A Project Storage Box

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1 Designing your own lid for the laser cutter

Try It

  • Search for the images you want for your box.

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  • You will need to select images and then go to settings and select advanced search.

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  • Change the options to 'Black & white' and the change it to line drawings. Now click advanced search.

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  • Try to avoid images with too much detail.

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  • Copy the image you wish to use.

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  • Now go to your desktop and open 2D designs.

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  • You will now need to setup the page size.

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  • Select user defined.

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  • Change X to 145mm and Y to 90mm.

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  • Now paste your image onto the page. Right click on the mouse and select 'paste'.

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  • You will now need to vectorise the bitmap.

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  • Select monochrome and then click OK.

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  • Click OK again.

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  • You can now add text to your image.

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  • The text can then be adjusted to different sizes.

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