Fill lines not quite aligned

I’m using a fibre laser - when using a fill, the lines are slightly offset alternating left to right.

Its not off by much, but wondered if there is a setting to modify the alignment. I want the lines to match as I’m trying to get a grating effect

Wasn’t quite sure from your description but you may be looking for scanning offset adjustment. Documented here:
Scanning Offset Adjustment - LightBurn Software Documentation

Yes… Something like that, but it’s using a galvo, not a belt driven head.

It didn’t seem to have that option when using the fibre laser settings

Got you. I don’t think I’ve seen anyone else reporting this for galvos but I may have just missed it.

Yeah… Same issue in that lines are slightly offset from each other - must be a timing issue as its repeatable…

I’d guess, there’s a small deadband where the mirror stops which isn’t being taken into account.

You can trying adjusting your timing and delay settings to fix this.


Not had a chance to try this, but it sounds like this might be the issue - I’ll have a look at the settings.

Not sure as it only seems to happen when the laser is going right to left, rather than left to right.

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