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Laser Cutter vs. 3D Printer
At a recent conference, Jim Merrel mentioned that he bought a laser cutter rather than a 3D printer for his STEM lab at LabRats in San Diego. When asked why, he responded you can produce things faster on a laser cutter. Laser cutters can reduce “print times” to minutes, not hours.
Here are some resources to give you an idea of what a laser cutter can do and how to use it.