Laser-cutting for 3D

Free download software is being used to experiment with potential sculpture designs, starting from a 3D head model. Interlocking slices are created and numbered automatically. After laser-cutting the slices, they’re slotted together to create the finished head. We plan to run another public session shortly as an Introduction to Laser-cutting . . . .
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Laser-cutter now installed

Thanks partly to a generous grant from Hebden Royd Town Council, Bridge Rectifier’s new laser-cutter was installed today by HPC Laser Ltd of Elland. Bridge Rectifier will train some of its members shortly, and then develop a programme of open days and ‘introduction to laser-cutting days’ open to all. Watch out for further details.
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Hebden Royd awards grant

Hebden Royd Town Council has just awarded a grant of £3,000 towards the purchase of a laser-cutter. The total project costs total nearly £5,000, with the remainder being met from Bridge Rectifier reserves and donations. Bridge Rectifier will run a series of open days in 2017 to raise awareness of CAD/ CAM for laser-cutting, and
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