How much is an Epilog Mini?

How much is an Epilog Mini?

The Epilog mini is an amazing machine, sold in either 18″ x 12″ or 24″ x 12″ with a price tag between $12,000 (for the 30 watt 18×12 inch version) and $20,000 (for the 60 watt 24×12 inch version).

Why is my Epilog laser not cutting?

If the laser no longer cuts out, the fan control board may be malfunctioning and should be replaced. The engraver is comes calibrated from the factory for resolutions of 500 DPI. If the user is using a lower resolution, try the engraving again at 500 DPI.

What materials can the Epilog Mini machine cut?

The Epilog Mini 24 laser cutter utilises a high powered laser to make precision cuts in a variety of materials, from paper and wood to acrylic and glass….Approved materials include:

  • Cardboard,
  • Laserable Fiberboard/MDF,
  • Wood,
  • Glass,
  • Acrylic,
  • Cork and.
  • Leather.

How do you run an Epilog Laser?

Epilog Laser Instruction

  1. Step 1: Check Your Image. Once you have your design set onto your page check your image lines.
  2. Step 2: Go to the Print Screen. After checking your lines click File –> Print.
  3. Step 3: Select Your Printer.
  4. Step 4: Preferences.
  5. Step 5: Job Size.
  6. Step 6: Auto Focus.
  7. Step 8: Set Job Type.
  8. Step 9: Set Raster.

How do I print an Epilog?

Printing to the Epilog Job Manager Create a file in your graphic software and set your laser parameters in the print driver. In the driver you’ll see a selection available under the Center-Engraving area. You can choose to print to either the printer (your laser system), the Job Manager, or both.

What color should CO2 laser tube be?

What color does a “healthy” and new Co2 laser beam have? CO2 Laser is invisible. The beam is invisible. The plasma in the core of the tube should glow purple / pink when healthy, or white when dead.

What can lasers not cut through?

Polycarbonate is a poor choice for laser cutting. ABS Emits cyanide gas and tends to melt ABS does not cut well in a laser cutter. It tends to melt rather than vaporize, and has a higher chance of catching on fire and leaving behind melted gooey deposits on the vector cutting grid.

Can Epilog Laser cut aluminum?

The laser can cut or etch. The materials that the laser can cut materials like wood, paper, cork, and some kinds of plastics. Etching can be done on almost anything, wood, cardboard, aluminum, stainless steel, plastic, marble, stone, tile, and glass. Cutting Material Max thickness Notes WARNINGS!

Can you cut Lexan with a CO2 laser?

Don’t ever cut this material as it will ruin the optics, cause the metal of the machine to corrode, and ruin the motion control system. Thick ( >1mm ) Polycarbonate/Lexan Cut very poorly, discolor, catch fire Polycarbonate is often found as flat, sheet material.

How do I connect my Epilog laser to my computer?

When installing the Epilog Engraver over USB on Windows 7 64bit OS, you must follow the steps below: Turn the laser system off and your computer on. Plug your USB cable plugged into both the computer and the laser, turn the Engraver ‘ON’ and go to the Devices and Printers in Windows: –>Start –…

How do you run an Epilog laser?

Can a 40w laser etch glass?

CO2 lasers can (40w included) can mark glass, but it is not actually etching the glass. When a CO2 laser’s focal lasing energy is at the surface, or just past the surface of glass, the air inside that portion of the glass will expand and cause a tiny crack.

Can you make money laser engraving?

Yes! Making money with a laser engraver is a really fun way to make some extra income or even start your own business. You might be surprised at the different things people want engraved with a laser. From trophies to tombstones, there is a huge market out there for you to tap.

When should I replace my CO2 laser tube?

around 1000 – 2000 hours
The CO2 laser tubes found in many laser cutters/engravers only have a lifetime of around 1000 – 2000 hours, after which they need to be replaced.

How much power does an epilog mini have?


What is an epilog owner manual?

Epilog’s owner manual is a complete step-by-step instruction guide that will walk you through the technical details of your laser system. You simply won’t find a more thorough or detailed description of how to use a laser anywhere. You can download a PDF version of our most recent manuals for our current and past laser systems.

How do I set up the epilog mini/helix?

Set a resolution (300 or 600 DPI usually), check the box next to Auto Focus, set a page size to match the page size of the file, and choose a speed and power setting under raster settings. See“Epilog Mini / Helix Suggested Material Settings” on page 143for suggested speeds and powers.

How do I use the epilog integrated vacuum table?

If you are using a material that is likely to move during operation or is very thin, you can hold it in place using the Epilog Integrated Vacuum Table. Simply place it on the table flush against the upper left hand rulers, then cover any remaining holes in the metal table with scrap material or a jig.