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Explore our Application Guides to learn about laser engraving wood, glass, leather, acrylic, and metal!

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Beginner laser engraver questions? We'll introduce you to the world of laser engraving and cutting machines.

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How to Photo Engrave: Norton White Tile Method

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how to laser engrave a material test card for best laser settings

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Create a Material Test Card in LightBurn

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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

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