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Out for Delivery: The First UL-Certified Laser Cutter

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Out for Delivery: The First UL-Certified Laser Cutter

The Dremel DigiLab Laser Cutter is now available for shipping since going on pre-sale in May

MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., September 24, 2018 – After its highly-anticipated debut last fall, the Dremel DigiLab Laser Cutter officially starts shipping this week.

Geared toward small business owners, the Dremel DigiLab Laser Cutter makes it easy to customize any project. As the first and only UL-certified laser cutter on the market, it is a safe and reliable option for users of all levels and backgrounds.

"The DigiLab Laser Cutter is designed to empower our Makers like never before," said Dremel President John Kavanagh. "It is truly built for those looking to personalize their work and streamline their business.”

In addition to the smart diagnostics platform and automatic safety sensors, this newest Dremel DigiLab product features intuitive software that makes quick work of engraving a variety of materials including wood, acrylic, leather, glass and more. Users can easily import designs and adjust settings to maximize material usage and manage projects. From there, the built-in camera allows users to convert original designs to files and add them to the Dremel material library for convenience and accessibility.

Backed by nearly nine decades of top-notch customer service, users can expect around-the-clock support with the Dremel DigiLab Laser Cutter. “Our focus on reliability, safety and ease of use is central to the design of the Laser Cutter,” Kavanagh said. “After years of brainstorming, prototyping and testing, we’re excited to get the newest addition to the DigiLab suite of products in our users’ hands.”

Dremel DigiLab Laser Cutter Main Features at a Glance:

  • Sealed 40W CO2 laser with an engraving area of 18.4" x 12" (467 mm x 304.8 mm) and maximum engraving height of 1.25" (32 mm)
  • Integrated software system enables high-speed performance and accessibility
  • Wi-Fi connectivity is ideal for multi-device makerspaces and businesses
  • LCD touch screen lets users easily import and run jobs directly on machine
  • In-unit camera and auto-array feature allows for more precise printing and optimizes material usage
  • First UL-certified laser cutter outfitted with SMART sensors to detect issues and provide immediate solutions
  • Compact cooling and air assist system minimizes time and energy during set up
  • World-class customer support with the industry’s best one-year warranty

“I’m really excited to get the DigiLab Laser Cutter into our studio,” says Anna Warren, co-owner of Milwaukee-based leather crafting company Tactile Craftworks. “It’s going to help us use our materials better, and I think it’s going to help ramp up productivity and cut down on a lot of waste for us.”

The Dremel DigiLab Laser Cutter is available now at select retailers and online (MSRP $5,999 USD). For more information about the Dremel DigiLab Laser Cutter and the entire DigiLab suite, visit digilab.dremel.com.

About Dremel

Since inventing the high-speed rotary tool in 1934, the Dremel brand has been helping Makers with its full line of versatile, easy-to-use tool systems that deliver the perfect solution for almost any job. From our Dremel rotary tools, Multi-Max™ oscillating tools, Ultra-Saw™ and Saw-Max™ multi-saws, and Fortiflex™ flex shaft tool to the Idea Builder™ 3D printer, Makers have come to know and trust the brand to complete their projects. Combining compact size, ergonomic design, precision and versatility with a wide range of highly engineered accessories, Dremel tools can be used to accomplish numerous applications in a variety of materials.

Today, as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Robert Bosch Tool Corporation in Mount Prospect, IL, Dremel celebrates 85 years in business and maintains its commitment to innovation and quality. Regardless of what the task may be, the Dremel brand is dedicated to empowering Makers through creativity, precision and project enjoyment.

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