Cost of buildlog 2.x laser?

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Re: Cost of buildlog 2.x laser?

Postby Techbuilder » Wed Oct 23, 2013 8:26 pm

Perfect!

Thanks for all the great information

I really do appreciate it
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Re: Cost of buildlog 2.x laser?

Postby alan025 » Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:12 pm

kpaul247 wrote:I purchased my tube from ColeTech in China. http://www.cncoletech.com/Laser%20tuber%20standard.html The 40W tube was $120 and shipping was $80. It arrived in 2 days, and was in perfect condition. I could not believe how fast it got here.

My tube is 700mm and the one from Light Object is listed at 850mm. Not sure if that is a typo or not.


Kevin, did you also use a laser PSU from ColeTech? I'm interested in their PSUs because I'm told that they have a trim pot on the side that can be used to limit the max output current. That would be useful in a multi-user environment (like our hackerspace) to ensure that no-one accidentally dials up the current too high. If you used their PSU, what did you think of it?
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Re: Cost of buildlog 2.x laser?

Postby kpaul247 » Fri Oct 25, 2013 2:34 pm

I did not buy my power supply from the same company. I bought one from Light Object.
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Re: Cost of buildlog 2.x laser?

Postby JValliere » Fri Nov 01, 2013 3:31 pm

I have close to $2500.00us in my build as well. I built the 1.x version to get the larger cutting area. I have the 40w tube from Light Object (LO) and the 60w power supply from LO.
Additionally I have the DSP/optics/flow meter and use LaserCad.

I went with the 60w PSU in order to prepare for possible upgrade to 60w tube.
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Re: Cost of buildlog 2.x laser?

Postby owensbyjason » Sun Nov 03, 2013 4:37 pm

All up cost here was about $2500 also, with DSP, laser and all electrics from LightObject and skins from Improbable Construct.
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