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Forum topic by degoose posted 04-15-2014 10:56 PM 1482 views 0 times favorited 13 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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degoose

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04-15-2014 10:56 PM

Topic tags/keywords: cnc laser engraver photos

Just showing off… these photos were engraved using my new GCC LaserPro C180 II laser engraver… It arrived yesterday, so I am still learning how to use it…


You can see some more pics posted here...

-- Don't drink and use power tools @ lasercreationsbylarry.com.au


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#1 posted 04-16-2014 12:10 AM

Larry…

I don’t know… did you really DO that on your Laser Engraver??

Really?

Awesome!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#2 posted 04-16-2014 12:17 AM

Wow—you can get so much more subtle—- wait, is that even a concept… much more subtle…? shading with a laser than I can with the CNC.
Ultra-coolness!

-- Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best. --Theodore I. Rubin

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#3 posted 04-16-2014 12:21 AM

Yes Joe, laser done..
Karen, I had a comment… just like pyrography but subtle… I agree the degree of subtleness is outstanding…

-- Don't drink and use power tools @ lasercreationsbylarry.com.au

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#4 posted 04-16-2014 12:38 AM

Awesome. Am I allowed to ask what it cost?

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#5 posted 04-16-2014 12:45 AM

Geez, if you are just learning, I can’t wait until you get good at it. lol

-- Art

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#6 posted 04-16-2014 12:47 AM

Awesome! I love laser engravers. My brother in law works for Epilog and I got to tour the factory a few years ago, needless to say it was EPIC. I watched him load an image and then engrave it within minutes.

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#7 posted 04-16-2014 01:10 AM

Maybe I should get a laser engraver too.
Can you engrave metals with your model?

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#8 posted 04-16-2014 01:21 AM

That’s a lot of details. Like areal aged black and white photograph.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#9 posted 04-16-2014 07:27 AM

Amazing amount of detail. How long did it take to do the aircraft carrier?

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#10 posted 04-16-2014 07:40 AM

Wow, that baby pic freaks me out a little bit. Like a ghost baby that lives in the board.
Pretty sure I’m not describing it very well, not to mention this is probably a close relative of yours. I mean no offense, just that it has a Harry Potter-esque quality to it.

-- "Hard work is not defined by the difficulty of the task as much as a person's desire to perform it.", DS251

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#11 posted 04-17-2014 02:11 AM

Cool

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

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#12 posted 04-19-2014 12:18 AM

You can engrave Head stones too… I think…

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#13 posted 05-06-2014 11:34 AM

Some amazing machinery for sure.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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