How I made my onw wooden ruler | Laser involved project

  • Advertise with us
Project by ww_bcn posted 11-24-2016 03:59 PM 729 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
How I made my onw wooden ruler | Laser involved project
How I made my onw wooden ruler | Laser involved project No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

Hi LJ!

This time I bring here a more experimental project. I was intended to push to its limits the cheap laser engraver I own to make my own ruler. And the results aren’t bad at all. I understand this is not a must have tool on every workshop but it brings many possibilities to our work, due it’s presition and cleanlyness. It’s been really fun to play with a small laser like this. By now I’ve only tried it on wood, cardboard and paper but it can also be used in leather so there’s lots of potential uses.

I hope you enjoy this video. Please, feel free to make your comments here or in YouTube.

YouTube Channel link:

Regards to the community!

3 comments so far

View majuvla's profile


10084 posts in 2471 days

#1 posted 11-24-2016 05:43 PM

Pretty cool project. I wonder what other miracles you can make with that maschine.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View ralbuck's profile


2787 posts in 1870 days

#2 posted 11-24-2016 06:24 PM

First neat project! The commercial rulers are usually not right fr a lot of jobs, slip, etc. when you need them to stay!

As I am a long ways from young; I have seen tremendous advances in almost everything!

And the rate of the advances keeps getting faster and faster too. I will be amazing to see what develops in the next 10 years or so.

-- just rjR

View Grumpy's profile


22105 posts in 3455 days

#3 posted 01-15-2017 11:12 PM

Hi ww_bcn. That’s a great project to experiment with.
I just purchased an AS-5 laser and am waiting for delivery. You seem to have mastered the art very well.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics