fridge magnets

Create your own set of fridge magnets with our instructions and laser cutting template.

magnetic film laser cut


You Will Need
Machine Used
  • Speedy 400
  • 120W
  • 2" lens
  • This project can be created by any machine from the Speedy series or the SP range

  • If you're having trouble finding the perfect cutting parameters, you may want to refresh your memory by reading through our the following pages:

Laser Parameters



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Step by step

magnetic film laser cut
Step 1

Step 1: Printing onto your Chosen Material

Open the graphics file. This will then need to be printed on your chosen material in whatever way you decide (UV printing, standard printing, etc). We decided to use TroLase Digital Print as an example product. It’s a great choice for this application as the material is designed to be printed on.

Alternatively, you can engrave the graphics onto your material instead of printing. We find the results are a lot more eye-catching when printed in colour, but if your laser machine allows it you can engrave the monsters instead. If you decide on this option, use the following laser parameters. Please note that these settings may vary depending on the laser machine and material you are using.

Engraving Parameters (Optional)

Colour Process Power (%) Speed (%) ppi/Hz
Black Engrave CO2 40 100 600
Passes Air Assist Z-Offset Advanced
1 ON +1.5mm High Quality
trotec laser monster magnets
Step 2

Step 2: Cutting your Magnets (JobControl Vision Necessary)

Once your material is prepped and ready for cutting, place it inside your laser machine. This file already has all the registration marks needed to make the software work. Once the material is in the machine, open the cutting file in JobControl and send it to the laser machine using the following laser parameters.

Please note that these cutting settings may also change depending on what laser machine and material you are using.

Colour Process Power (%) Speed (%) ppi/Hz
Red Cut CO2 32 0.8 5000
Passes Air Assist Z-Offset Advanced
1 ON - -

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