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 Basic Laser cutter Rules and Tips** Basic Laser cutter Rules and Tips**
-  - 1. You cannot look at both laser cutters at the same time, This means you cannot operate both Little and Big Red at the same time. +  -  You cannot look at both laser cutters at the same time, This means you cannot operate both Little and Big Red at the same time. 
-  - 2. Clean up the bed after you are done cutting. +  -  Clean up the bed after you are done cutting. 
-  - 3. Closed footwear must be worn at all times in the laser area, Due to the large and heavy objects in the area there is a crushing risk. +  -  Closed footwear must be worn at all times in the laser area, Due to the large and heavy objects in the area there is a crushing risk. 
-  - 4. Do not attempt to open covers or fix issues yourself if you are not qualified to do so. Let the list know if there is an issue so it can be safely resolved. +  -  Do not attempt to open covers or fix issues yourself if you are not qualified to do so. Let the list know if there is an issue so it can be safely resolved. 
-  - 5. Ensure Chiller temp is correct before operating, I have seen over the last week or two countless times where the chiller is at 30+ Degrees and people are cutting. +  -  Ensure Chiller temp is correct before operating, I have seen over the last week or two countless times where the chiller is at 30+ Degrees and people are cutting. 
-  - 6. Do not slam or force the main door, if its not closing there is probably something in the way, Move it and try again. +  -  Do not slam or force the main door, if its not closing there is probably something in the way, Move it and try again. 
-  - 7. Do not leave the laser cutter while its being used, This may result in the Pause button being pressed by someone, Or in some cases the E-STOP button pressed, If you are withing ear/eyeshot of the laser cutter this is generally considered OK (Going to the fridge etc) +  -  Do not leave the laser cutter while its being used, This may result in the Pause button being pressed by someone, Or in some cases the E-STOP button pressed, If you are withing ear/eyeshot of the laser cutter this is generally considered OK (Going to the fridge etc) 
-  - 8. Non approved materials are not to be cut in the machines, I have found two cases where people are cutting(trying to cut) ABS in the last 2 weeks. +  -  Non approved materials are not to be cut in the machines, I have found two cases where people are cutting(trying to cut) ABS in the last 2 weeks. 
-  - 9. If you aren't confident, Then dont do it. +  -  If you aren't confident, Then dont do it. 
-  - 10. If you dont know... Ask.+  -  If you dont know... Ask.
  
  
 **General Courtesy:** **General Courtesy:**
-  - 1. If you have a job that will take an Hour, But someone else has a 5 minute cut, Let them ahead of you. +  -  If you have a job that will take an Hour, But someone else has a 5 minute cut, Let them ahead of you. 
-  - 2. If you NEED to do big 1Hr+ jobs, Try come in at times when the space is less busy (At night) +  -  If you NEED to do big 1Hr+ jobs, Try come in at times when the space is less busy (At night) 
-  - 3. If you change the laser origin, Change it back when you are done, There is nothing more frustrating than downloading your design just to find the origin is changed from the last person who used it. (Yes you) +  -  If you change the laser origin, Change it back when you are done, There is nothing more frustrating than downloading your design just to find the origin is changed from the last person who used it. (Yes you) 
-  - 4. Clean up after yourself, Anything, Even if it has meat left on it, Left out will be disposed off, No questions asked. (Or chopped up), Dont complain when your big bit of 3mm MDF goes missing after leaving it out. +  -  Clean up after yourself, Anything, Even if it has meat left on it, Left out will be disposed off, No questions asked. (Or chopped up), Dont complain when your big bit of 3mm MDF goes missing after leaving it out. 
-  - 5. If it doesn'​t have a name of it, Its declared free-game, unless its obvious.+  -  If it doesn'​t have a name of it, Its declared free-game, unless its obvious.
  
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