07/08/2018

    K40 Laser Info

    Welcome to my K40 Page where I share the resources & experience with my K40 Cyclops.   Cyclops is a Chinese K40…
    3 weeks ago

    Controller & DSP Identification

    There are lots of laser controllers out there and they all have their pros and cons.  This article will dig…
    07/11/2018

    Laser Lenses, Optics, and Focus

    This article covers a bit of laser theory as well as practical application of the optics systems in a typical…
    2 weeks ago

    C3D 4 Axis Firmware & Config

    Here is a step by step how-to for preparing the Cohesion3D Mini microSD card with the correct firmware and configuration…
    4 weeks ago

    Laser Water Cooling Systems

    DC excited glass CO2 laser tubes (as well as some high power RF exited metal tubes) are water cooled. The…
    1 week ago

    Grounds And USB Communication

    Grounding There is a lot of buzz around the grounding of chinese lasers. It is generally in reference to earth…
    03/06/2017

    RDWorks Learning Lab 98 A beaming new world

    If you own a Chinese laser cutter this little series of videos about me learning how to use the free…
    3 weeks ago

    LightBurn 0.7.02 Released – Camera improvements, transparent images, lots of fixes

    LightBurn 0.7.02 Released - Camera improvements, transparent images, lots of fixes by LightBurn Software May 30, 2018 This one took…
    4 weeks ago

    Odin’s Control Panel

    It’s gonna be a tight squeeze but I managed to get everything in there! LightBurn file of this project: 
    06/28/2018

    Cohesion3D Mini Origin, Stepper Cable Verification, & Home When Complete

    This video goes over the correct origin settings in LightBurn after installing the C3D Mini. We also cover verifying the…
    4 weeks ago

    So You Want A Laser Engraver Eh?

    This article highlights my journey through different laser engravers and goes over some things to consider before deciding on a…
    3 weeks ago

    Odin Update July 28

    I have been working on the control panel. I have the 1st revision done. There will be another after the…
    2 weeks ago

    Custom K40 C3D Control Panel

    Here is the custom control panel I designed for Cyclops. Feel free to use and modify this file as you…
    4 weeks ago

    CO2 Laser Engraver Safety

    This document covers some basic safety information on the processes of laser engraving. DISCLAIMER: Laser Engravers emit deadly high voltage…
    07/15/2018

    Odin Is Operational!!!

    So this is the first test after optical alignment. Still using the m2 nano/inkscape/k40whisperer but my next few videos will…
    02/06/2018

    K40 Dual Red Line Laser Bracket

    This is a bracket designed to hold 2 red line laser modules to create crosshairs at the beam position. They…
    7 days ago

    Lihuiyu 6 Pin Power Pinouts

    Power and Laser Pin Signal 1 Not Connected 2 Laser 3 5V 4 Not Connected 5 24V 6 GND We…