Special Applications Graphics Machines, Continued
Select a cutter for engraving based on the material being engraved and the
desired effect. Diamond-tipped metal cutters do not require the use of a
motor. They cut a fine line into a metal surface. A wider line is possible
with a carbide cutter, but that requires the motor to rotate the cutter head.
Plastic is cut using the carbide steel cutter points and motor only. Carbide
cutters offer differing widths.
To use an engraver, follow this table:
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