Laser engraving is a technology which is done by a laser engraver or cutter to engrave on an object. It can be used on glass, wood, metals, leather and other materials too. This is mainly used for customizing any objects by engraving someone’s name or just a simple design to make it more beautiful. So, what can a CO2 Laser Engraver do? It has many uses and you can do a lot of cool things with this engraver. Here is the list of those things that you can do:
#1: Key chain Holder
Key chain holders are an important part of our day to day life. There are many such holders available online and in shops. But if you want to give a personalized or customized touch to that holders then you can engrave the initials of your name or the whole name over these key chain holders with the laser engraver. Even you can engrave some cool messages on it to gift it to someone.
#2: Wine Glass
Wine glasses are simply made up of plain glass. But often people want to have something personalized. These personalized items can be special. So, for any married couples two wine glasses can be specially designed with initials along with some impressive designs to make it look even prettier. If it is for a wedding gift then a ring along with the two’s first letters of their names can be a cool idea.
#3: Plant Labels
For the gardens and orchards, another cool idea to use the laser engraver is to engrave the name of the plant on a board. You must have seen the boards with the names of plants/fruits on it. They are mainly painted but if you choose to engrave with the laser then it will have a unique look and also last for a long time.
For residential use or for commercial use, you may need a name plate. So, another cool thing that your CO2 Engraver can do is it can engrave your name on a wooden or metal piece. It looks pretty classy and also unique. You can hang that at your front door of your house or also in your office cabin.
#5: Leather Engraving
If you have a leather wallet then you can use your laser engraver to engrave something cool on it. For a personalized leather wallet you can engrave your name on a corner of it in style. This will look pretty cool and also will give a completely different style to your wallet. Even it will be a personalized wallet for you which will be more special. See examples here: https://www.bosslaser.com/leather-engraving.
#6: Glass Jars
Do you have different glass jars in your kitchen for different spices and ingredients? If yes then you can use this laser engraver to engrave the name of the particular spices on these glass jars. It will help one to easily recognize which jar has which ingredients in it. Besides being convenient, it will also look pretty cool.
#7: Dog Collar
Dog collar is a personal stuff of your beloved dog. Like you love to have personalized belongings, your dog too will love to own something like that. Since dogs cannot tell their name to someone, engraving its name on a dog collar can be a great idea. This way people will also know the name of your dog and it can be a personalized item of your dog’s outfit too.
#8: Customized Phone Cases
People use different phone cases to protect their phones or tablets. Of course customized engravings on the phone covers can make it more yours. Thus to get customized phone case, you can engrave any cool designs, quotes or even your name on it. This will give a complete personalized mobile cover based on your choice and preferences.
#9: Wedding Invitations
Everyone send a printed card as a wedding invitation. But if you want to make something different and special then you can use this laser engraver to engrave the name of the bride and groom on it. The wedding invitation will look pretty cool as well as totally unique especially for your wedding.
#10: Decorative Pieces
You can also engrave some great design, symbols or quotes on a piece of wood and use it as a decorative item. This will look pretty cool as a decorative piece at your house. This engraver can be used for any DIY decoration projects on woods, glasses or any metals.
#11: Coffee Cups
Coffee cups are a quite common way to express your love, affection and relation with someone. So, if you want to DIY some coffee mugs or cups with great designs and engravings then also you can use laser engraver. This is a cool idea to gift someone or even to make your coffee mug unique or personalized just for you.
#12: Business Cards
Business cards are used in almost all industries. It can be made up of woods, metals, acrylic etc. But if you want to give it a unique and special touch to make it stand out from the common ones then laser engraving the best idea. You can use laser cut design on the business cards to engrave the company name on it. Here’s a gallery of laser etched business cards for ideas: http://properrecognition.com/gallery/
Laser cut jewelries are so much in nowadays. It is really amazing to have such a customized jewelry in your collection. If you have any preferred design that you want in your jewelry, be it necklace, ring or earrings you can get it. The laser engraver can be used to cut a preferred design on an ornament.
#14: Keychain Bottle Opener
Key chain Bottle Openers are another useful thing that many people own. Many love to gift to someone along with a bottle of their favorite beverage. Thus, a customized key chain bottle opener is always preferable with the name or anything personal engraved on it.
#15: Trophies & Prizes
The trophies, medal and mementos can be engraved with a name, quote or anything related to the person to make it more personalized and special. A personalized memento with the company or institution name on it is any day more special than that of a normal memento. Same goes for the trophies and awards or prizes.
These are the things that can be done. It is highly beneficial and can be of great use for any DIY or customizing projects. Here some good resources for further review: