Files to download

3D Printer and CNC Upgrade Manuals

File name Description
Acro System Upgrade Manual The guide will show you how to mount and connect the PLH3D-6W-Series CNC laser to the OpenBuilds Acro-System. This CNC laser set-up guide includes G-Code for first engraving.
LEAD CNC Upgrade Manual This straightforward CNC laser set-up guide will help you mount, connect and get started with an engraving laser on your LEAD CNC machine.
MACH-3 Configuration Manual Short guide showing how to set-up CNC laser MACH3 engine to start working with the PLH3D-6W-Series engraving laser head.
Prusa Upgrade Manual (2 W) Set-up Manual for the PLH3D-2W 3D Laser on Prusa i3 MK3S 3D Printer. This guide will show you how to turn Prusa i3 MK3S 3D printer into a 3D laser plotter with PLH3D-2W engraving laser head. Additionally, the guide includes example G-Code for the Prusa 3D laser.
Stepcraft CNC Upgrade Manual Quick start-up guide for the Stepcraft CNC Laser upgrade. The guide will show you how to mount the engraving laser head on Stepcraft, how to perform the wiring set-up and how to set-up software for the Stepcraft CNC Laser.
WorkBee CNC Upgrade Manual This instruction will show you how to mount and connect a PLH3D-6W-Series CNC laser to the OpenBuilds WorkBee CNC. The WorkBee CNC Laser set-up guide includes G-Code for first engraving.
X-Carve CNC Upgrade Manual Complete X-Carve CNC Laser set-up guide for mounting, connecting and getting started with PLH3D-6W laser head on X-Carve CNC machine. Guide includes a section with software setup for the X-Carve CNC Laser as well as useful tips.

CNC Laser Mounting Plates 3D Files

File name Description
Avid Mounting Bracket Suggested Laser Mounting Bracket for Avid CNC (Step File)
LEAD/I2R/WorkBee Mount Mount for I2R, LEAD and WorkBee CNC Machines (Step File)
LEAD/WorkBee Mount (Alt) Alternative Laser Mount for WorkBee and LEAD CNC Machines (Step File)
Old-Fashioned Mount Old-Fashioned Version of the Engraving Laser Mount (Step File)
Prusa Laser Mount Prusa i3 MK3S 3D Laser Mount (STL File)
X-Carve Mount (alt) Alternative Laser Mount for the X-Carve CNC Machine (Stl File) that makes it compatible with the X-Carve Dust Collection System and can be 3D printed. Devised by Austin Saint Aubin.
X-Carve/Shapeoko Mount Laser Mount for X-Carve and Shapeoko CNC Machines (Step File)

Engraving and Cutting Lasers 3D Files

File name Description
PLH3D-15W Laser Step File Step file of the 15 W engraving and cutting laser
PLH3D-2W Laser Step File Step File of the PLH3D-2W Engraving Laser
PLH3D-6W Laser Step File Step File of the PLH3D-6W Hobby Engraving Laser
PLH3D-XF+ Laser Step File Step File of the PLH3D-6W-XF Engraving Laser

Laser Accessories 3D Files

File name Description
ABS Nozzle 2W ABS Nozzle for PLH3D-2W Engraving Laser Head (STL File)
ABS Nozzle 6W ABS Nozzle for PLH3D-6W Engraving Laser Head (STL File)
Air Nozzle with Lens Sleeve This is a step file of the High-Pressure Air Nozzle with the lens sleeve.
Compressed Air Nozzle This is a step file of the High-Pressure Air Nozzle
Height Reference Tool Height Reference Tool 3D Model (STL File)
LaserDock - Cover LaserDock - Cover (Step File)
LaserDock - Part A Part A of the LaserDock Laser Docking Station (Step File)
LaserDock - Part B Part B of the LaserDock Laser Docking Station (Step File)
Magnetic Nozzle Step File Magnetic Nozzle for PLH3D-6W-Series Engraving Lasers (Step File)
Nozzle Shielding Part A Nozzle Shielding Part A (Step File)
Nozzle Shielding Part B Nozzle Shielding Part B (Step File)
PLH3D-CNC Adapter This is an stp file of the PLH3D-CNC Adapter.
Spanner Wrench This file contains the recommended spanner wrench that can be used in the process of High-Pressure Air Nozzle installation on your XF+ laser head.

Laser Accessories Manuals

File name Description
PLH3D-CNC Adapter Manual Manual for the PLH3D-CNC Adapter

Laser Heads Manuals

File name Description
PLH3D-15W Laser Manual Manual for the PLH3D-15W Engraving and Cutting Laser
PLH3D-2W Laser Manual Manual for the PLH3D-2W Engraving Laser
PLH3D-6W-Series Lasers Manual Manual for the PLH3D-6W Engraving and Cutting Laser

Laser Post Processors

File name Description
Fusion360 to Mach3 Post Processor (mm) This post processor enables Fusion360 to output correct g-code, which can then be read by Mach3 controller. It works in milimeters.
Vectric to 3D Printer Controller (mm) This Vectric post processor makes sure that the G-Code being generated can be read by a 3D printer controller. It works in milimeters and utilizes M106/M10 fan control.
Vectric to Avid Post Processor (Cut&Fill) This post processor allows Vectric to output correct g-code for Cut&Fill functionality, which can then be read by Avid CNC electronics controller.
Vectric to Avid Post Processor (Picture) This post processor allows Vectric to output correct g-code for picture engraving, which can then be read by Avid CNC electronics controller.
Vectric to Duet Post Processor (mm) Vectric post processor which ensures that the g-code generated by Vectric's laser module add-on software can be read by Duet controllers. Duet Controller is typically seen in Ooznest WorkBee.
Vectric to GRBL Post Processor (inch) This Vectric post processor makes sure that the G-Code being generated can be read by the GRBL Controller. It works in inches. GRBL Controller is often seen in Stepcraft, X-Carve and Shapeoko CNC machines.
Vectric to GRBL Post Processor (mm) This Vectric post processor makes sure that the G-Code being generated can be read by the GRBL Controller. It works in milimeters. GRBL Controller is often seen in Stepcraft, X-Carve and Shapeoko CNC machines.
Vectric to GRBL Post Processor with Delay (mm) This postprocessor allows the Vectric software to generate g-code in such a way so that it can be read by GRBL Controller. It works in milimeters and it also introduces a 100 ms delay. GRBL Controller is often seen in Stepcraft, X-Carve and Shapeoko CNC machines.
Vectric to Laguna Post Processor (mm) This Vectric post processor ensures that the generated g-code can be read by the Laguna DSP handheld controller.
Vectric to Mach4 Post Processor (inch) This post processor ensures the proper function of the Mach4 controller. It works in inches.
Vectric to Mach4 Post Processor (mm) This file is a Vectric post processor for the Mach4 controller. It works in milimeters.
Vectric to ShopBot Controller Post Processor (inch) This Vectric post processor ensures that the G-Code being generated can be read by ShopBot Controllers. It works in inches.
Vectric to UCCNC Post Processor (mm) The following post processor allows Vectric to output correct g-code, which can then be read by UCCNC controller. UCCNC Controller is commonly seen in Stepcraft CNC.
Vectric to WinCNC Post Processor (inch) This file is a Vectric postprocessor for the WinCNC Controller. It works in inches.
Vectric to WinPC-NC Post Processor This post processor enables Vectric to output g-code in a suitable form, in which it can then be read by the universal NC controller compatible with the WinPC-NC software.

Software

File name Description
G-Code Generator G-Code Generator provided by Opt Lasers Grav
Mach4 CSMIO Firmware CSMIO Firmware (Plugin) for Mach3
Mach4/SimCNC CSMIO Firmware CSMIO/IP Firmware (Plugin) for Mach4 and SimCNC

Software PDF Manuals

File name Description
SimCNC Installation Guide Installation Guide for the SimCNC Software

Technical Drawings

File name Description
LaserDock TD Technical Drawing of the LaserDock Magnetic Docking Station
PLH3D-6W-LC Laser TD Technical Drawing of the Water-Cooled PLH3D-6W Laser Module
X-Carve/Shapeoko Laser TD Technical Drawing of the X-Carve Laser or Shapeoko Laser
Z-Morph 3D Laser TD Technical Drawing of the PLH3D-6W Z-Morph 3D Laser