Event notice: Laser Cutting Basics (2019 Feb 28 - 6:00 pm)


Starting: 2019 Feb 28 - 6:00 pm
Ending: 2019 Feb 28 - 9:00 pm
Instructor: John Withers
Register: http://makeict.wildapricot.org/event-3265362
Price: $10.00 for MakeICT Members and $15.00 for Non-Members.

This class will teach participants how to use the 80 watt CO2 laser cutter at MakeICT. Intermediate computer proficiency is required. Users should be comfortable with web browsing, Windows file folder navigation, copy and paste shortcut keys, and mouse operation. Participants will learn the capabilities of the laser cutter, machine and material safety, and operation of the machine in Cartesian (flat) mode. All participants will complete a small project to practice running the machine.

Please bring a USB flash drive if you have one. Completion of this class grants the necessary authorization to use the laser cutter.