Laser mirror alignment jig V2

Recently I created a 3D printed “target” holder to help with 2nd laser mirror alignment.  This is a much improved “jig”, that now allows to align both mirrors.


April 29th, 2015|diy, How To, Laser machine|1 Comment

DIY Pin table Update

Some time ago I wrote about Pin table (a.k.a. vector table) I made for my laser cutter.   It kind of worked, but I had issue with rivets moving slightly. This caused some issues when cutting/engraving at high speed, as whole work-piece shook.  I also wanted to have more pins to hold smaller parts form […]

April 8th, 2015|diy, How To, Laser machine|1 Comment

Second mirror laser alignment jig for Laser Cutter/Engraver

Recently I had some minor issues with my Shenhui 50W eBay laser machine. Laser beam was not reaching 3rd mirror in the center, so I had to re-align 2nd mirror to make corrections.  Normally this is a long and tedious process of moving laser head to different positions, attaching sticky tape, firing laser and then trying […]

April 7th, 2015|diy, How To, Laser machine|1 Comment