Improving Job Time Estimates In LightBurn's Preview
Most lasers can only achieve 500mm/sec max speeds and Thunder can easily raster at 1000mm/sec. The default settings for the simulation and time estimation in LightBurn need to be tweaked to your specific machine.
Luckily LightBurn made it easy to pull that information from the DSP controller. Navigate to the wrench and screwdriver icon, go to Additional Settings, with the machine connected press Read From Controller, and click OK.
From the menu its Edit > Device Settings > Additional Settings > Read From Controller, OK.
Be sure to back up your device profile afterwards: Backing Up Machine and LightBurn Settings
LightBurn Start Delay to allow the fan to spool before the job starts
Since LightBurn 1.2.00, a function has been added to the device settings in LightBurn to define a time delay for the start and end of a job. Click the wrench/screwdriver icon to open the pop-up Device Settings window. Adjust your start delay to ...
LightBurn Material Test File
It is important that you do not adjust ANY settings when using files generated for LightBurn using the power scale feature or the results will not be correct. THIS IS A GREAT RESOURCE. YOU MAY WANT TO HAVE A LOOK IN HERE: ...
LightBurn For Galvo Crash Course
The wait is over on June 30th Galvo Support for EzCad 2 and EzCad 2 Lite devices come with the LightBurn Software 1.2 release. On top of Galvo support, 1.2 comes with a number of new features including: Sub-Layers Device Linked Libraries Head-Mounted ...
Crash Course - Photos In LightBurn
This is a recorded webinar of Chris Locascio going over preparing a photo in LightBurn. The LightBurn file, original image, and meeting notes are attached below.
CLICK HERE to Download LightBurn LightBurn is layout, editing, and control software for your laser cutter. With LightBurn you can: - Import artwork in a variety of common vector graphic and image formats (including AI, PDF, SVG, DXF, PLT, PNG, JPG, ...