Wood Veneer Puzzle

Create your own puzzle.

Watch how created our own laser cut puzzle for this month's featured application. Download our free files or create your own unique puzzle, and follow our recommendations below.

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Preparation

Required material
  • Trotec veneered wood

You can also use Trotec's solid wood panels, or your own preferred material.

Machine used
  • Speedy 400 120W
  • 2" lens
  • Aluminum cutting grid table

You can also use any other laser in our Speedy laser engraver series to create this application.

Veneer Puzzle

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Step by Step

Step 1

Step 1: Import file and adjust settings

Import the downloaded file into your preferred graphic software and send the job to the laser with the following settings:

Process mode Resolution Cut line
Standard 500 dpi none
Halftone Others
Color enhanced geometries, inner geometries first
Step 2

Step 2: Process with the laser

Load your Trotec veneered wood or preferred material into the laser bed, focus, and start the cutting process.

Color Process Power (%) Speed (%) Ppi/Hz
Red Cut CO2 100 1.2 1000
Passes Air Assist Z-Offset Direction Advanced
1 ON - - -

Keep in mind that these settings are for a 120W laser, so you may need to adjust your parameters based on the wattage of your laser machine: how to find the best parameters for your laser

Step 3

Step 3: Assemble

Remove the laser cut parts from the bed and adhere the bottom puzzle base to the top puzzle layer without the puzzle pieces. Use your preferred type of wood glue and clamp until dry. Now it's time to play!

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