University at Buffalo
Department of


Art & Design

Art History

Visual Studies

Laser Cutter Lab

PAYMENTLaser Cutter Lab

VISA, MasterCard, Discover Card Only

Laser Cutting and Etching is cost of materials plus
processing time – presently $0.50/ Minute

Jobs are processed on a first come first serve basis & will be cut ASAP.
All Jobs must include a Job Form which can be picked up from B24.

DWG files and Job Form may be delivered Via Email at
or Hand delivered to B16 or B24 CFA.

Materials Available

  • 1 Ply Chipboard (18″x32″) $0.50
  • 2 Ply Chipboard (18″x32″) $1.00
  • 4 Ply Chipboard (18″x32″) $1.25
  • 1/8″ Masonite (16″ x 31.75″) $1.50
  • 1/8″ Acrylic (18″x32″) $5.00

X600 Laser Cutter Specifications & File Requirements

  • Bed size (18″x32″)
  • Maximum Sheet Size: 17.75″ x 31.75″
  • Printable area (17.5″x31.5″)
  • File type .dwg. Created in the export option or under the “save as” options in many applications.
  • Set cut lines as RED.
  • Set etch lines as CYAN.
  • Set guidelines as YELLOW. *
    *Yellow lines will not be cut or etched. When sending files to print, create a yellow box that is 18″ x 32″. Set all objects to be cut or etched inside that yellow box.
  • Laser cutter table diagram

Location & Hours
Availability By Appointment with Chris Siano.
UB Department of Art Sculpture Lab
B24 Center for the Arts
Phone: 716.645.0550

Questions & Job Submission
Chris Siano
Phone 716.645.0550
Office B16 CFA

202 Center for the Arts, North Campus
Buffalo, New York 14260-6010
(716) 645-6878
(716) 645-6970 fax
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