Awards & Engraving

2019 Custom Gift Annual

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A&E MID-MAY 2019 • a-e-mag.com 59 • Masking: Some people find that applying a thin, wet sheet of news- paper or a paper towel a little larger than the engraving area also helps with heat dissipation and improves the engraving. Just be sure that there are no wrinkles in the paper after it is applied. • Dish Soap: Using your finger or a paper towel, apply a thin coat of liquid dish soap — any kind will do — over the area to be engraved. This dissipates the heat when engraving. • Polish: If there are small shards of glass, you can polish the area with a ScotchBrite pad or something similar. A&E Follow these tips to produce a smooth frosted finish. IMAGES COURTESY EPILOG LASER A&E MID-MAY 2019 • a-e-mag.com 59

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