Laser engraving 101
(Click Question for Answer)

What is laser engraving?
Laser engraving is a process that uses a beam of light generated and focused in a manner that vaporizes material when focused onto a small area.

What kind of files will the laser engraver accept?
To use laser engraving, you need to start with a 2D file, such as a vector graphic of the image you want. The most commonly used formats include:
  • .ai
  • .bmp
  • .cdr
  • .dwg
  • .dxf
  • .eps
  • .jpg/jpeg
  • .pdf
  • .png
  • .scad
  • .svg
  • .xps