Build You Own Laser – Part 2 – CNC Laser Machine Frame

Build You Own Laser – Part 2 – CNC Laser Machine Frame

This Frame is still a work in progress so I will continue to add to this list until the project is completed.


In my video

I show the design software ( I used to create a plan and cutting list for the chosen material for the frame of my machine 3030 Profile Aluminium Extrusion T-Slot. 

I sourced mine here in Australia from ( I ordered Bolts, T-Slot Nuts and Brackets from MK Aluminium (you can order in Australia via eBay from MK Aluminium – )

I didn’t purchase enough nuts and bolts, so I also purchased extra bolts and T-Slot nuts online, below.

I purchased additional M5 Bolts and Castors from The Fastener Factory

I needed more corner angle brackets and found them a bit cheaper to order online.

  • I ordered these Aluminium Profile Corner Bracket, 3030 Series L Shape Right Angle Connector, for Standard 8mm Slot Aluminium Extrusion Profile – 
  • I used mostly 3030 profile there are a lot of different connections available to suit your needs – 

Estimated Summary of Expenses

3030 Profile  39 Meters AUD $585
Bolts & Nuts 150 pieces Each AUD $95
Angle Brackets 120 pieces AUD $180
5″ Castor Wheels 4 with Brake AUD $40
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