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Our Cost Effective Laser Cutting Service
 
 
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General Information on Our Laser Cutting Service

 
     
   
 
     
On top of our broad range of materials, we also offer high quality Laser cutting services with the lowest prices in London.
 
       
     
 
 
Products for Modelling
We provide 3 types of laser cutting services:
 
   
 
   
 
   
 
   
 
   
1. Do It Yourself Service
We offer the DIY service, where you can operate the Laser machine on your own. For all first time users, we provide free tutorial and professional guidance. Additionally our staff will be constantly present in the shop, in case you need more support for cutting your files.

We do not charge any set up fees for this service and our normal charge per hour is only £30/ h. However, any cutting taking less than 30 minutes will be charged £15.00. Furthermore we also have special offers for customers who need to cut a large amount of files. If you are planning to cut a lot with us we offer the £100 for 4 hours (£25/h) top up card
 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
   
 
   

2. Professional Cutting Service

For customer who do not have the time to operate the machine themselves, we offer the professional service, where you only need to send us the file you wish to cut and we will cut them for you.

There are no set up fees, however it is necessary for us to require an extra £5 service charge on top of the normal tariff.

 
     
       
       
       
       
       
   
 
 
 
     

3. Bulk Cutting

For any single job which involves more than 15 hours of laser cut we offer an extra discount! Please give us a call or pop in to the shop to discuss it with one of our members of staff.

 
   
   
   
     
 
      Please note that all the prices above do NOT include material costs.  
         
     
Please note that from 01/09/2011, there will be a minimum charge of half an hour service fee for the laser cutting service.
 
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General Information
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     
 
     
Dimension of Laser cutting machines
 
     
At current we have three Laser cutting machines:
 
     
 
     
600 x 900mm Machine: A1 by
 
     
The machine can accommodate components of up to 900 x 600mm. The optimum cutting area is 580 x 880mm.
 
   
     
 
     
600 x 900mm Machine: A1 by
 
     
The machine can accommodate components of up to 900 x 600mm. The optimum cutting area is 580 x 880mm.
 
   
     
 
     
900 x 1220mm Machine: A0 by
 
     
The machine can accommodate components of up to 900 x 1220mm. The optimum cutting area is 880 x 1190mm.
 
   
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Materials we can cut
 
     
All kinds of wood (up to 4mm)
Acrylic (up to 10mm)
Grey Board (up to 3mm)
 
     
Cardboard
Rubber (up to 1mm)
NO Leather (Animal and faux)
Fabric
Paper
Styrene
 
     
Bamboo
MDF (up to 6mm)
 
     
 
     
If the material you seek to cut is not listed above, please contact us to find out more.
 
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Materials we can engrave on
 
     
Wood
Acrylic
Grey Board
Cardboard
Rubber
NO Leather
 
     
Fabric
Paper
Styrene
MDF
Bamboo
 
     
Glass
China
Marble
 
     
 
     
If the material you seek to engrave on is not listed above, please contact us to find out more.
 
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File Format
 
     
We can accept the following file formats:
 
     
DXF, BMP, Ai (version 8), DST, PLT
 
     
We strongly suggest you to save your files in either the Adobe Illustrator (ai) format or in the DXF format.
 
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How to book a time slot
 
     
In order to book a time slot for the Laser machines, please contact us via e-mail: info@blueprintmodel.co.uk or by phone 020-76135132. You can of course also drop in to our shop and book in person.
 
   
   
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How to Reach Us
 
     
Address
Arch 258 Paradise Row, London, E2 9LE, UK
 
     
Tel
020 7613 5132
 
     
E-mail
 
     
Opening Times
09:30-18:30 Monday to Saturday