LaserBot is a desktop laser engraver developed on Makeblock's open-source platform. Equipped with 1.6W 445nm high power solid-state lasers, and cooperating with its software mLaser, LaserBot can easily engrave and cut many things for you, and help you to make surprises in daily life. For instance, making Christmas cards/birthday cards for your families, or engrave your honeymoon photos on the wood for decoration, etc.
Engraving graphic display
LaserBot uses a beam of light to cut, engrave, and shape designs from a variety of materials.
• Simple but solid H-shaped structure;
• High-precision anodized aluminum alloy;
• Arduino compatible;
• User friendly software;
1. 1.6W 445nm semiconductor and Solid laser: The rotation speed of its high power laser head can reach up to 200mm/s, so that LaserBot is twice as efficient as XY Plotter (with Laser Engraver Upgrade Pack) . You will save more time to realize your ideas!
2. Megapi: The powerful mainboard MegaPi brings you unprecedented experience of laser engraving. It not only has superpower to control various motors, but also very easy to use. Moreover, you can also combine it with Raspberry Pi to explore more.
3. High-precision: Up to 0.1mm, carefully engraves every details.
4. Engraving area: Up to 383mm×367mm
mLaser: This is a new software for LaserBot, our DIY laser cutter. It includes both simple mode and expert mode for different levels of users. Also we simplified the operation and setting procedure to save more time. Therefore, it is so user friendly that everyone can use to control LaserBot.
Goggles: Specifically designed Goggles for LaserBot to protect your eyes during laser engraving.
Velcro sticker pad for Laser head: In order to avoid excessive scattering of laser, we specially designed Velcro sticker pad for Laser head. Only one step needed to install the Velcro sticker pad to laser head.
Wavelength γ= 445nm blue-violet diode laser
DO NOT directly irradiate eye or skin by the laser beam.
WARNING: As laser energy gains higher density, make sure corresponding protection measures are taken while using.
• No direct eye-contact with the laser light path;
• DO NOT irradiate others by the laser;
• Keep away from children and other people who are not familiar with laser usage;
• When the laser is used, take eye protection measure;
• When certain materials are cut by the laser, it is possible for them to produce toxic smoke, take ventilation measures.
If you're trying to figure out the difference between LaserBot and XY Plotter (with Laser Engraver Upgrade Pack), check this comparison chart.
|Main Control Chip||ATMEGA2560-16AU||Arduino Uno|
|Extension Ports||1.Aluminum Extrusion Parts |
2.Timing Pulley 18T
3.Linear Motion Slide
6.MegaPi Stepper Motor Drivers
7.1.6W 445nm High-Power Solid State Laser
10.Other Hardware and Accessories
|1.Aluminum Extrusion Parts |
2.Timing Pulley 18T
3.Linear Motion Shaft 4.D8×496mm Linear Motion Slide Unit 8mm
7.Stepper Motor Drivers
8.9g Micro Servo Pack
9.500mW 405nm High-Power Solid State Laser
12.Other Hardware and Accessories
|Electronics||MegaPi (Controller)||Makeblock Orion(Controller)|
|Laser||1.6W 445nm High-Power Solid State Laser||500mW 405nm High-Power Solid State Laser|
|Communication||USB Type B||Micro USB|
|Software||mLaser||mDraw & Benbox|
|Supports file type||*PNG, *JPG, *BMP, *SVG, *DXF||SVG(mDraw) JPG, PNG, BMP, GIF, DXF（Benbox））|
|Power Supply||100-240 V~50/60Hz AC/DC Power adapter, 12V/2.0A||100-240 V~50/60Hz AC/DC Power adapter, 12V/3.0A|
|Physical Dimensions (L×W×H)||535mm×637mm×184mm|
|Working Area (X×Y)||383mm×367mm|
|Maximum Working Speed||200mm/s|
|Noise Level||Low noise|
|Power||100-240 V~50/60Hz AC/DC Power adapter, 12V/2.0A|
|Mainboard||MegaPi (Arduino & Raspberry Compatible)|
|Supported File Types||*PNG, *JPG, *BMP, *SVG, *DXF|
Laser Technical Specification
|Product Dimension||Φ33mm X 79mm|
|Best Engraving Distance||20-50mm|
|Light Spot Precision||≤1mm|
|Focus Mode||Adjustable Focal Distance|
|Damage Ratio of Lens||10%|
|Actual Light Power||1.3W|
|Operating Voltage||DC 12V ± 30%|
|Diameter Of Beam||5mm|
|Light Spot | Divergence Angle||≤1°|
|Light Spot | Concentricity||≤0.02°|
|Continuous Working Hours||≤5h|
|Operating Life||6000 Industrial Hours|
|Engraving Materials||Dark Flammable Objects|
|Laser Level||IV (Caution: DO NOT directly irradiate eye or skin with the laser beam over 50mW.)|
|Operating Temperature||-40℃ ~ 50℃|
|Storage Temperature||-50℃ ~ 60℃|
|Cardboard||up to 0.8mm||YES|
|Wood Board||up to 0.6mm||YES|
|Rubber Sheet||up to 0.5mm||YES|
|Foam Paper||up to 3mm||Engraves|
|Dark Colored Cloth (denim cloth, |
cotton cloth and linen)
|up to 1mm||YES|
|Urethane Sheet||up to 0.8mm||YES|
※1. Opaque black acrylic only ※2. Gray plastic plate only ※3. Peeling of anodized only
|4×Slider Beam2424-072||4×Aluminum Sleeve 4×6×4mm||2×Micro Switch|
|2×Beam0824-496||4×Aluminum Sleeve 4×6×6mm||1×12V 2A AC/DC Adapter|
|1×Beam0824-96||4×Aluminum Sleeve 4×6×12mm||1×USB Cable B-1.3m|
|3×Slider Beam2424-504||2×Micro Switch Bracket B||2×42BYG Stepper Motor|
|2×42BYG Stepper Motor Bracket||8×Aluminum Sleeve 4×6×16mm||1×Fan|
|1×Plate 3×6||13×Headless Set Screw M3×5||1×1600mW Blue Laser Components|
|5×Bracket U1||8×Countersunk Screw M3×8||1×Velcro Sticker Pad 50×160mm|
|4×Cuttable Linkage-4 Holes||4×Nut M3||3×Timing Belt (1.3m), Open-end|
|1×Flexible Coupling 4×4mm||44×Nut M4||4×Foam Pad D24×12mm|
|10×Flange Bearing 4×8×3||4×Self Tapping Screw M2.2×9.5||10×Nylon Cable Tie 1.9×100|
|6×Plastic Timing Pulley 18T||12×Screw M4×8||1×Slotted Screwdriver|
|3×D-shaft 4×56mm||36×Screw M4×14||1×Wrench 5mm & 7mm|
|1×Shaft D4×512||2×Screw M4×22||2×HEX Key 1.5mm|
|1×1600mW Blue Laser Components Bracket||2×Megapi Stepper Motor Driver||1×Red Plexiglass Laser Goggles|
|16×Roller||34×Screw M4×30||4×Color Paper|
|3×Guide-Rail Slide 50×42×6mm||8×Screw M4×40||1×Micro Switch Line-70cm|
|1×Timing Belt Clamp 42×32×15.6mm||3×Plastic Rivet 4100||1×Micro Switch Line-20cm|
|1×MegaPi Acrylic Bracke||1×MegaPi||2×Wrap Tube-1m|
|7 x Shaft Collar 4mm||4 x Screw M3x20||1xCross & 2.5mm Hex Screwdriver|
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