The jaX Makerspace's Glowforge can cut and engrave designs into a variety of materials. The material must be flat and with dimensions of no more than 18" x 20" x 2". The cutting area is slightly less at 11" x 19.5". The following materials are compatible with the Glowforge:
Cut and Engrave
- Some fabrics
- Plexiglass (acrylic)
- Delrin (acetal)
- Coated metal
- Anodized aluminum
- Some phone, tablet, and laptop cases
A certified operator must be present to work with the Glowforge so please fill out a laser print request form and schedule an appointment in advance.
Terms and Conditions
Laser cutting / etching is $1.00 minimum with an additional $1.00 for every ten minutes of use.
The UHV Library recognizes the limitations of laser printing and does not guarantee the success of a cutting / engraving or that the material used will not be damaged.