Category Archives: Plotters

First light

I received my pre-owned CO2 laser engravers yesterday.  A pair with mixed prospects.  These are typical of the cheaper Chinese units with no interlocks, external water pumps without flow sensors and a cryptic controller board. The smaller one with a … Continue reading

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The new Steam engine

Here is a quote by Jim Pinto Nobody could have predicted the impact of the printing press in 1450, the steam engine in 1750, or the transistor in 1950. It’s impossible to forecast the long-term impact of 3D printing. But … Continue reading

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