Acrylic Place Card Zebra

Individual place cards can create a lasting memory of a successful party or event. Plus also a great gift idea for guests at engagement parties and weddings.

acrylic-zebras

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Preparation

Required material
Machine used

For this sample you should use any laser machine from the Speedy flexx series.

Important
  • Use the acrylic cutting grid table
  • Leave the protective foil on the back of the material during cutting. It protects the acrylic from scratches.
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Step by Step

Step 1

Step 1: Import /create design template

Import our design template into your graphic program, add the names to be displayed on the place card, and then send it to your laser.

Print settings:

Process mode Resolution Cut line
Standard 333 dpi none
Halftone Others
Colour enhance geometries
Step 2

Step 2: Laser process

For best results, we recommend using the acrylic cutting grid table. It avoids back reflections on the material. Position the acrylic sheet into your laser and cover the rest of the table to maximise the exhaust power. Mark and cut the design out of TroGlass.

Laser Parameters:

Color Process Power (%) Speed (%) ppi/Hz
black engrave FLP 74 40 75000
red cut CO2 85 0.5 20000
Passes Air Assist Z-Offset Advanced
1 off - -
1 on - -

Info:

  • The 2.85" flexx lens has a lower intensity on the material than the 2" lens. This is why we haven't used the standard laser parameters for TroGlass.
Step 3

Step 3: Post-processing

Clean the surface with a soft cloth and put the zebra into the base stand.

Inspirations

On dark acrylic you can achieve particularly good results with the fiber laser source of the Speedy flexx.

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