Epilog Legend Zelda

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Tools at the Asylum
Epilog Legend 'Zelda'
Laser Engraver/Cutter

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General Info
MakeEpilog
ModelLegend 36EXT
Serial
Mfr. Specs
ManualUser Manual Service Manual
Training (experimental section)
Tool SpeciesLaser Cutters
(Includes rubric, training information, and testing information.)
Asylum Info
LocationDigital Fabrication
Reservations
OwnerMark and Mike
Operational Status
Latest Status
?'s/Problems
QR Code



Contents

DESCRIPTION

Epilog laser with 36x24 workspace.

MATERIALS THAT CAN BE CUT/ETCHED

Because the wiki often has trouble dealing with long pages with lots of large tables, please consult the separate Materials Cutting Chart (alternative and perhaps better tools for cutting a given material) and Asylasaur_Material_List (materials that laser-cut/etch well or poorly, plus suggested settings) before undertaking a project in a new material.

SETTINGS

Operation Checklist


☐ Turn on Ventilation, Cooling and Air assist systems
☐ Power on laser
☐ Log in to Laser PC as cutter
☐ Open Inkscape
☐ Load image to cut
☐ Confirm document is in Portrait orientation (alter height as needed)
☐ Hit Print, Choose appropriate material
☐ Load material in Laser
☐ Press X/Y Off button and Go button
☐ Move gantry to desired origin and press Set Home button
☐ Press Reset button to confirm home
☐ Press Go button to begin job
☐ Put on safety goggles as appropriate
☐ Watch for fire, errors, headcrash
☐ Note cut time
☐ Allow ventilation (at least 3min for plastics)
☐ Remove work
☐ Power off machine
☐ Power down support systems

Training

Reservations

Use of Zelda should be scheduled via the Asylum reservation system [help].


Media:Introduction_to_Lasercutting.pdf‎

Media:EpilogServiceManual.pdf‎

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