A Beginner’s Guide To Rotary Engraving
In the past, the only equipment required for an awards business to be successful was a rotary engraver. Even today, a shop could survive—though perhaps not thrive—with rotary engraving as its only form of personalization. However, in recent years a surprising number of shops get by without one. But it seems that no matter how well a shop does without them, it’s not doing as well it could with them. To explain the value of rotary engraving and the questions every shop should answer before buying one, a few of the industry’s top suppliers stepped in to help.
Laser It! Writes Philip Ashley from Australian Wood Review
Small-scale CNC routers have attracted some attention lately but there’s another toy that has an even bigger following amongst woodworkers and other makers. Laser engravers are not cheap, but offer a huge range of new possibilities and hours of enjoyment. A bandsaw may be a machine you need, but a laser engraver is a machine you want. I was fortunate enough to have one delivered for a Wood Review trial and I can tell you – it’s a heck of a lot of fun.
Alfex CNC recognised by Lotus Laser as one of the Best Performing Distributors
Alfex CNC recognised by Lotus Laser as one of the best performing distributors in April thanks to outstanding sales results for high-speed marking lasers.Alfex CNC Australia has been recognised by Lotus Laser Systems as one of its leading international sales and support agents.
Following a highly successful April where we sold several standard configuration and custom made marking lasers, Lotus Laser Systems Managing Director, Dean Carpenter, thanked Alfex CNC for its commitment and dedication to finding solutions that suit our customers’ needs.
Epilog Laser: Receive a free 4 year warranty at Visual impact
Alfex CNC will be debuting the new Epilog Fusion M2 Laser on Stand VC8 at the Visual Impact Image Expo, as well as having the full range of Epilog Laser machines on display.
25% off the RRP of our last Epilog Laser demo unit. Call us now!
Alfex CNC Australia expands service team in NSW, welcomes Zed Zhong to the team
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Gemini Inc. USA launches Gemini Duets as a standalone business
Gemini Duets was founded to focus exclusively on manufacturing extruded plastic sheet material for the engraving, architectural and ADA-compliant sign markets.
As the exclusive reseller of Gemini’s Duets range in Australia, Alfex CNC is looking forward to working with the subsidiary to offer Australian customers high quality, affordable engraving substrates.