Article Title: Can Polycarbonate be laser cut?
Article Summary: Laser cutting Polycarbonate
Article Date: 1/27/2012
Article ID: 949
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Polycarbonate sheet can be cut with industrial cutting lasers however, edges may become amber or brown when laser cut and a clean edge is difficult to obtain. In fact, some laser cutters are not able to cut it because it ruins the lens and requires frequent stopping and cleaning. Please contact your equipment’s manufacture to see if your laser is able to cut polycarbonate and for recommendations on the process.



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