Small Laser Cutter: Difference between revisions

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A metal cylinder was created (labeled 50mm lens)  
A metal cylinder was created (labeled 50mm lens)  
[[File:207px-50mm_lens_metal_spacer.png]]
[[File:50mm_lens_metal_spacer.png]]
that is placed on your material aligned with the non-contact sensor, and then the bed is raised until it stops (when the non-contact sensor detects the metal cylinder). Remove the metal cylinder and place in the back of the laser work area out of the way. Your material should now be the correct distance from the laser lens.  
that is placed on your material aligned with the non-contact sensor, and then the bed is raised until it stops (when the non-contact sensor detects the metal cylinder). Remove the metal cylinder and place in the back of the laser work area out of the way. Your material should now be the correct distance from the laser lens.