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The Prototyping Labs at AD:MT are equipped with four Laser Cutting Machines which are all available for students and staff at Architecture, Design and Media Technology, as well as students from Art & Technology. The Laser Cutters are suitable for cutting a wide variety of flat-sheet materials which it either melts, burns, or vaporizes away, leaving an edge with a high-quality surface finish. The Laser Cutters differ in both size and power, see the descriptions below:


Epilog 30  (Epilog Fusion Laser Cutter & Engraver – 30W)

Location: Rendsburggade 14, room 6.166Epilog Fusion 40

This machine is suitable for cutting in thin materials and has the option to engrave using raster.

Machine specs:

  • Table size: 1000×700 mm.
  • Laser power: 30 watt.
  • Max. material thickness: depends on material shore (hardness). See “Speed and Power Recommendations” below.
  • Cooling: Air.
  • Suitable materials for cutting: wood, acrylic, textiles, foams and more.
  • Important: Only non-metal materials are allowed for cutting.
  • Important: The engraver can engrave in soft metallic materials such as aluminum.
  • Important: Teflon and PVC are NOT ALLOWED in the cutter

Epilog_Guide_Vector

Epilog_Guide_Raster

Epilog_Speed and Power Recommendations

For more info.

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Eurolaser XL-1600  (Eurolaser XL-1600 – laser cutting, knife cutting and milling)

Location: Rendsburggade 14, room 6.166Eurolaser xl-1600 copy

This machine is suitable for cutting in a wide range of materials and has the option to both laser cut (vector and raster), knife cut and mill.

Machine specs:

  • Table size: 2270×1600 mm.
  • Laser: 400 watt. CO2 with a max. material thickness of 58-80 mm. (according to material support)
  • Knife: Oscillating blade (Z21) with a maximum cutting depth of 17 mm.
  • Milling: Router bits with a diameter of 4 or 6mm and a depth of
  • Suitable materials for cutting: wood, acrylic, textiles, foams, and more.
  • Important: Only non-metal materials are allowed for cutting.
  • Important: The engraver can engrave in soft metallic materials such as aluminum.
  • Important: Teflon and PVC are NOT ALLOWED in the cutter

For more info.

Link to video guides


Booking and using the Laser Cutters

To use the Cutters you first need to book the machines on the Facility Booking page, which requires that you have a valid booking account . When created the booking account will be linked up to your Student Card and by swiping the card over the card readers on the machines you can unlock the machine in the time period you’ve booked.

The following chart shows the booking fee for the different machines:

Machine    Price
Epilog 30    25 kr. / 15 min.
Eurolaser XL-1600    37,5 kr. / 15 min.
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