Shadow When Cutting?

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Shadow When Cutting?

Post by shadowfang » Fri Jan 08, 2021 5:47 pm

Hi everyone

I wonder if anyone has any ideas what is causing this shadowing. I aligned the mirrors and cleaned the lens and mirror this morning so everything there seems okay. The beam also seems to be coming out of the center of the nozzle just fine. Is there anything I am missing. It seems to be the bottom half of the laser bed which is worse, the top left and right seem okay.

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Matt

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Re: Shadow When Cutting?

Post by Daven » Fri Jan 08, 2021 6:25 pm

Hi Matt - it does look like an alignment issue - was it ok before you re-aligned or was that why you re-aligned?

Make sure the mirror in the head is seated ok and not loose.
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Dave
Using two LS3060's and an ex 3020 user
Please note I am not employed by HPC, any advice or recomendations I give are based on my own experience and are not necessarily the same as HPC's. First point of contact on any hardware issues should be with HPC

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