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Advice on Laser Engraving Cast Acrylic

The best results can be achieved with these setting recommendations.

Laser engraving on cast acrylic is best done using low power and high speed. If using a 50-watt laser system, best results can be achieved using a 20% power and 100% speed.

Laser cutting cast acrylic is all about controlling the heat using the pulse rate or frequency. Excellent results can be achieved using a maximum pulse rate/frequency, 6% power and 100% speed setting.

 

Mike Fruciano

Mike Fruciano

Mike Fruciano is the Distribution Sales Manager - The Americas 3D Printing & Laser Systems at Coherent Inc. Mike brings 25 years of laser systems, laser processing, and materials experience, and is a frequent writer and speaker on these topics. Contact Mike at 602-616-4971 or at [email protected]

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