Epilog Helix 24 Laser: The Helix’s generous 24″ x 18″ x 8.5″ (610 x 457 x 215.9 mm) engraving area will allow you to engrave multiple pieces as well as thicker materials, including boxes and vases. The Helix has a 50 watt CO2 laser system to allow for the highest-quality engraving and cutting of wood, acrylics, plastics, stone, and much more.
Epilog Helix 24
Engraving Area: 24″ x 18″
Maximum Material Thickness: 8.5″
Maximum Material Thickness with Table removed: 11″ with a 23.5″ x 17″ engraving area.
Laser Wattage: 50 Watts
Lase Source: State-of-the-art, digitally controlled, air-cooled CO2 laser tubes are fully modular, permanently aligned and field replaceable.
Intelligent Memory Capacity: Multiple file storage up to 64 MB. Rolling buffer allows files of any size to be engraved.
Air Assist: Attach an air compressor to our included Air Assist to remove heat and combustible gases from the cutting surface by directing a constant stream of compressed air across the cutting surface.
Laser Dashboard: The Laser Dashboard™ controls your Epilog Laser’s settings from a wide range of software packages – from design programs to spreadsheet applications to CAD drawing packages.
Red Dot Pointer: Since the laser beam is invisible, the Red Dot Pointer on Epilog’s Mini and Helix Lasers allows you to have a visual reference for locating where the laser will fire.
Relocatable Home: When engraving items that are not easily placed at the top corner of the laser, you can set a new home position by hand with the convenient Movable Home Position feature on the Legend Series Lasers.
Operating Modes: Optimized raster, vector or combined modes.
Motion Control System: High-speed, continuous-loop, DC servo motors using linear and rotary encoder technology for precise positioning.
X-Axis Bearings: Ground and polished stainless steel NeverWear Bearing System.
Belts: Advanced B-style Kevlar Belts.
Resolution: User controlled from 75 to 1200 dpi.
Speed and Power Control: Computer or manually control speed and power in 1% increments to 100%. Vector color mapping links speed, power and focus to any RGB color.
Print Interface: 10 Base-T Ethernet or USB Connection. Compatible with Windows® XP/Vista/7/8/10.
Size (W x D x H): 36.5″ x 32″ x 39.8″
Weight: 180 lbs
Electrical Requirements: Auto-switching power supply accommodates 110 to 240 volts, 50 or 60 Hz, single phase.
Maximum Table Weight: The Helix 24 has a static table weight of 70 lbs and a lifting table weight of 30 lbs.
Normal Sound Level: 62 db
Ventilation System: 350 – 400 cfm (595-680 m3/hr) external exhaust to the outside or internal filtration system is required. There is one output port, 4″ in diameter.