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Laser Engraving Leather - Application Guide

Leather engraving is known for bringing a luxurious look to one of the most comfortable, durable, and timeless materials. Here at OMTech, we know that long-lasting leather engraving is essential to enthusiasts and professionals alike. That’s why we’re laser-focused on providing expert knowledge and advice - to teach you how to engrave leather correctly. Do you own a small business? Are you a life-long hobbyist? Or maybe you’re just setting out on your DIY journey. For each chapter in your laser engraving story, we have a user-friendly guide to answer all your questions on leather and other laser applications. Once you know how to use an OMTech leather engraving machine to its full capabilities, your inventive imagination can run wild with the endless options of leather-laden creations.
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Leather Types

So you’ve decided that leatherwork is your leading line of labor? Let’s find out what types of leather work best with our machines:
Full-grain leather

Top-grain leather

Genuine leather (suede)

Bonded leather

Corrected grain

Napped leather

Nubuck leather

Synthetic leather

Alcantara leather

How thick can a laser cut wood?
How thick can I engrave Leather?

Depending on the wattage of your laser engraver, you can engrave anywhere between 1/16-1/4" thick. Now it's time to get creative and use a variety of different marks in your design! Our machines are beaming with possibilities!

Application Usages

This is where your creativity comes to cultivate new concepts - where ideas come to life! OMTech laser engravers open up the worthwhile world of limitless leather:

Custom Furniture: Calling all carpenters and craftsmen! Fashion fine furniture with personally-tailored leather accents that will keep your clients coming back.

Saddlery: Saddlemakers can create custom patterns and lettering to make a masterful mark on equine equipment.

DIY: Found a project idea online? Doing it yourself is as easy as ever!

Home Projects: Provide a sense of customized comfort to your own home and wow your guests!

Product Designs: Do you own a small business? Give your leather products an eye-opening illustration!

Arts & Crafts: Calling all artists and leather craft enthusiasts. Let’s make something special!

Clothing & Accessories: Personalize your style with luxurious leather lettering!

Decorations & Gifts: Surprise your loved ones with a one-of-a-kind present that will leave a lasting memory!

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Really beautiful machine. I am very pleased about my purchase!

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