Laser Cutting | College of Architecture & Environmental Design | Kent State University

Appointments

We are now booking appointments for Summer 2018.  Stop in to the Digital Output Lab (room 329) to schedule a time.  We are booking in 1 hour time slots.  We will be booking appointment times for 2 of the 3 laser cutters in case one needs repair.  As long as all 3 laser cutters are operational we will also be taking walk ins on a first come first serve basis.  

Pricing

  • $0.65 per minute for the first 10 minutes
  • $0.33 per minute for every minute after that

Template

Please use the attached template to setup your laser cutting file

AutoCAD Template

Acrylic Sheets

All sheets are 18" x 32"

1/16    $10.00 (Currently out of stock)
1/8      $18.00
1/4      $32.00

Policies

  • Laser Cutting is for Studio/Class purposes only.  The cutting of personal projects or gifts is prohibited.
  • You must remain at the laser cutter during your entire session. Your cut will be stopped and you will forfeit your time slot otherwise. 
  • If you can cut it by hand, cut it by hand.
  • Vector Cutting only, raster and hatch cuts can be incredibly time consuming and are often difficult to setup. To keep wait times down please only utilize vector cutting
  • Accepted Materials: basewood, chipboad, Acrylic, museum board, cardboard, matte board
  • Banned Materials: Foam and Foam core (Fire hazards)