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Hello guys

I`m new here .
can any of you advice me what kind of laser can i use in my cnc router that i make to cut 2 mm plastic ( PVC ) or 1 mm wood ( veneer).
and some suggestion from where i can buy this kind of laser .
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Delete this thread... it has already been asked and this is in the wrong section.
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Default Re: Laer for cnc router

suggest you go over kill with a Co2 laser at least 50w tube.
Then use mirrors to steer the beam, that way the cutting head is very light it just has a mirror.
but do try searching you tube and lpf has tons of posted info.
if you have extra money maybe get a 200w tube you will cut alot more than wood tho.
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