Laser Machine Manuals & Tutorials

Manuals, Tutorials and Documentation

Our manuals and various documents can be found in the Downloads area of our website.

PLEASE NOTE - you may need to register (use our simple online form to do so) to download additional documentation.


The below lists highlight some pages you may find relevant.




  • CTR - Concept To Reality projects - a series of projects outlining how to take your idea from a concept through to the reality of the finished, laser cut or engraved product.
  • Tutorials - this is our home page for step-by-step how-to guides.
  • Hints and Tips - if the information is too short for a tutorial, it goes here instead!
  • Focus Gauge - how to make your own focus gauge for the TMX range of our British CO2 laser machines. This is helpful if you have lost your original and don't have a spare copy!





  • Software - hints and tips on operating your laser software and features that can save you time.
  • Windows 7 - how to load your laser software onto Windows 7.
  • Driver signature enforcement - how to disable this on your computer.
  • Windows 10 - how to load your laser software onto Windows 10.


If you have further questions, please contact our main office for help and advice.

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We have been running our laser for over a year. I can safely say that it is used every day, on some days it is used almost continuously with a queue of students waiting to access it (oh for more budget and a second laser!). Apart from cleaning the ...

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