Introduction to laser cutting

Completing the course provides the mandatory basic technical training for handling the fabLAB Asturias cutting laser.

18 November 2017

This introductory course will cover the fundamentals of using laser cutting in digital manufacturing and will describe the main laser cutting technologies, their advantages, disadvantages and main uses. Course attendees will receive notions about the materials to be used, the characteristics of the equipment, the workflow (from 2D design to manufacturing) and the preparation of the machine. The course will close with a practical session on using the laser, in its engraving, marking and cutting variants.

Addressed to: over 16 years old

Imparted by: Carlos Moreno-Luque. Industrial technical engineer with experience in the design and manufacture of industrial equipment.

Duration: 8 hours

Schedules: 10:00-14:00 and 15:00-19:00

Number of places: 6

Registration fee:80 euros / 64 euros (with the Platform 0 annual membership card)

NOTE; If on the Wednesday before the workshop, the minimum registration quota (4 people) is not met, it will be cancelled, which will be communicated to those registered up to that point.