Universal Laser Cutter PLS6.75

The PLS6.75 offers students and faculty the ability to cut, score, and engrave a wide variety of substrates including acrylic sheet, clay, leather, wood, and many other materials. Cutting is limited to Materials no more than 1/4″ in thickness.

The PLS6.75 offers a material processing envelope of 32″ x 18″ x 9″, 5,184 in3 (813 x 457 x 229mm, 84,950 cm3).

The manufacturer’s full user guide for the PLS6.75 can be found here.

Proper file preparation will save considerable time during setup.

Laser Material Processing Resources

Digital Media Fab Lab – How To Set Up a File for Laser Cutting in Adobe Illustrator

Digital Media Fab Lab – Approved Materials for Laser Processing

Digital Media Fab Lab – Color Map Guide

Universal Laser Systems PLS6.75 User Guide

Material Safety Data Sheets

Wood and Wood Products – Material Safety Data Sheet

Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF) – Safety Data Sheet

Taskboard – Safety Data Sheet

Optix – Acrylic – Material Safety Data Sheet

Acrylic, Acrylite – Material Safety Data Sheet

FoamCore – Safety Data Sheet

Darice – Foamies  – Safety Data Sheet

Corrugated Cardboard – Safety Data Sheet

American Crafts – Cardstock – pure paper pulp, pigment, <2%v IPA isopropyl alcohol

Material Life Cycle Assessments

Digital Media Fab Lab – Data Life Cycle Assessment

Digital Media Fab Lab – Fabric Life Cycle Assessment

Digital Media Fab Lab – Paper Life Cycle Assessment

Digital Media Fab Lab – Plexiglas Acrylic Life Cycle Assessment

Digital Media Fab Lab – Wood Life Cycle Assessment