LaserPost
for Lightburn

Create perfect LightBurn projects directly from Fusion 360, HSMWorks, and Inventor.

Eliminate hand setup of DXF files. All layer settings fully configured. Just click and burn.

NEW! v1.2 Release Candidate: LightBurn material libraries integrated into Fusion 360!

Diode laser engraving wood

LaserPost makes it

  • Create perfect LightBurn projects in one click.
  • Supports all shapes, including conversion to Bezier curves.
  • All LightBurn layer settings configured with your model.
  • Grouping of CAM operations and shapes.
  • Tool material library support.
  • Quick power override.
  • Automatic update detection.
  • Stock outline and offset options.
  • Totally free and open-source.

LaserPost is open-source and free to use.

Tutorials, tips and tricks

LaserPost Getting Started Tutorials
December 28, 2022

These six short tutorial videos (2-3 minutes each) will take you from zero to a fully finished LightBurn project using Fusion 360, including a material library, cutting and engraving operations, and generating LightBurn projects.

While a bit out of date, these videos are a great way to get started. Make sure to review the Conscise Guide to LaserPost settings for all current features and settings.

Concise guide to LaserPost settings (1.1)
January 18, 2023

This guide is a “cheat sheet” for LaserPost, showing and describing every setting and option so you can create perfect laser projects directly from Fusion 360, HSMWorks and Inventor.

Concise guide to LaserPost settings (1.2)
December 27, 2023

This guide is a “cheat sheet” for LaserPost, showing and describing every setting and option so you can create perfect laser projects directly from Fusion 360, HSMWorks and Inventor.

Need help?

Found a bug?

Visit the LaserPost issue tracker on GitHub.

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