At a local networking event, I had a guy who was new to business ask me what is the best way to get business and win over potential clients. That’s easy… MAKE THEM MONEY! We are all in business to make money, otherwise, we’d run charities. Day in and day out, there is a certainRead More
There is no way around it, running a custom CNC laser shop requires a lot of material testing both as part of a spec work project CNCROi.com submits along with a proposal and just to keep adding interesting laser (for now) related work here on the site. One thing that becomes apparent rather quickly whileRead More
Wood smells good but steel is where the fun is in the laser marking and annealing business. In this case, I permanently laser annealed my CNCROi.com business card onto one of our stock 4 corner holed stainless steel tags. I saw sparks before using our flexx lens that came with our customized Austrian large formatRead More
A few days back it was Crayola being laser engraved and today it’s a cedar shingle! Along with renovations comes new material to play around with using our Austrian CNC laser and I really liked the results I achieved with this one here at CNCROi.com! Although this wood is uneven, it posed no issue, IRead More
Wax is a tough material to laser engrave because it tends to melt when heated up, so I grabbed some Crayola crayons that I got at a manufacturing tradeshow (yes, some companies are getting creative with their swag), and gave it a try! Got a bunch of metal stuff engraved and I wanted to doRead More
Laser cutting cardboard is even tougher to get right than paper. Why? Well, you can’t mask it as the masking will rip some of the surface off! This means you have to get your power settings dead-on. Too much power, you produce more smoke than necessary that will, more often thatn not, settle and stickRead More
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