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  1. Laser Module 0.5W/2.5W or 5.5W Taper laser mount 2 pcs M3x12 Cap Screws
    • Laser Module 0.5W/2.5W or 5.5W

    • Taper laser mount

    • 2 pcs M3x12 Cap Screws

    • Laser mounting bracket

    • 1 pcs M4x12 Cap Screw

    • 1 pcs M4 Lock Nut

    • Cable Holder

    • 1 pcs M3x12 Cap Screw

  2. 2.5mm Allen Key 3mm Allen Key
    • 2.5mm Allen Key

    • 3mm Allen Key

  3. Mount the Taper laser mount to the laser with the taper towards the bottom as shown
    • Mount the Taper laser mount to the laser with the taper towards the bottom as shown

    • Fix it with the two M3x12 cap screws

  4. Mount the laser bracket to the spindle as shown Make sure the bracket hooks onto the spindle bracket at the bottom
    • Mount the laser bracket to the spindle as shown

    • Make sure the bracket hooks onto the spindle bracket at the bottom

    • Clamp the bracket with the M4x12 cap screw and lock nut

  5. Slot the laser into the bracket as shown Connect the laser cable to the laser Ensure that the order of the cables are correct
    • Slot the laser into the bracket as shown

    • Connect the laser cable to the laser

    • Ensure that the order of the cables are correct

    • Red cable: +12V

    • Black cable: GND

    • Green cable: PWM

  6. Remove the M3 screw and washer from the stand-off next to the X-motor Mount the cable holder with the M3x12 cap screw as shown The cable holder is used to secure the laser cable when the laser is removed from the machine
    • Remove the M3 screw and washer from the stand-off next to the X-motor

    • Mount the cable holder with the M3x12 cap screw as shown

    • The cable holder is used to secure the laser cable when the laser is removed from the machine

  7. Connect the 2-pin connector from the mosfet board to the controller board as shown.  It connects to the Z+ pins and the black cable connects to the black pin and the red cable to the white pin The green cable from the laser connector connects to the Z- pin.  Please note it connects to the white pin as shown. The green cable from the laser connector connects to the Z- pin.  Please note it connects to the white pin as shown.
    • Connect the 2-pin connector from the mosfet board to the controller board as shown. It connects to the Z+ pins and the black cable connects to the black pin and the red cable to the white pin

    • The green cable from the laser connector connects to the Z- pin. Please note it connects to the white pin as shown.

  8. Mount the fan back onto the controller board with the original M4 screws and nuts
    • Mount the fan back onto the controller board with the original M4 screws and nuts

    • Now the wires can be neatend below the machine with the remaining cable ties. Please note that all the cables are designed for the large CNC machine, thus the small and medium machines will have extra long cables.

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