Materials We Cut

Which Stencil or Laser Cutting Material do I need? Our guideline images and information give advice and recommendations
for both your stencil and laser cutting projects

125 Micron

0.125mm Polyester Film

APPLICATIONS
Limited repeat use


PROPERTIES
85% transparent
Inexpensive
Very flexible
Easily cleaned

350 Micron

0.35mm Polyester Film

APPLICATIONS
Our 'standard'
Can be used for most applications
Multiple use

PROPERTIES
75% transparent
Durable and flexible

500 Micron

0.5mm Polyester Film

APPLICATIONS
Good alternative to metal stencils

PROPERTIES
Opaque
Thicker grade
Robust
Slight flexibility

1000 Micron

1mm Polyester Film

APPLICATIONS
Clean graffiti
Heavy industrial

PROPERTIES
Solid
Extra robust
Power wash suitable
Thick and flat

2000 Micron

2mm Polyester Film

APPLICATIONS
Clean graffiti
Heavy industrial

PROPERTIES
Uber Solid
Uber robust
Power wash suitable
Uber thick and flat

Paper/Card Materials

paper
card
printed card
cardboard
corrugated card
glitter card
gloss card
satin fiinish card
mirri card
textured card
transluscent paper
vinyl
materials for prototypes
materials for props
installation materials
handmade paper
styrene
window display materials

Natural Materials

fashion fabrics
leather hide
suede
cotton velvet
cotton
chiffon
linen
hessian
canvas
wool
felt
tartan
tweed
silk
taffeta
voile
organza
velvet

Synthetic Materials

fashion materials
faux leather (PU)
faux suede
latex
crepe georgette
rubber
neoprene
netting
satin
lace
lurex
lycra
ripstop
rayon
polyester
glitter fabric
netting/gauze
viscose

Hard Materials

acetate
mylar
polyester film
acrylic perspex
mirror perspex
colour perspex
neon perspex
glass engrave
perspex engrave
wood
plywood
MDF
veneer
display materials
oak
wood engrave
display materials
restoration materials

Unusual Materials

tyvek
combat fabric protech (protective textiles)
reflective wear
stingray skin (shagreen)
ribbon
batik
nut ivory
polarised plastic lenses
milliners felt
buckram
scrim
nylon backed thermo fabric
meditech fabrics
adhesive backed veneer
seed paper
Bonded fabrics
FR fabrics

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Email 01360 850389
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    Manchester Road
    Handforth
    Wilmslow
    SK9 3HW
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About LCS

Sarah stared her business over 20 years ago, making stencils and providing laser cutting to companies and designers all over the world.

She is supported by an able team of creatives, marketeers and techy whizzes who ensure you get a quality product on time.