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Inkscape Extension for Lasercut Jigsaw Puzzle

Inkscape Extension for Lasercut Jigsaw Puzzle

We would like to introduce an Inkscape Extension that helps you generate outlines for jigsaw puzzles which are ready for laser cutting.

The Lightburn Camera

The Lightburn Camera

We now offer the official Lightburn camera, shipped from our Nottingham, UK HQ.

Stick with Smoke & Mirrors!

Stick with Smoke & Mirrors!

Do you love our stickers? Learn more...

Which way up should the lens go?

Which way up should the lens go?

A new video with help to possition your cutters lens.

Face Shields for COVID-19

Face Shields for COVID-19

Smoke & Mirrors and Kitronik answer a call for Face Shields from the Nottingham City GP Alliance. Find files and instructions to help your local health care with this polypropylene and A4 binder sheet design for an ad-hoc face shield to supplement front line health care workers PPE. COVID19.

Accounting for Kerf

Accounting for Kerf

If you've worked with a laser cutter in the past, or pretty much any woodworking tools, then you'll most likely have heard the advice "don't forget...

Laser-Cut Box Loom

Laser-Cut Box Loom

Typically a back-strap loom user, Matthijs Witsenburg's wife found it impractical to use whilst also having to chase after their kids; so she asked...

Mini Disc Sander

Mini Disc Sander

Cut Transform Glue was going through their junk drawer when they happened upon a little 19V motor; and remembering that they've always wanted a dis...

Tiffany Tseng's Collection of SVG Making Tools

Tiffany Tseng's Collection of SVG Making Tools

We've featured Tiffany Tseng's useful stencil font maker on the blog before, but that's not the only handy tool she's created to help make laser cu...

Restoring a Chinese Laser Cutter

Restoring a Chinese Laser Cutter

After a fire put this Redsail X700 laser cutter out of commission at Joshua's work, he managed to snag the carcass and passed it onto Amy, who was ...

Mini LED Desk Lamp

Mini LED Desk Lamp

Providers of a multitude of laser-safe materials, Kitronik also provide a range of electronic components and mini kits, along with a host of tutori...