What can you make by laser cutting acrylic? almost anything, from jewelry and electronics enclosures to robots, signs and more. Acrylic is best suited for laser processing applications such as signage, illuminated advertisements, point of sale displays, and much more. Acrylic is the best alternate for less durable materials like glass. It’s a favorite material used in everything from outdoor signage to motorcycle windscreens to desk decorations to medical devices, and it can be cut and crafted into almost any shape with an acrylic laser-cutting machine.
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At royal shades our custom laser cutting service is ideal for making custom parts quickly and economically for any project. Laser cutting is a manufacturing technology that uses a high-power laser beam to cut flat-sheet materials, such as acrylic. Additionally, an acrylic laser cutter will not only cut down on processing time, but it will also produce flame-polished edges without requiring any additional post-processing. Processing acrylic with a laser cutter will provide significantly lower processing costs that are up to even 88% less expensive than traditional milling machines. Capable of processing a variety of material depths, laser cutters can even handle panels up to 25 mm thick efficiently, resulting in shiny and flame polished edges without any additional post-processing needed.
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A computer directs the laser to follow the cutting line provided in digital design. The high-precision laser vaporizes a cut line through the acrylic, leaving a 90-degree high-quality cut-edge finish. A laser cutter for acrylic makes it possible to quickly change designs, as well as produce the same design over and over with perfect results every time. Many acrylic projects can be completed start to finish with only a laser machine, completing all of your cutting and engraving in one step with complete automation. More importantly, a laser cutter for acrylic is able to achieve extremely intricate cuts with little to no risk of the acrylic breaking. Get an instant online price quote to laser cut and engrave your custom products by uploading design files and choosing your favorite color.