Training - Applications and How To Guides

Step by step guides for different applications

Follow our step by step tutorials to get more familiar working with laser engraving materials, engraving supplies and Trotec laser machines. In each tutorial we provide you with sample graphics which you can personalise and easily turn into finished workpieces. Our tutorials offer important tips and tricks that will make your daily work easier, whether you are processing engraving laminates, engravable acrylic, laser wood or engravable metal.

Vintage ice cream sign
Vintage ice cream sign made from engraving materials

Create this vintage sign using laser acrylic, engravable wood and engraving metal.

laser engraved TroLase Foil
Stickers made from TroLase Foil

Create stickers using the TroLase Foil material.

engravable acrylic bouquet
Bouquet made with Trotec materials

Create a bouquet using Trotec materials - a gift idea for many occasions

Laser acrylic sign
Laser cutting functional signage

Create a functional sign using engravable acrylic. Full instructions available.

engraving laminate template
Pet tag template

Create a template for engraving our pet tag range using laser engraving laminate. Full tutorial and instructions.

Laser cut sign
Laser cut parking sign

Laser cut a parking sign using our laser cutting materials. Watch the video tutorial. You can use laser engraving laminates or engravable acrylic to create this tutorial, but the settings will be different.

laser acrylic coffee holder
Acrylic coffee bar

Follow our tutorial to create an engravable acrylic coffee bar using our laser acrylic TroGlass range.

laser acrylic christmas tree
Laser cut acrylic Christmas tree

Create an eye catching centrepiece for your Christmas party with our handy tutorial using engravable acrylic.

Engraving laminate puzzle
Laser cut puzzle

Create a laser cut puzzle using the new Trotec Digital Print Series engraving laminate material.

Laser acrylic wall clock
Laser cutting wall clock

Create a custom wall clock using our TroLase ADA Signage material engravable acrylic.

Laser cutting acrylic trophy
Laser cutting acrylic tutorial

Follow our tutorial to use TroGlass acrylic to create a laser cut engravable acrylic trophy.

laser cutting wooden tea shop sign
Laser cutting wooden sign

Create a tea house sign using our new ranges of solid and veneer laser woods.

Laser cut stickers and labels from TroLase Lights

Read our tips and instructions about how to create stickers from TroLase Lights using the Kiss Cut method.

Finding the right laser parameters

The following guide explains how to determine the right parameters for your application.

Create laser engraved plant signs

Learn how to laser engrave and laser cut a spring-like plant sign with our TroLase Reverse engravable acrylic material. 

How to easily laser engrave functional signage

Our tutorial will show you how to easily engrave signage with a step by step guide.

Custom-made sign - engraving a control panel sign

Learn how to laser engrave and laser cut custom-made signs in our handy how-to guide.

Laser engrave decorative items

View our step by step tutorial for engraving a decorative item using TroLas engraving laminate.

Muffin Case laser engraved
TroLase Thins Christmas decoration

Create muffin cases from TroLase Thins with the help of our step by step guide.