Resources for the STEAM Educator

We've got plenty of tools to help you and your students increase your knowledge about laser cutters and quickly be making great, new products.  We also have some great STEAM focused designs.

Product Designs

Teaching Tools

First off, here's a collection of product designs that are education focused.  It includes designs that you can make as teaching tools for within a class.  Others make great products for students to make to learn more about the laser cutter.

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All Designs

Secondly, here's a link to our full library of open designs.  There are designs for the laser cutter and CNC router. The designs are from the community makers from across the globe.

See the Open Designs

Laser Cutter eBooks

Laser Cutter 101

Download this free eBook and get on the fast track to becoming an expert with the laser cutter. In this eBook, you'll learn about:

  • choosing a laser
  • materials to use on the laser cutter
  • tools to bring to your laser cutter session
  • simple laser cutter projects to get started with
  • best practices on how to create quality products
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Laser Cutter Advanced Techniques

Download this free eBook and get on the fast track to becoming an expert with the laser cutter. In this eBook, you'll learn about:

  • methods for test cuts to ensure the best cuts and engraving
  • blue tape squares on the laser cutter bed
  • using application tape to reduce clean up
  • intermediate laser cutter projects to learn with
  • creating cardboard jigs to make double sided engraving
  • best practices on how to create quality products

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