Glowforge Manual: It is encouraged to read over the Glowforge user manual before using the equipment.
Do not put anything inside the Glowforge that is not CO2 laser compatible. See Approved Materials.
Do not leave things on, or around the Glowforge.
Do not stack multiple materials; for example attempting to cut two or more sheets of material at a time.
Allow prints to cool before handling them.
Only use flat materials.
Material must fit in the bed of the Glowforge.
Size: 12″ x 20″
Thickness: 0-0.25″ for cutting, Up to 2″ for engraving
Do not leave the Glowforge unattended.
Look inside frequently; the flame should move with the laser. If the flame remains after the laser has passed then the material is on fire:
Pull the plug on the back of the unit.
Alert staff by saying “Fire!” loudly.
There may be some odor present while running. However, if you detect a strong, sharp smell that also causes eye, nose, or throat irritation, or if there is visible smoke escaping while the lid is closed, stop immediately.
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