For laser engraving, you obviously need a laser. The two main types are CO? and diode lasers, with the former being more powerful and the latter being more affordable. You’ll also need software and proper eyeglasses for safety. The first step is to prepare the image. A software program such as GIMP does the job. Other software such as use LightBurn can be used to send the job to the machine. This step involves scaling the image and previewing it. The final step is to start engraving on your laser machine.
- To begin, you need a laser machine, software and safety equipment (e.g., eyeglasses).
- The image needs to be prepared first; you can use free software such as GIMP.
- Software such as LightBurn is then used to send the job to the machine.
“Laser engraving a logo is a fun and permanent way to represent your brand or fandom.”