Ooznest WorkBee Lasers for Ooznest WorkBee CNC

Elevate your Ooznest WorkBee CNC machine with OptLasers' premium laser kits, designed to unlock unparalleled precision and versatility in your projects. Available in 6W, 15W, and 45W configurations, our lasers are the ideal solution for enhancing your CNC projects. Designed with ease of use in mind, these laser upgrades are truly Plug&Play, ensuring a seamless integration with your Ooznest WorkBee. Whether you're looking to cut with precision, engrave intricate designs, or expand your creative possibilities, Opt Lasers provides the tools you need to transform your ideas into reality effortlessly with your Ooznest WorkBee. Experience the difference with our tailored laser solutions, and take your CNC machining to the next level.

Our mission is to revolutionize woodworking, impacting both professional enterprises and personal projects alike. We've achieved this ambition through our PLH3D-series Ooznest WorkBee lasers, transforming the way you work. The Ooznest WorkBee CNC Machine is a creation of Ooznest, a company driven by innovation, quality, and customer satisfaction. The WorkBee is available in various sizes to suit every need, embodying the manufacturer's commitment to providing versatile and precise tools for both hobbyists and professionals. Ooznest's guiding principles focus on delivering high-quality, easy-to-use products that empower users to bring their ideas to life. With the WorkBee, Ooznest continues to set industry standards, offering a reliable and efficient solution for a wide range of machining projects.

Benefits offered by Opt Lasers for the first time on this market.

5-year Opt Lasers Warranty
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Opt Lasers Plug&Play Upgrade Kits for Ooznest WorkBee

The highest performace 45W optical power and best laser kit available for Ooznest WorkBee:

  • $1,799.00 $2,199.00 -$400.00 lead time 2 weeks
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    Ooznest WorkBee PLH3D-XT8 Laser Upgrade Kit Specs: 45W Optical Power, HD 125DPI 180um spot, max wood cutting thickness 20mm (¾” ) Best For: CO2-like Ultra High Speed Cutting and Engraving, Thick Materials Cutting Includes: Laser Head, Air Nozzle, CNC Adapter Pro, Laser ...

    $1,799.00 $2,199.00 -$400.00
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    lead time 2 weeks

For other laser upgrades for Ooznest WorkBee machines go to our Ooznest WorkBee Laser Upgrade Shop Category.

Ooznest WorkBee CNC and Opt Lasers Synergy - Ooznest WorkBee Laser

The Ooznest WorkBee CNC Machine, known for its precision and versatility, pairs seamlessly with the PLH3D-XT8 laser head from Opt Lasers, creating a powerful duo for any project. This synergy enhances the WorkBee's capabilities, allowing for intricate engraving and efficient cutting through various materials.

Firstly, the WorkBee's robust and precise mechanical design provides a stable and accurate foundation for the laser head, ensuring that the intricate laser operations are executed with precision.

The PLH3D-XT8, specifically designed for CNC machines like the WorkBee, offers a plug-and-play solution that integrates seamlessly with the WorkBee's existing controls and software. This ease of integration means that users can switch between CNC routing and laser engraving/cutting without extensive modifications, making the machine more versatile.

Furthermore, the XT8's advanced optics and high power enable it to cut through thicker materials and engrave with finer detail than standard laser heads. When combined with the WorkBee's ability to handle large workpieces and its precise movement, it allows users to undertake a wider range of projects with greater detail and efficiency.

Additionally, the WorkBee's open design and community support, coupled with Opt Lasers' commitment to quality and innovation, mean that users have access to a wealth of knowledge and resources to help them get the most out of this combination, enhancing the synergy between the machine and the laser head.

Best Laser Engraver for Woodworking

The PLH3D-XT8 laser head, seamlessly integrated with the Ooznest WorkBee CNC, redefines woodworking excellence. This pivotal upgrade enables the machine to produce not only intricate designs but also exceptionally smooth cuts on a diverse array of woods, including hardwoods like oak and pine, as well as softer materials such as balsa and MDF. It significantly broadens the machine's capabilities for both artistic endeavors and practical applications, offering users unparalleled control over the depth, shading, and clarity of their engravings. With adjustments for laser power, focal length, speed, and pass count, the PLH3D-XT8 empowers even hobbyists to achieve professional-grade precision. Its user-friendly nature demystifies advanced woodworking, enabling a broad spectrum of projects to be undertaken with confidence and ease.

Opt Lasers laser heads on Ooznest WorkBee CNC machine

Opt Lasers laser heads on Ooznest WorkBee CNC

Opt Lasers Upgrade for Ooznest WorkBee CNC Machine

Cutting & Engraving Wood with Ooznest WorkBee CNC Laser 


The effectiveness of Ooznest WorkBee Laser Upgrade Kits in wood cutting and engraving hinges greatly on the properties of the wood employed. These properties, including wood species, hardness, moisture levels, and texture, all wield considerable influence over the outcome of laser processes. Certain woods, like balsa and high-quality plywood, stand out as particularly suitable for laser tasks owing to their consistent and uniform characteristics. Notably, high-grade plywood typically comprises a lightweight balsa core surrounded by layers of denser wood, resulting in a surface that is exceptionally smooth and defect-free. This composition renders it an ideal choice for laser-related endeavors. The success and uniformity achieved in laser cutting these wood varieties can be credited to their flawless composition. When selecting wood for laser projects, it becomes imperative to scrutinize the material's consistency. While some types of balsa wood may offer cost advantages, they may contain denser sections that could affect laser cutting efficiency. Similarly, maintaining material consistency in high-grade plywood is essential for attaining the finest laser cutting and engraving outcomes.

Compatison of the electrical design and lifespan of Opt Lasers engraving lasers versus competition

What Accessories are included in the Ooznest WorkBee Laser Upgrade Kits?

Our laser heads are compatible with various accessories available in our offerings, providing versatility and upgrading performance options for your laser CNC upgrade kit. Each kit specifies the included accessories, ensuring clarity about what comes with your purchase.

The accessories listed below are commonly used with our laser heads:


The High-Pressure Air Assist Nozzle

High-Pressure Air Assist Nozzle

The High-Pressure Air Assist Nozzle speeds up laser cutting and engraving by up to 6.5 times, and also greatly improves the quality of the processed material. By using the High-Pressure Air Assist Nozzle, the resulting material will have noticeably higher quality and uniform and well-defined features.

The LaserDock magnetic laser

LaserDock Magnetic Docking Station

Thanks to the LaserDock equipped with the laser attachment, you can effortlessly dismantle the laser unit when you are finished engraving or laser cutting. A clean focusing lens ensures consistent optical performance during subsequent laser cutting and engraving jobs. Keeping it clean also extends its lifespan.

Magnetic LaserDock PRO

Magnetic LaserDock PRO

The Magnetic LaserDock PRO is designed to streamline operations with simultaneous connections for electricity and compressed air. Equipped with a safety disconnection feature, it prevents hazardous vertical collisions, ensuring workplace safety. Its heavy-duty mounting capability accommodates even the heaviest laser heads, while gold-plated, spring-loaded pins ensure protected and reliable connections. Enjoy rapid attachment or removal of the laser head in mere seconds for efficient workflow.

PLH3D-CNC Adapter Pro

PLH3D-CNC Adapter

Our PLH3D-CNC Adapter serves as a versatile interface and safety unit connected in between a CNC machine and a high-performance PLH3D laser head. Many types of CNC machines and 3D printers with different control voltage standards and levels available on the market may be used to control the PLH3D head. The PLH3D-CNC Adapter converts all these signals to the standard compatible with the PLH3D-series laser.

Laser Safety Glasses

Laser Safety Glasses

Protect your eyes with our CE-rated 450 nm Laser Safety Glasses. Offering 50% Visible Light Transmission for clear visibility, they boast a High Optical Density (OD) rating of 7+ across the 190 nm to 540 nm range. Effectively reduce harm from diffusely reflected laser radiation and safeguard against blue laser exposure..

The High-Pressure Air Assist Nozzle

Laser Safety Window

Perfect for CNC machine enclosures, our Laser Safety Window blocks deep ultraviolet, blue, and green light, enhancing overall safety. With a rating of OD 6+ across the range of 190 to 540 nm, it provides comprehensive protection. Plus, it's available in various sizes to suit your needs.

The High-Pressure Air Assist Nozzle

Mount and Height Reference Tool

Achieve precise laser head adjustments effortlessly with our Height Reference Tool. Securely attach your laser head or docking station with the sturdy aluminum Mount, complete with all necessary screws included. Avoid hidden costs and enjoy straightforward setup.

The High-Pressure Air Assist Nozzle

Power Supply and Wiring

All necessary wiring is provided for seamless connectivity, compatible with international outlets (US, AU, and Europe). Benefit from a high-quality, low-noise power supply designed to streamline setup and enhance user experience with the Opt Lasers Kit. No hidden costs involved.

Explore Boundless Creativity: Inspiration Gallery

Visit our Inspiration page, where we showcase the possibilities offered by using our blue laser heads for Ooznest WorkBee.

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