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 LASER CUTTING (LAS)
 
   
LAS123: Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems - 120 Watt and Fiber Lasers

Are you ready to to step up your Laser Cutting game? This class will give you the knowledge to use our 120 Watt and our Fiber Lasers.



The 120 Watt laser is capable of cutting and etching thicker materials at higher speeds, and with an 18"x32" bed you can cut larger sheets of material as well.



The Fiber laser is designed to etch and mark metals that are not allowed on the other lasers, it can also do some amazing things to mirrored and certain colors of acrylic that are not possible on the other lasers!



Prerequisite: Successful completion of LAS103 - Laser Cutting and Etching SBU - ULS prior to taking this class

Prerequisite: Must have 20+ hours of logged time on the 60 Watt Universal Lasers, Please call the front desk to verify and sign up.

Equipment access: ULS 120 Watt Laser(blue) and ULS Fiber Laser(orange)

Minimum age: 12 years

Supervision requirements: During class, all students 8–12 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also enrolled in the class.

When using the laser cutter outside of class time, members 8–12 years of age must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU.

Safety: Closed-toed shoes are mandatory.

7 sessions currently scheduled:
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems - 120 Watt and Fiber Lasers Tuesday, 6/28/16 10:30 AM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems - 120 Watt and Fiber Lasers Wednesday, 6/29/16 2:30 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
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    Non-member Sign Up  
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems - 120 Watt and Fiber Lasers Saturday, 7/2/16 5:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
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    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems - 120 Watt and Fiber Lasers Thursday, 7/7/16 2:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
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    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems - 120 Watt and Fiber Lasers Tuesday, 7/19/16 6:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
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    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems - 120 Watt and Fiber Lasers Tuesday, 7/26/16 10:00 AM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
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    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems - 120 Watt and Fiber Lasers Saturday, 7/30/16 6:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
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    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
LAS121: Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems

The laser cutter and etcher will cut many different materials, such as paper, cardboard, leather, fabric, plastic and wood. It will etch wood, glass and the coating (powder coating, anodizing and paint) from metal. The laser is computer controlled, based on your vector or bitmap artwork.



In this class, we'll teach you how to take your vector or bitmap artwork from programs like CorelDRAW or Adobe Illustrator and cut or etch the design into a variety of materials.



This machine cuts quickly, cleanly and accurately. It's one of the most popular machines at TechShop, because it's easy to use, but still powerful.



This class is specific to the Universal Laser Systems brand laser.

15 sessions currently scheduled:
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Tuesday, 6/28/16 5:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Wednesday, 6/29/16 6:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Friday, 7/1/16 3:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Saturday, 7/2/16 10:00 AM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Thursday, 7/7/16 11:30 AM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Friday, 7/8/16 3:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Saturday, 7/9/16 6:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Tuesday, 7/12/16 2:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
2 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Tuesday, 7/19/16 11:30 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Wednesday, 7/20/16 7:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
2 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Thursday, 7/21/16 2:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Saturday, 7/23/16 10:00 AM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
2 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Tuesday, 7/26/16 4:30 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
2 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Wednesday, 7/27/16 3:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    Laser Cutting - Universal Laser Systems Saturday, 7/30/16 11:00 AM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
LAS102: Laser Cutting and Etching SBU - Trotec

Learn how to use a laser cutter to cut, etch, and engrave designs in a variety of materials up to 28" x 17" and up to 3/8" thick in this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class. Work with acrylic, wood, paper, cardboard, fabric, leather, and even chocolate! Using graphics software like Adobe Illustrator or CorelDRAW, cut intricate designs and engrave highly detailed images at the touch of a button. The sky is the limit with this simple and versatile tool.

Project: Etch a custom dog tag

Prerequisite(s): None. However, familiarity with graphics software will be helpful

Equipment access: Laser cutter

Minimum age: 12

Supervision requirements: During class, all students 8–12 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also enrolled in the class.

When using the laser cutter outside of class time, members 8–12 years of age must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU.

Safety: Closed-toed shoes are mandatory.

There is a $15 per hour fee for using this equipment.

It must be purchased in advance, and is non-refundable.


Once you take and successfully pass this class, you can use this equipment for your projects whenever you work at TechShop as a member!

5 sessions currently scheduled:
    Laser Cutting and Etching SBU - Trotec Tuesday, 7/5/16 5:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    Laser Cutting and Etching SBU - Trotec Friday, 7/8/16 6:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    Laser Cutting and Etching SBU - Trotec Thursday, 7/14/16 10:00 AM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Laser Cutting and Etching SBU - Trotec Friday, 7/22/16 3:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Laser Cutting and Etching SBU - Trotec Friday, 7/29/16 4:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
LAS202: Laser Engraver Rotary Attachment SBU - Trotec

Learn how to use the laser cutter’s rotary attachment in this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class. The rotary attachment allows laser etching on cylindrical objects such as wine glasses, beer mugs, flashlights, bottles, and even drumsticks. Imagine the possibilities!

Project: Etch a design into a drinking glass

Prerequisite(s): LAS102 Laser Cutting and Etching SBU - Trotec

Equipment access: Laser engraver rotary attachment

Minimum age: 12 years

Supervision requirements: During class, all students 8–12 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also enrolled in the class.

When using the laser cutter outside of class time, members 8–12 years of age must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU.

Safety: Closed-toed shoes are mandatory.

Once you take and successfully pass this class, you can use this equipment for your projects whenever you work at TechShop as a member!

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    Laser Engraver Rotary Attachment SBU - Trotec Thursday, 7/14/16 12:30 PM 2.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Laser Engraver Rotary Attachment SBU - Trotec Friday, 7/22/16 5:30 PM 2.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
LAS203: Laser Engraver Rotary Attachment SBU - ULS

Learn how to use the laser cutter’s rotary attachment in this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class. The rotary attachment allows laser etching on cylindrical objects such as wine glasses, beer mugs, flashlights, bottles, and even drumsticks. Imagine the possibilities!

Project: Etch a design into a drinking glass

Prerequisite: Successful completion of LAS103 - Laser Cutting and Etching SBU - ULS prior to taking this class

Equipment access: Laser engraver rotary attachment

Minimum age: 12 years

Supervision requirements: During class, all students 8–12 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also enrolled in the class.

When using the laser cutter outside of class time, members 8–12 years of age must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU.

Safety: Closed-toed shoes are mandatory.

Once you take and successfully pass this class, you can use this equipment for your projects whenever you work at TechShop as a member!

3 sessions currently scheduled:
    Laser Engraver Rotary Attachment SBU - ULS Tuesday, 7/5/16 10:30 AM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
2 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Laser Engraver Rotary Attachment SBU - ULS Tuesday, 7/12/16 4:30 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Laser Engraver Rotary Attachment SBU - ULS Wednesday, 7/27/16 5:30 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00 plus $5.00 Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.