Subtractive Manufacturing ( Laser & Waterjet )


Epilog Fusion Pro 24 Dual

LASER MATERIAL COMPATIBILITY

 

(⇐ For direct submission of Laser cut jobs use the Request Tabs on the side.)

Machine Specs

  • Work Area: 24″ x 24″ x 9″(610 x 610 x 228 mm)
  • CO2 Laser: 60Watts (Engraving/Cutting Organic Materials)
  • Fiber Laser: 30 Watts (Marking Metals)
  • Cameras: 2, one overhead + one at the laser lens
  • Connection at ECE: Ethernet

Laserable Materials Available at ECE

  • Black High Density Polyethylene 1.5mm (0.059") -  Proteus® HDPE
  • Clear Acrylic Sheet 3mm (0.118") - PLEXIGLASS MC
  • Clear Acrylic Sheet 6mm (0.236") - PLEXIGLASS MC

Training - In development

Safety - The next materials may release toxic fumes, unless approved is not recommended to cut:

    • MDF, Medium-Density Fibreboard)
    • PVC, Polyvinyl Chloride (e.g. white plastic plumbing pipe)
    • ABS, Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (e.g. black plastic plumbing pipe)
    • PVA, Polyvinyl Acetate
    • Polystyrene (e.g. Styrofoam)
    • Polyurethane
    • Some Polycarbonates (e.g. Lexan)
    • Polyester films like PETG.
    • Corrugated cardboard (due to glue)

ProtoMax

Machine Specs

  • Work Area: 12" x 12" (304 mm x 304 mm) cutting enveloped for materials up to 1" (25 mm) thick
  • Traverse speed up to 100 in/min (2,540 mm/min)
    with ±0.005" (±0.127 mm) linear positional accuracy
  • 30,000 PSI (2,068 bar) direct drive 5HP (3.7 kW) pump technology generates best-in-class power
  • Electrical 230-240 VAC single phase, 30A, 50/60 Hz
  • Laptop computer with pre-installed professional software included.

Training - In development

Do you have a question not answered here?

  • Email us at makerspace@ece.ubc.ca for more information.

Use the form below to submit a request for Waterjet Cutting.

A ticket will be automatically generated in our system, and a confirmation email will be sent (to the email address you provided) with the ticket number in the subject line.

Typically, the parts you request should be ready for pickup within five business days. Once ready, you will be notified via email.

Note: If you do not receive an email within 72 hours, please reply to the confirmation email or Makerspace@ece.ubc.ca for an update