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atomicashes

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Re: Cutting Photo Paper
« Reply #15 on: August 30, 2017, 09:20:03 PM »
I've seen a few videos on it. Can't find the main website I was looking at but here's one video.

https://youtu.be/KtQFt5kN1Kg

atomicashes

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Re: Cutting Photo Paper
« Reply #16 on: August 30, 2017, 09:30:23 PM »
https://www.therpf.com/showthread.php?t=170722

Here's the thread. It's old but people are able to do it.

nottingham82

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Re: Cutting Photo Paper
« Reply #17 on: August 31, 2017, 07:46:19 AM »
yeah both of those machines are wayyyyyy more powerful than our diode lasers.  They are both co2 lasers and look very expensive.
Laser: 2500mw A5 eleks maker
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http://www.gearbest.com/3d-printers-3d-printer-kits/pp_290386.html Paid $160 in 2016

laser_cutter

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Re: Cutting Photo Paper
« Reply #18 on: August 31, 2017, 10:03:20 AM »
CO2 laser can cut paper without leaving burn residue. It is a matter of feedrate and laserpower.

Our low power laser (lpl) are not great for cutting light colored paper.