Vinyl cutter

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If you would like to contribute funds toward it, edit this page to add your name to this list:
 
If you would like to contribute funds toward it, edit this page to add your name to this list:
  
* [[User:Yesac|Casey]] - $250
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* [[User:Yesac|Casey]] - $250 - paid
* [[User:Leif|Leif]] - $50
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* [[User:Leif|Leif]] - $50 - paid
 
* [[User:Lizzard|Liz]] - $20  A bit extra for supplies
 
* [[User:Lizzard|Liz]] - $20  A bit extra for supplies
* [[User:Molly|Molly]] - $25
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* [[User:Molly|Molly]] - $25 - paid
 
* [[User:Turkshead|Shannon]] - $25
 
* [[User:Turkshead|Shannon]] - $25
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* Dan -  $20 - paid
  
 
If people opt to get the 50" model, the following people will contribute money
 
If people opt to get the 50" model, the following people will contribute money
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* [[User:Coreyfro|Coreyfro]] - $25
 
* [[User:Coreyfro|Coreyfro]] - $25
 
* Larry - $100
 
* Larry - $100
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* Arlen - $25 - paid
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* Shannon - $25
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* Merlin - $25
  
There are two cutters we could buy:
 
  
* 50" Durkadurka series - $450
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Invoice
* 25" SC series - $300
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* 50" Derpaderpa cutter w/ shipping + spare blades: 409
* 28" MH series - $230
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The MH series is purportedly less reliable than the SC. It has only a 90 day warranty, compared with a 1 year for the SC. The MH also does not support macs. We already have a windows XP machine in the space for the LaserCutter. I spoke to Nicole from Ardent Heavy Industries - she has a MH that has held up very well.
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Vinyl we want
 
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* Some matte vinyl - looks better for laptop decals
I also expect to write some better control software for Inkscape that uses the serial port.
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* Oracal transfer tape is the best
 
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With $9 for shipping and $20 for a pack of extra blades, that leaves us with $15 or $85 left over for vinyl and transfer tape.
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Revision as of 21:40, 5 February 2013

It was suggested that Noisebridge should have a vinyl cutter, which can be purchased for ~$300.

If you would like to contribute funds toward it, edit this page to add your name to this list:

  • Casey - $250 - paid
  • Leif - $50 - paid
  • Liz - $20 A bit extra for supplies
  • Molly - $25 - paid
  • Shannon - $25
  • Dan - $20 - paid

If people opt to get the 50" model, the following people will contribute money

  • Coreyfro - $25
  • Larry - $100
  • Arlen - $25 - paid
  • Shannon - $25
  • Merlin - $25


Invoice

  • 50" Derpaderpa cutter w/ shipping + spare blades: 409

Vinyl we want

  • Some matte vinyl - looks better for laptop decals
  • Oracal transfer tape is the best
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