Scan original gasket. Import image to Autodesk, trace and export as DXF file. Then import into Corel Draw or Illustrator. Copy and paste for multiple gaskets.
Step 2: Set Up Machine
Load gasket material on tray. In the preferences window in the "optimize" drop bar set to "inside out". Settings for this material was, speed 90, power 35, and frequency 5,000.
Step 3: Laser Cut Your Gasket's
Once properly set up just press the button :) and there you have it!