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Which size can engraved details be?

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Posted · Which size can engraved details be?

Hey there,

I want to print an object in ABS with surfaces (mostly horizontal, but also some curved and almost vertical) that have engraved details on them. What size (width, depth) should the engraved lines have at least for a good result?

Greetings,

thox

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Posted · Which size can engraved details be?

Hi and welcome to the community.

I don't remember the exact details, but in x/y direction (left/right), it shouldn't be less than 0.5mm. In z direction it can be as low as the layer height you print with (0.1mm is pretty fine and you can go lower but it takes ages to finish).

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Posted (edited) · Which size can engraved details be?

min size of a laser dot we have is 0.1 mm

and here is a small guidance how to focus a beam

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Hi, please keep the discussion on topic and stop advertising your products. Thanks.

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