You can see them on bridges all around the world: Love locks. Typically the lovers' names or initials are engraved on the padlock, and the key is thrown away to symbolise their endless love.
- A padlock made from anodised aluminum
- A piece of wood or acrylic to build a tray for stability or some plasticine
Used Trotec Laser:
- Speedy 100
- 60 watts
- 2.5 inch lens
To keep the padlocks stable during the laser engraving process, you can:
- make a tray from wood or acrylic
- or fix the lock with some plasticine (if you are producing one of two custom pieces at a time)
Open our template or create your own individual design and send it to the laser.
Engraving: power: 20% - speed: 10% - frequency: 1000 ppi - air assist: ON - high quality: ON