DIY samples, Tips & tricks and more about the world of lasers

The Trotec Laser blog is dedicated to providing you with the latest case studies and stories of interest from the world of laser cutting, engraving and marking.

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  • Tips & Tricks
  • Material Handling
  • Laser Accessories
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  • First Steps with a Laser
  • Laser Maintenance
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DIY Fidget Spinner

What better way of reaching out to your client base than by engaging them with a hip and trendy toy? Follow these instructions to create your very own fidget spinner.

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Mother's Day

Mother's Day is a very special day - there's no one in the world who loves you more than your mother. So, why not show her a little love this mother's day by creating a beautiful gift for her with your Trotec laser machine? Read on for some great ideas...

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Advertising Materials

Here at Trotec, our number one priority is helping our valued customers – we want to help make YOU more profitable. Our advertising materials can seriously boost the value of your business.

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Happy Trotec Easter

There are so many things you can do with a laser machine. Over these Easter holidays, why don't you try some fun laser crafts to wow your family, customers and friends.

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'Can & Can't' Materials

There are some materials out there that shouldn't be marked, cut or engraved with your laser machine, and it's very important to know what these materials are. Read on and stay safe!

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Flexx – Making Your Life Easier!

Learn all about the intelligent and unrivaled Trotec Speedy Flexx laser machines - with both a CO2 and a fiber laser within the one machine. Say hello to endless applications!

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Valentine’s Day

Here, you can find some great ideas for laser processed Valentine’s Day gifts! Show that special someone just how much you love them by creating something personal, beautiful and handmade on your laser engraving machine.

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Crafty DIY Notebook

Add a personal touch to a simple notebook with laser processing - get creative and show off your artistic side!

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Laser Processed Calendar for the New Year

Happy 2018! To start off the new year with a bang, why not try our our calendar DIY project? Follow these instructions and use the following free template download...

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Christmas Crafting!

Discover three fun and exciting holiday projects to create with your Trotec laser engraving machine - get creative and have some fun!

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Christmas Village

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Summertime Lasers

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TroLase Special

Grab an awesome discount on all our TroLase products - What a great Christmas present!

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Oh, Christmas Tree

Try your hand at creating a beautiful, elegant, laser cut Christmas tree! It's sure to add some Christmas spirit to your home this year...

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Keeping Your Laser in Tip-Top Condition

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