BLOG OF THE MONTH
How to Make Money with a Home Laser Engraving Business
How do laser business owners make consistent income? How can I attract more customers to my laser-engraved products? Real OMTech user and laser professional, Steve C., reveals his secret to creating eye-catching items that fly off the shelf.
Learn what it takes to start your own laser engraving business, which products are best to offer, and how to promote your services without spending extra money on advertising.
VIDEO OF THE MONTH
Create a Material Test Card in LightBurn
Do you struggle to find the best laser power & speed settings? Or maybe you need laser settings for a new material?
In this quick how-to video, Max from Laser Beast Lab will teach you how to engrave a material test card to find the best laser settings for a new material.
LASER ENGRAVING MATERIAL SETTINGS
With an OMTech laser engraving machine, you are able to work on a variety of materials to create intricate masterpieces. Each material reacts differently to the laser and requires a particular speed and power setting to efficiently complete the job.
When processing a new material, start with our recommended settings for cutting and engraving. These settings can be found here
Check out our Download Center for the latest version of your machine’s manual, software and more. Our goal is to help educate and inspire you on your laser engraving journey — no matter where it takes you.