Engraving glass on EGX 350

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Curlyjoan
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Engraving glass on EGX 350

Post by Curlyjoan » Wed Apr 18, 2018 9:36 pm

Hi, I am very very new to this, I have just purchased a Roland EGX 350; I am looking at engraving glass and brass, can anyone give me any tips and tell me which are the best cutters, Also where I can purchase the rotary axe for the machine, I’m very excited,

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Re: Engraving glass on EGX 350

Post by mrtn » Wed Apr 18, 2018 10:12 pm

Hi. There’s no OEM rotary for the EGX-350.

For glass you need a rotating diamond scraper (OEM available, expensive tho) and a lubricating nozzle (third party, any tool supplier has it).

Brass is easy. You can either mill it (use a vacuum cleaner attachment) or use a standard diamond scraper.
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