acrylic jewelry lasercut

Laser-cut
acrylic jewellery

Use a Trotec laser to cut or engrave your own jewellery designs!

Create individual and unique acrylic jewellery using a Trotec laser. Almost every design you can imagine can be bought to life with a laser, whether it is by cutting, engraving or both.


Preparation

Required material

  • 3mm acrylics
  • eyelets and hooks
  • Acrylic can be purchased through the Trotec webshop.

Trotec laser used

  • Speedy 300
  • 60 watts
  • 2.0 inch lens

Tips

  • Dark coloured or radiant acrylics look elegant
  • We used plexiglas/acrylite made by Evonik
  • Use a 2.0 inch lens for a perfect cut

Step by Step

Step 1: Cut the jewellery

Create your own design or use our template (to download click here). Send it to the laser with the recommended laser parameters. The parameters might vary depending on the machine being used and the available laser power.

Recommended cutting parameters:

power 100%, speed 1.0%, frequency 5000 Hz, Air Assist on


Step 2: Cut and engrave the jewellery stand

You can also either create your own or use our template for the design of the jewellery stand (for download click here). Be careful, the stand has to be high enough to carry a necklace and has to have a stable pillar.

Laser Settings

Recommended engraving parameters: power 20%, speed 50%, 500 ppi, Air Assist on

Recommended cutting parameters: power 100%, speed 0,5%, frequency 1000 Hz, Air Assist on


Step 3: Assembly of the jewellery

Use eylets and hooks to attach the pieces on a necklace. There are special hooks for the earrings. You find such material in handicraft shops, on online platforms like Amazon or in special beading shops.