What is Laser Engraver Upgrade Pack?
Easy to use
Easy assembly and suitable for places required engraving or cutter, such as at home, in hackerspace, at school, in companies, etc.
Controlled by mDraw or Benbox, Laser Engraver Upgrade Pack is able to engrave awesome patterns and words on phone case, wallet, jeans, wooden board, paper board, Acrylic plate, etc, hence customizing your own special items.
• No direct eye-contact with the laser light path;
• DO NOT irradiate others by the laser;
• Keep it away from children and other people who are not familiar with laser usage;
• Minimumage:18-year-old.Under the age of18, please use under parental supervision;
• Pay attention when you're operating the blue-violet laser. MAKE SURE to wear the goggles to avoid any dangers.
Engraving graphic display
Laser Engraver Upgrade Pack uses a beam of light to cut, engrave, and shape designs from a variety of materials.
Follow the instruction, assemble the lasers elements to the assembled XY Plotter Robot Kit V2.0 and upload the firmware to the Me Baseboard. You can use mDrawBot or Benbox Laser Engraver to control the laser engraver robot to engrave fabulous artworks.
Please refer below Demo：
1. Laser has positive pole and negative pole after the upgrade of rectification circuit inside laser module. When you connect positive pole and negative pole inversely, laser module will not produce laser. In this case, you should exchange the wire connectors.
2. The rectification circuit becomes smaller after the upgrade. In order to reduce changes and maintain previous appearance, there is only wiring parts inside power source.
3. DO NOT use laser in full power for a long time. It is suggested to use laser under 90% of the full power so as to extend the life of laser module.
Laser Technical Specification
|Product Dimension||Φ33mm X 79mm|
|Best Engraving Distance||20-50mm|
|Light Spot Precision||≤1mm|
|Focus Mode||Adjustable Focal Distance|
|Damage Ratio of Lens||10%|
|Actual Light Power||420mW|
|Operating Voltage||DC 12V ± 30%|
|Diameter Of Beam||5mm|
|Light Spot | Divergence Angle||≤1°|
|Light Spot | Concentricity||≤0.02°|
|Continuous Working Hours||≤5h|
|Operating Life||6000 Industrial Hours|
|Engraving Materials||Dark Flammable Objects|
|Laser Level||III B (Caution: DO NOT directly irradiate eye or skin with the laser beam over 50mW.)|
|Operating Temperature||-40℃ ~ 50℃|
|Storage Temperature||-50℃ ~ 60℃|
Specification of 500mW Laser Circuit Board
Circuit function: Provide alternating and direct current; stabilize voltage and limit current. Input voltage: DC 12V Input current: 320mA
Due to the particularity of laser, the application scope of the laser pack and products that included laser module is limited, please do not expand their application scope. Limitations are as follows:
1. The laser pack can only be used in the following kit:
• Use in mScara, one building form of mDrawbot (SKU: 90082, 90086)
• Use in XY Plotter Robot Kit (With Electronic Modules) (SKU: 90014)
(Note: For kits that included laser pack, we provide detailed manual and technical support.)
2. The laser pack can only be used in the following DIY product:
• DIY XY Plotter Robot Kit (Without Electronic Modules) (SKU: 91018)
• Other DIY products for personal use or agency use, for instance, transforming XY plotter or 3D Printer.
(Note: For using laser pack in DIY products, we only provide laser specification.)
|Laser Engraver Pack (500mW)||Remark|
|Engraver Software||mDraw & Benbox|
|Benbox Supports file type||JPG, PNG, BMP, GIF, DXF|
|mDraw Supports file type||SVG, BMP|
|Electronics||Makeblock Me Orion(Based on Arduino Uno)|
|Cardboard||up to 1.5mm||YES|
|Wood Board||up to 1.5mm||YES|
|Rubber Sheet||up to 0.5mm||YES|
|Foam Paper||up to 2.5mm||YES|
|Dark color cloth (jean cloth, cotton cloth and linen)||up to 0.5mm||YES|
|Non-transparent ACRYL||Up to 0.5mm (※1)||YES|
|Plastic Sheet||Up to 0.25mm (※2)||YES|
|Urethane Sheet||up to 2mm up||YES|
|Aluminum||NO||YES (※ 3)|
※1. Opaque black acrylic only, ※ 2.Gray plastic plate only, ※ 3.Peeling of anodized only.
|1 x 450-500mW Laser Components||1 x Cross &2.5mm HEX Screwdriver||1 x Bracket 3x6|
|4 x Screw M4x8||1 x DC power cord 5.5*2.1MM||4 x Countersunk Screw M3x8|
|1 x Motor Cable Jeck plug||4 x Nylon Cable Ties||1 x Blue-violet laser goggles|
|4 x Foot pads||4 x Colorful paper card|
(1) A pair of blue-violet laser goggles. Goggles picture above is for reference only.
(2) Several colorful paper cards.
All-in-One Package (88.39 MB)
This package has everything you need to play with XY Plotter. Click the picture on the left side to download it.
Laser Engraver Pack for XY User Guide PDF (3.22 MB)
mDraw Software (Mac Version) (29.65MB)
Click the picture on the left side to download it.
mDraw Software (Windows Version) (22.77 MB)
Click the picture on the left side to download it.
Software Instruction (mDraw inkscape & CorelDRAW) (5.36 MB)
Click the picture on the left side to download it.
Benbox Software(35.4 MB)
Click the picture on the left side to download it. Note: We occasionally get reports from users that Benbox is blocked by antivirus software during installation. This is because Benbox is not in the whitelist of the antivirus software. Please rest assured that Benbox is safe to download and install. Make sure to turn off the antivirus software before installing Benbox on your computer.
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