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[title] Setting Up BoXZY to Test the Laser: Part 2
[* black] Take a piece of '''double'''-corrugated cardboard that's about the size of your Leveling Platform and measure its '''thickness''' with a metric ruler or caliper. You want your measurement to be in millimeters. Now, center the piece of cardboard on the platform similar to the first image
[* black] If you have to use thinner cardboard, lower your maximum power level using [guide|117|step 9|stepid=65010|stepid=650] so that the laser doesn't cut clean through it.
[* black] If you have to use thinner cardboard, lower your maximum power level using [guide|117|step 9|stepid=65010|stepid=650] so that the laser doesn't cut clean through it.
[* black] Add your material thickness measurement to 50.7mm. ''This is the Laser Head's focal distance.''
[* black] In your G-code input line, type '''G1 Z'''# and then click Send, where '''#''' is the '''value in millimeters''' that you just calculated by adding your material thickness to the focal distance. ''You will not have to manually calculate and set this value in the future.''