Professional Laser Engraving Machine and DIY Laser Engraving Machine’s Differences

As we know, there are various kinds of Laser engraving machines. Some are cheap only 100~500 USD, some look expensive more than 3,000 USD, even some more than 10,000 USD. Then what makes the differences?

DIY mini Laser Engraving Machine

DIY mini Laser Engraving Machine

The Answer is liking the subject mentioned, some are DIY Laser engraving machine with small sizes and small power from 0.3W or 5W, or even 15W at most. ( for example, 300mW, 500mW, 1000nW, 1500mW, 2500mW 5000mW, etc ). These small sizes and small power DIY laser engraving machines are suitable for home use for DIY laser engraving some small items at home. Their consistent using lifespan is also not long, but for Home DIY, we only use the machine occasionally, don’t have longtime laser engraving work like doing business or in a consistent auto production line. It’s OK for people to do DIY engraving small items at home.

DIY Laser Engraving Machine 2800mW

DIY Laser Engraving Machine 2800mW

Then let’s talking about the Professional laser engraving machine, the professional laser engraving machine has professional optical components configuration, for example, brand fiber laser source 20W, 30W, 50W, 100W for engraving marking, 300W, 500W, 1000W and Even 1500W for laser cutting; or Co2 laser source 30W, 60W, 100W, 150W, 300W, 500W for laser marking engraving cutting; or UV laser source 3W, 5W, 10W and 15W for ultra-fine laser laser marking engraving cutting. Then the Brand galvo scanner and the optical lens. These optical components all cost highly. So A professional and durable use laser engraving machine is not cheap. Some beginner professional laser engraving machine cost at lest 3000~4000 USD. Some even high configuration ones cost more. But for professional application and use, it is worthy of owning one. The professional fiber laser machines can be used last for 10 years if we operate and maintain it in a right way. And they only not can be used for doing the business of customizing engraving/marking/cutting, also can be used for consistent working for 24 hours matched with the Auto production lines for industrial use.

Professional Fiber Laser Engraving Marking Machine System Exploded View

Professional Fiber Laser Engraving Marking Machine System Exploded View

So There’s all about it, we will discuss more the deep topics of laser engraving and laser marking & cutting. Welcome to favorite and Feed us for our website’s FAQ column. If you have interests buying laser engraving marking cutting machines, also welcome to leave a message on our website or send email to us at sales@co2-lasers.com and sales@mactron-tech.com.

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