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Most Common Hobbyist Laser Diodes of 2016

Alright, so I figured I would write a quick list of the most common laser diodes that I have seen in builds recently. Obviously, the laser hobby has changed drastically over the last few years after these high powered multi-mode diodes were released. If you…

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Revolutionary Laser Driver capable of 8A and modulation

BlackBuck 8M is what I would call revolutionary laser driver capable of 8 Amps maximum output current, as well as modulation, external pot for on-the-fly adjustments, has an included NTC thermistor for temperature monitoring and it is one awesome looking board as well. It’s certainly…

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Beware of Chinese 1w 520nm Scams

I have been hunting best prices for 520nm diodes for the last few weeks, and I have probably contacted 10+ sellers in China. 9 of them tried to sell me a NDG700 as a 1W 520nm diode! I have yet to find one of them…