magnetic film laser cut

Do-it-yourself
fridge magnets

Step by step guide

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


Preparation

Required material:

  • 1x sheet of TroLase Thins - white
  • Magnetic adhesive backing

Used Trotec Laser:

  • Speedy300
  • 80 watts
  • 2 inch lens

Tips:

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

Laser Parameters

How do I determine the optimal laser parameters?


Step by Step

Step 1: Magnets made from laserfoil laminate

Open the PDF file and send it to the laser for engraving and cutting the magnets. The laser parameters may vary, as they depend on the machine used and the available laser power.

Recommended laser parameters:

Color Process  Power (%) Speed (%) ppi/Hz
Black Engrave CO2 70 80 500
Passes Air Assist Z-Offset Advanced
1 ON 1mm -