620Re: [PPLetterpress] Re: laser engraving
- Jun 3, 2002Cutting wood engravings? Sounds like fighting with one hand tied behind your
back--or both. Gaylor.d
> I took the workshop on using the laser engravers at Art Center. Quite
> amazing. I can see all sorts of uses for this. Rebuilding wood type
> collections, cutting wood engravings, keeping artifacts of specific
> forms, etc.
> This will even engrave halftones (though I don't know yet the
> effective line screen) and can alter depth of surface for other
> effects. The line of cut and/or engraving is almost not measurable so
> quite fine forms could be created. The depth of cut is limited to
> half an inch and the machines at Art Center don't cut metal but
> almost anything else is fair game (unless the material produces toxic
> fumes). So some kind of a base is necessary. I'll keep you informed.
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