Up close and personal with lasers

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#1

Given my earlier confusion about beam paths, I found this article to be timely and relevant:


#2

Nice link! Really clear explanation.


#3

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I’ve now read the Adafruit PDF that I linked below in this post. It’s… OK. It’s pretty Epilog-centric, so… maybe skim it first.
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According to Meow Wolf (which is an art installation in Santa Fe, NM, USA), Adafruit has a good write-up about laser cutters. Here’s a link to the PDF…


(I haven’t actually read it, but I figured this thread would be a good place to share it)

Meow Wolf Wiki entry about laser cutters…
http://wiki.meowwolf.com/index.php?title=Laser_Cutting