J Tech Photonics Laser Mount for Mostly Printed CNC
by izytronic, published
Liked ByView All
Give a Shout Out
If you print this Thing and display it in public proudly give attribution by printing and displaying this tag.Print Thing Tag
Turn your Mostly Printed CNC into a Laser Engraver and Cutter.
You can engrave and cut all kind of plastics, light wood, etc. For cutting only thin materials are suitable.
When you use this mount, then first adjust the laser as described in the manual and then add the lid. The fan will cool the laser module (important for the life-time) and blow away dust from the lense.
First engraving test (and first video i made :P ): [Engraving Wood](https://youtu.be/WM2AMtxMhMk )
Addon: Check out the new version of the lid with two line lasers.
The mount was tested with the IE version of the CNC with 25mm conduits.
What else do you need?
- 30mm 12V fan
- 4x M3x16 bolts for the fan
- 2x M3x16 bolts to mount the laser module
- 6x M3 nut
- 3x M4x16 bolts for the lid
- 2x M4x20 bolts to tighten the conduit mount
- 5x M4 nut
When you are using a laser module ALWAYS wear eye protection! Even scattered radioation can make you blind. Your eyes cannot shut quick enough to avoid damage! A laser is no toy so please don't handle it like one.
Also be careful with the fume that is generated while engraving. Use a filter with activated carbon or at least keep your windows open.
Upgrade this Thing with Thingiverse AppsCustomization
Edit, personalize, or revise this ThingTools and Utilities
Repair, slice, or enhance this Thing
J Tech Photonics Laser Mount for Mostly Printed CNC by izytronic is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution - Non-Commercial - Share Alike license.
What does this mean?
- You must attribute (give credit) to the creator of this Thing.
- You must distribute Remixes under the same license as the original.
- Remixing or Changing this Thing is allowed.
- Commercial use is not allowed.
Show Some Love
Say thanks by giving izytronic a tip and help them continue to share amazing Things with the Thingiverse community.Tip Designer
We're sure izytronic would love to see what you've printed. Please document your print and share a Make with the community.
To post a Make simply visit this Thing again and click I Made One to start uploading your photo. It’s even easier to post a Make via the Thingiverse Mobile app (available via Google Play and Apple App Store).