GCC X-252 Laser Cutter

The GCC is an all-purpose laser cutter good for experimenting with new materials.

Cutting dimensions: 600 x 400mm

Software: Coreldraw or Illustrator

Materials: Plywood, MDF, Acrylic, Paper

Maximum average thickness: 8 to 12mm

Full technical informationBook

Video tutorials

Setting up

How to setup the laser cutter and software ready to cut.

Cutting settings

Prepare your file and set cutting settings.


Common issues with the laser cutter and how to fix them.

Finishing up

Shut everything down and tidy up.

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