Epilog Laser Cutter (60 Watt)

The laser can cut materials like wood, plastics such as acrylic, fabric, paper.  It can etch/engrave wood, plastics, plastics, fabric, paper, coated metals, uncoated metals with a special substance added called Ceramark

User Manual:


Epilog Laser Cheat Sheet

Full Spectrum Guide to Designing for Laser Cutting/Engraving

How to Use The Epilog Laser Cutter:

Epilog Material Guide:


Cost: Fab Lab Equipment/Material Cost Sheet

Engraving Area – 24″ x 18″ (610 x 457 mm)

Maximum Material Thickness – 8.5″ (216 mm)

Maximum Material Thickness with Table Removed – 11″ (279 mm) with a 23.5″ x 17″ (597 x 432 mm) engraving area.

Laser Wattage – 60 W

File Types – .CDR (CorelDraw), .AI (Adobe Illustrator), .EPS, .SVG, .DXF, .DWG

Software – We have CorelDraw and Adobe Illustrator but any vector/graphic design program will work. (see below for some free/low cost software options). You can find an Education version of CorelDraw for around $129.

Photos – To process photos we use PhotoGrav (installed on the 2 laser PCs) – https://www.photograv.com/

More details….

Some examples of free or low cost programs:

      ***Highly recommended

Laser Cutting Files/Examples:


Low Cost

  • Etsy.com – search ‘laser cut vector files’

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