I have a Mac but from what I've looked at K40 whisperer has a version for Mac OS. With K40 whisperer would I be able to operate my laser with my Mac? Also I've read that you can replace the original bed for more space to work with but that the attenuation over distance is more of the issue with a 40watt unit. K40 Whisperer is an alternative to the the Laser Draw (LaserDRW) program that comes with the cheap Chinese laser cutters available on E-Bay and Amazon. K40 Whisperer reads SVG and DXF files, interprets the data and sends commands to the K40 controller to move the laser head and control the laser accordingly.
K40 Whisperer will convert text to paths for you when the design is loaded. However if the font used in a design is not installed on the computer running K40 Whisperer. The intended font may be swapped out for another font automatically. This can dramatically change a design in some cases. Nov 08, 2017 · K40 Whisperer is an open source replacement for the program called LaserDRW or Laser Draw that comes with the K40 Cheap Chinese Laser cutter. K40 Whisperer works on Linux, Windows and Mac computers.