The X Carve Mounting Kit contains:
With this Laser upgrade you can transform your 3D printer or CNC into a Laser Engraving & cutting machine! With the powerful 3.8W laser you will be able to:
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This kit is compatible with almost any 3D printer and CNC available in the market as the Makerbot Replicator 2 & 2X, Ultimaker 1 & 2, Shapeoko 2, X-Carve, etc. Check this page to see how to install the kit in different printers.
The kits gives you a bunch of features that makes it awesome – precision laser trimmed regulators for constant current to the laser, 0.01 tuning resolution, digital isolation, soft start, esd protection, current limiting, and the list goes on. It was also manufactured with safety in mind! The US Federal Government has a list of things that are required for operating these high power class 4 lasers. They might seem trivial, but they could save your eyesight! Here is a run down of the new safety features to protect yourself and others: