So you want to make your custom skateboard ?

Laser engraving allows you to make it with a beautiful and high quality rendering.

We are here to help and advise you, also we think you should know as much as possible to make exactly what you want.

 

 

 
 

The machine

Like a printer.
But instead of sending ink, it sends photons that burn the wood extremely precisely.

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the wood  

The wood is your canvas.
It can be natural or colored.

 
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Natural wood

When burnt, the wood gets darker. 

 
 
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White

With white wood the result is close but the contraste is stronger.

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Yellow

Give it some pop with yellow !

 
 
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Black

Watch out !
The colored layer is removed and the natural wood appears. It makes the engraved parts lighter than the background.

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Blue

Once again, engraved parts are lighter than the background.

 
 
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Red

The color of love ?
Same same, the natural wood appears after the laser has engraved the colored layer.

 

 

 

ENGRAVING A PHOTO


Have you ever heard of rasterization process ?
If not, you've seen it for sure : it is used a lot in printing.

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photography laser engraved

Engraving shades 
means
engraving
a lot of
small dots.

 
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A piece of advise

> Imagine your picture in black and white
> Prefer a contrasted picture 

 
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WANT TO USE the FULL POWER ?

Full power can't be used to engrave the small dots.
But it's possible if you choose a pure black and white illustration. 
You'll have a nice relief.

 
lighton illustration
lighton skateboard
 

We always control your image and give you feedbacks.

 

Ready ?

Question ?