Tech Specs

Optics

  • Type:
  • Solid-State Diode, 15W, 450 nm Laser
  • Focus Method:
  • Manual adjustment with machined aluminum height gauge
  • Focal Length:
  • 0.67 inch (17 mm)
  • Beam Size:
  • 50 microns (0.002 inches) laser spot
  • Cooling:
  • Active air-cooling

Work Area

  • X-Axis:
  • 11.81 inches (300 mm)
  • 11.81 inches (300 mm)
  • Y-Axis:
  • 17.13 inches (435 mm)
  • 16.93 inches (430 mm)
  • Cutting area (vector)
  • Engraving area (raster)

Max. Material Size

  • X-Axis:
  • 15.48 inches (393.24 mm)
  • unlimited
  • Y-Axis:
  • unlimited
  • ‍unlimited
  • Thickness:
  • 0.394 inch (10 mm)
  • unlimited
  • Attached cutting mat
  • Detached cutting mat

Work Area to
Footprint Ratio

  • 191%
    Storage configuration
  • 39.3 %
    Operable configuration

Size and Weight

  • Width:
  • 24.58 inches (624.4 mm)
  • 4.32 inches (109.7 mm)
  • Depth:
  • 24.71 inches (627.6 mm)
  • 24.51 inches (622.78 mm)
  • Height:
  • 4.60 inches (116.76 mm)
  • 6.32 inches (16.05 mm)
  • Operable configuration
  • Storage configuration
  • Weight:
  • 16.25 pounds (7.37 kg)

Filtration

Internal Three-Stage Filter

Refillable filter cartridge with smart sensor notification and auto-refill option

Pre filter
designed for increase in overall lifetime of the filter cartridge

HEPA filter with efficiency of 99.97% on 0.3 micron

Activated carbon in composite web with highly effective porosity for the safe capture and removal of hazardous smoke and fumes.

Material Handling

Foldable Cutting Mat

Indexing grid
with support for positioning of material and designs

Cutting surface
from aluminum HDPE composite with 1075 spring steel hinges

Industrial felt backing
supports use on any surface

Magnetic connection
supports detached configuration for unlimited material size

XY Resolution

11.25 microns (0.0004 in)

Kinematics

Machined 6061 Aluminum

Construction:
All structural components and unibody chassis machined from aerospace-grade 6061 aluminum components

Stepper Motors:
NEMA 17 x 40 mm (X-axis), and NEMA 17 x 60 mm (Y-axis)

Drivers:
DRV8825 with 1/16 microstepping

Linear Rails: MGM7 (X-axis) and MGM 12 (Y-axis) precision ground hardened steel

Belt: GT2x6 steel-reinforced timing belt

Safety

Laser Viewing Window

High optical density acrylic at OD 3+ filters the laser wavelength

The laser viewing window can be removed for access to the solid-state diode laser through magnetic connections


Classification

The Optic Portable Laser Cutter is a Class 4 laser device (safety documentation included)

Software

Included Control Software: LightBurn

System Requirements:
Windows 7.0 and up or Mac 10.11 and up

File Types (Vector and Image): svg, ai, pdf, dxf, hpgl, plt, png, jpg, bmp.


Other Control Software:
Fusion 360, Inkscape, and most G-code CAM packages

Inputs

Connectivity: USB-C

Power:
DC Power Connector, Jack, 2.5mm

Operating Requirements

Power Requirements: 100–240V and 50Hz to 60Hz

Recommended Operating Temperature:
50° to 75° F (10° to 24° C)

Material Compatability

  • Supported Materials (Selection)
  • Max. Thickness for Cutting
Styrene
3
mm
Plywood
6
mm
Paper
6
mm
MDF
6
mm
Mat Board
6
mm
Foam Core Poster Board
12
mm
Fabric (Nylon)
3
mm
Fabric (Felt)
10
mm
Fabric (Cotton)
4
mm
EVA foam
10
mm
Chipboard
8
mm
Cardboard
12
mm
Acrylic (Colored)
6
mm
Acrylic (Black)
8
mm
Acetal
6
mm

Limited Warranty

1-year limited hardware warranty

Price

$2470

In the Box

Optic Portable Laser Cutter

First Refillable Cartridge Included

Aluminum Height Gauge

Power Supply

USB-C Cable

USB-C to USB Adapter

Laser Safety Glasses

LightBurn Software License Key

Documentation