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With you new .gcode file loaded you will see that the vector is in the build area, as indicated by the blue square. Adjust the location of the vector in Inkscape to position the vector where you would like it.

With the laser head removed, home your Z Axis. Measure the thickness of the material that you are going to laser. Add that measurement (in millimeters) to laser focus distance of 50.7mm.

Move your Z Axis down(positive) manually in the Repetier-Host controls or with the Gcode sender to the combined value you just calculated .

Now type G92 Z0 in the Gcode sender line and select send to set your Z0 location. Your laser will now be in focus.

Place your laser in the mount making sure your Laser is secure and connected correctly, that your material is positioned how you want it and that you have your laser safety glasses. Press Run to run your file