State of the art laser services in the Algarve.
We are designers with a passion for technology.
Put our expertise to work for you.
Let us help you expand the possibilities.
Turn your ideas into objects.
Our laser works hard so you don't have to
Using your design files we program our laser.
Our lasers accomodate a wide range of materials.
The laser accurately cuts, etches and marks your material.
The result is precise parts made to your specifications
Working with us is easy
Tell us your idea.
If you know what you want, then the quickest way to get started is with our contact form. Be sure to include material information and quantities you require.
If you have an idea but aren't sure how best to execute it, just send us as much information as possible and we will contact you to discuss your project.
Either way, we'll review your submission and get in touch with you within 1 business day.
We work with you.
Every project is unique, so before we send you a proposal for cutting your parts, we can assist you in developing a comprehensive strategy to best realize your idea.
We can assist with choosing materials, creating or optimizing your digital artwork and providing samples for larger or more complex jobs.
You can also visit our studio.
We make your parts.
Once you are happy with our proposal, just accept our quote.
We will get to work right away. We work quickly to make sure we meet your deadlines.
Once the parts are finished, you can pick them up in our studio or we can pack and ship them to you. If you are in the Algarve, we will deliver the parts ourselves.
Just listen to what our clients say about us
Our laser is versatile
ABS Plastic : 6mm
Acrylic (Cast) : 10mm
Acrylic (Extruded) : 6mm
Cardboard : 12mm
Cork : 3mm
Fabric : 2mm
Felt : 18mm
Foam Board : 8mm
Leather : 6mm
Mat Board : 4mm
MDF : 10mm
Paper : 2mm
Rubber : 4mm
Wood : 8mm
Cut through material along designated paths, to make individual parts with high quality edges.
All materials that can be cut can also be etched. In addition, the following materials can be lightly etched to create a visible effect.
Vaporize material to a specified depth, creating a flat surface with a high quality finish.
Create high quality permanent black marks without removing material or impacting surface integrity.
These materials have good characteristics for sculpting at the depths listed. Sculpting can require a prototype to ensure the best results.
Acrylic (Cast) : 3mm
Leather : 2mm
Rubber : 3mm
Tooling Foam : 3mm
Wood : 2mm
Vaporize material at multiple depths to create a 3D relief from your bitmap artwork.
We cut, engrave, mark and sculpt a wide range of materials.
If you don’t see the material you would like to use, contact us, and
we will let you know if your material is compatible with our equipment.
We will not work with PVC, polycarbonate, or carbon fiber.
Our laser is large and accommodates round parts like bottles.
Laser Processing Area: 810mm x 450mm
Maximum Part Size: 940mm x 580mm x 225mm
Rotary Capacity (for round parts): 200mm diameter x 450mm long
It takes digital artwork to make it all happen
To prepare your design files, follow these guidelines.
To reduce time and cost, it is important to provide vector based digital design files optimized for laser cutting following our guidelines.
Lines for Cutting
0.01mm Lines, Red: RGB(1,0,0)
0.01mm Lines, Blue: RGB(0,0,1)
Lines for Etching
0.01mm Lines, Green: RGB(0,1,0)
Areas for Etching
.05mm Lines or Fills, Black: RGB(1,1,1)
For the best results, start with our template files.
We also offer assistance in creating and optimizing digital design files.
If you need our help with your files, just send us what you can (photos, sketches, etc.) to communicate your idea.
Recent work by Make Mais
Enjoy browsing this collection of our recent work and when you are ready to see your own project come to life, get in touch!
Ready to get started? Get in touch.
A complete description of your project is important. Describe your project as completely as possible and let us know if it is a finished product, a prototype, or something else. Also let us know if you will be providing design files or if you would like us to create them for you. Also, what is your deadline?
What materials and thickness would you like to use? You can supply your own materials for us to use or we can provide them for you. If you need assistance sourcing a specific material, let us know. If supplying an object to engrave, let us know what it’s made of and the dimensions.
How many pieces will you be ordering? Costs vary depending on the volume of an order.
When we receive your inquiry, we will send instructions for uploading your design files. Do you need help creating the artwork for your project? We can help, just let us know. For now, send us what you have to help explain your idea.
Delivery or Pick-up:
Do you need us to ship your items to you or will you pick them up from us? We are located in central Algarve between Loule and Boliqueme.