The Endurance 8.5 watt+ laser attachment for your 3D printer / CNC mill. Perfect tool for laser cutting / engraving.

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$575$695
- 18%
Till 07/20/2018

Do you need to cut or engrave various surfaces?
Are you looking for an additional accessory for your 3D printer or CNC device?


Order a 8.5 watt+ laser from Endurance and enjoy it.
Engraving and cutting becomes possible on your 3D printer and CNC machine.
Get full customer support and after-sales service.

Infinite Abilities Of This Diode Laser

Material Laser cutting Laser engraving
Stainless steel -
Copper and brass -
Ceramics - +
Aluminum
(painted and anodized)
- + (speed ~100-250)
Stone - + (speed ~100-250)
Glass - + (speed ~100-250)
Leather + (speed ~400-500)
Hardboard + 3-4 mm (single pass) + (speed ~500-750)
Cardboard + 3-5mm (single pass) + (speed ~500-750)
Paper + + (speed ~500-1500)
Fabric + + (speed ~250-500)
Felt + + (speed ~250-500)
PVC + (speed ~400-500)
ABS + (speed ~400-500)
PLA + (speed ~400-500)
Acrylic + (speed ~250-500)
Wood / Plywood + (speed ~100-1000)

Independent laser cutting test results

Material - thickness Speed Laser power Amount of passes without a compressor Amount of passes with a compressor
Plywood 3 mm 30 100%
Plywood 4 mm 30 100%
Plywood 5 mm 30 100%
Plywood 6 mm 30 100%
Plywood 3 mm 50 100%
Plywood 4 mm 50 100%
Plywood 5 mm 50 100%
Plywood 6 mm 50 100%
Plywood 3 mm 100 100% 4 (no charring)
Plywood 4 mm 100 100% 5 (no charring)
Plywood 5 mm 100 100%
Plywood 6 mm 100 100%

Technical information

I’d like to say, that

I’d like to say, that the endurance support is great. We ran into some technical problems and George helped us. He mailed us up to seven times a day according to provide a result of the problem. So we’d like to thank George for the time he invested in us.

Sven Batista Steinbach

Very pleased with my Endurance

Very pleased with my Endurance 8.5 watt laser purchase…George was very helpful all the way through the process by providing answers, suggestions, and professional help in general…After mounting and setting up the laser, it performs exactly as advertised I’m looking forward to more experimenting with engraving and cutting…thank you George and Endurance Lasers for your product and support.

Phil

Great work guys!

It is always a risk when ordering products on-line and even more of a risk when you are ordering from another country. You just never really know if the place you are ordering from is just interested in taking your money and you never really know if the product you will get actually lives up to the sales pitch or if it is just going to be junk and the vendor won’t respond to your calls.

Well I can tell you, that is certainly not the case with Endurance Lasers based on the experience I had in purchasing my 8.5 watt laser. George answers any questions I had before I purchased the unit, which would not be that unusual, but when I ordered it and it arrived damaged, George really showed me his true colours. He responded immediately to my email, promised to have a replacement shipped the next day and paid for the shipping to send the unit back to him. Although he provided a tracking number for the replacement, after a few weeks it had still not arrived. To this day it is still showing in-transit. When I brought this to their attention, George stepped up again and immediately shipped me another from their US office which arrived a week later.

I now have my laser installed and could no be happier. This thing is everything they made it out to be, and more. A quick email to them if I have a question and they respond fast and with very helpful answers. This is my first laser so I’m sure a few of my questions were newbie-like, but their responses never have been.

It is so refreshing to buy from a company that really cares and demonstrates superior customer service skills like these guys do.

Great work guys! And fantastic product!

Sincerely,

One Happy Customer.

Darrel

I just want to say

I just want to say what a fantastic experience I have had in purchasing my 8,5 watt laser from Endurance, I am an Educator and work for a Film School ,Afilm.es here in spain training students in cinematography and we intend to use the laser for two things one to assist us in making parts for films so that the students can learn and secondly my wife is a special needs teacher and I will be using the laser to make toys for the children some who are 5 and 6 and cant even talk but can play, George the CEO of Endurance has helped immensely in choosing the right laser, I must have asked over 50 questions , we have had chats and video links to discuss what i want to do and he is one of the most helpful people I know.

I cant wait for the laser to arrive so we can get to work. George´s attitude to the way he sells lasers is what made me choose Endurance, I was thinking of a chinese laser of ebay but could not get anyone to answer my questions and buying a laser from a ebay company who sells lasers and then toys and underwear is not the sort of company who i should be buying a dangerous but safe machine from, I will need aftercare and in the future will be looking for a CNC Router which Endurance sells and I know where i will be coming, thanks for all your help George, I am sure we will speak more.

Neil Scott

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Laser Type
Nichia diode
Laser Optical Power Output
8500mW ± 15%
Focal Length
2-10 cm (variable) for 3 element lens | 2-10 mm (variable) for G2 lens
Laser Wavelength
445 nm
Lens Type
3 element long focal lens / G2 short focal lens
Operation Time
Tested 48-72 hours continuous
Voltage
9-16V DC
Current
4-6 Amps
Cooling
Active air blowing with 3 fans
Mount
Ultra compatible and universal
Installation Process
Full guidance
Minimum Laser Pixel (spot) Size
0.1 mm (100 uM)
Power adjustment
Additional wire TTL/PWM control (1-12V)
Laser Dimensions (W x L x H)
55 x 95 x 105 mm (2.1 x 3.7 x 4.1)''
Laser Weight
190 g (2/5’’ lbs)
Laser Driver
Build-in
Lifetime
10 000 hours
Maintanance
Is not required

What is improved, comparing to 8 watt laser?

  • Schematics became more efficient and reliable.
  • More efficient cooling system (fans replaced on 7200 RPM) and better heatsink is used.
  • More smart mounts.
  • Increased voltage and a current to the laser diode: 7.2V & 5 - 5.5A.

Everything that you need to know about Endurance accessories.

Goggles
always wear red or green goggles when you operate the laser. Remember Endurance lasers are class 4 item and must never be aimed in any live specie.
G2 lens
short focal lens with focal range 2-10 mm (1/10 - 2/5’’) a necessary accessory for laser cutting or laser engraving on metals.
Endurance MO1 PCB
an electronic board that allows feed the laser from external power supply (needed when your main board does not have enough power output)
Laser connectors
variety of a different wires and connectors that will be useful when you plug the laser to your board.
Laser mounts
aluminum mounts that will help you to hook the laser to you machine. 4 types with M3 screws: L, П, I, T.
Laser actuator
a Z axis actuator that will help to change laser position on Z axis. Is a good option for XY plotters with no Z-axis mechanism.
AC/DC 12V5A
an additional power supply for Endurance lasers.
AC/DC 12V1A
an additional power supply for 10 watt laser fans.
Step down DC/DC converter
a DC/DC converter that decreases the voltage down to required 12V for Endurance lasers.
Endurance laser box
is a nice gadget (add-on) for your laser module to measure incoming voltage, outcoming voltage and current on a laser diode, laser driver module, Endurance MO1 PCB, temperature sensor and Arduino board for changing laser power.
Arduino board with an Endurance sketch
allows changing laser power (duty ratio) and a frequency of the laser. Can change the laser into impulsive mode.
Temperature sensor
additional temperature sensor for monitoring of a laser temperature.
Voltmeter
additional voltmeter for measuring incoming voltage.
Voltmeter & ammeter
additional voltmeter & ammeter for measuring outcoming voltage and current that goes to the laser diode.
DIY checking pin kit
a full it that will help you to check pins on your board, laser power, etc.
Air pump
laser addition that allows blowing the air to the place of laser cutting / laser engraving. Increases speed of a laser cutting up to 50% and reduce charring.
TEC module
Peltier cooling system for better laser cooling (increases power up to 10%).
The laser does not work
Please, check the power adapter’s (voltage & current) performance. Connect the TTL wire to the 12V+ to test if the laser is working. It should work full power. Watch this video.
The laser works full power but the laser power cannot be changed
Please check the g-code parameters (S / L) used for the pin to change the power. Either your PWM does not change the duty ratio or the contact of any of the laser connectors (if you run without TTL) is broken. Check with the voltmeter and ammeter if the voltage on this pin changes. Watch a video about TTL signal. Arduino with TTL.
I did everything as described but the laser does not work
We need to see a detailed photo and video of what you have done to help you with further steps.
Sometimes 13N10 or LM338 die and need to be replaced. We will guide you how to do that.
Endurance MO1 PCB does not work
The Endurance MO1 PCB is a quite a simple circuit and works pretty stable, however, there is a simple way to check it out. (described on this page + video guidance)
How do I find a proper pin to connect the laser?
We provide an ultimate guidance and tutorials. The laser is usually connected to the fan output on 3D printers or spindle output on CNC machines or can be connected to any other pin that is controllable, such as: D11 on the Arduino Nano. Detailed pinouts you may find here.
The laser lost its power.
The probability that this might happen is 5%. It might happen due to overheating. Avoid the laser diode and laser control board overheating. Check the temperature of the heatsink or laser driver. They must not be VERY hot (if you can touch these elements and hold on – it means that the temperature is less than 70C). If the temperature rises too high we can guide you how to reduce the voltage going to the laser diode and causing the loss of power.
The Endurance 8.5 watt+ laser attachment for your 3D printer / CNC mill. Perfect tool for laser cutting / engraving.

Laser cutting and laser engraving for home and for business.

Advantages of Endurance lasers


High quality standard

Multi-level testing system.
Industrial components.


Ultra reliable

The guaranteed duration of the continuous operation ~48-72 hours.


True continuous power output

Our products have the rated power output as advertised – unlike Chinese analogues.


TTL mode

Can be turned on and off with 0-12V.
Variable power output.


Plug and play

Universal and compatible mount.
Compatible with most 3D printers and CNC machines.


Friendly return policy

Do not like the laser?
Simply return within 14 days and get a full refund.

Laser attachments and laser engraving (marking) machines.

Why do our customers buy lasers and engraving machines from Endurance?


Realtime advices

We assist and give advice by phone / email / messenger / telegram / whatsapp / viber.


Professional support

We help to install and tune the laser. We offer qualified after-sales support.


Everything you need

We ship everything you need in the parcel to get started.


Immediate delivery

We ship all units within 4-24 hours.


Lifetime warranty

All our lasers are tested and could work up to 10000 hours.


Upgrade option

Do you have an old model? Upgrade your unit with more powerful one.

Compatible 3D Printers and CNC Machines

Anet
Anycubic
Creality Cr-10
Eleksmaker
Lulzbot
MakeBlock
Makerbot
MillRight CNC
Monoprice
Openbuilds ACRO
Prusa i3
Reprap
Shapeoko 3
Ultimaker
WanHao
X-Carve
Tevo 3D
FlashForge

Learn more about compatible 3D printers / XY plotters and CNC machine

What goes in the box?

We will put everything you need to get started with our 8.5 watt+ laser instrument.

Galleries of the product

Samples of engraving and cutting

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Design of the 8.5 watt (8500 mW) Endurance laser

Live demo of 8.5 watt laser abilities
Endurance MO1 pcb with modification (made Paolo)
8.5 watt laser live demo
Laser engraving on stone and aluminum
Installation process of 8.5 watt laser on ANET A8 3D printer
8.5 watt laser on DIY engraving machine
8.5 watt laser power consumption measurement

Highly efficient cooling system

Fan cooling systemFan cooling casing

An efficient fan casing system cools the laser diode very effectively preventing from overheating.

This allows 8.5 watt Endurance laser+ to operate 48-72 hours without a break.

Support and guidelines

Important Notes

  • Check your power adapter: should have the 12V and 6-7A output.
  • Check the focus of the laser: tune the focus accurately for the G2 lens.
  • Check the schematics of your electronic board, the laser (spindle) power output should have 12V and 6-7 amps. (Recommend to use the external Endurance MO1 PCB)

Compatibility and installation process.

  • The Endurance 8.5 watt+ laser can be installed on any 3D printer and CNC machine.
  • Does not require additional mounts, connectors.
  • Ready to go in 15 minutes after you get it.

Full guidance

Laser connection diagram for 8.5 watt laser

Detailed guidance about getting started with 8.5 watt laser

Laser connection diagram for 8.5 watt laser
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