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Halloween Crafting

Halloween is a great time of year to get creative and try some fun, spooky DIY projects - so why not get that laser machine up and running? DIY laser projects are so much fun, so show us what you can do!

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Processing Paper with Trotec Lasers

There is so much you can do with a simple piece of paper to create something memorable, personal and beautiful. Paper laser processing is one application that can elevate an existing business and add personal touches to standard workpieces. Read on to learn about Trotec lasers and paper processing.

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Father's Day

This Father's Day, show dad just how much he means to you by creating a beautiful, personalised gift for him using Trotec materials and your Trotec laser machine - the sky is your only limit!

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Jigs - Efficient Laser Processing

Creating and using jigs while laser engraving large amounts of stock at once can speed up production and minimise the risk of damage and wasted items. Read on to learn more about using jigs.

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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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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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easter decoration laser cutting

Create personalised Easter decorations

Follow our free step-by-step tutorial and create your own personalised Easter wooden decoration.

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