LPF Laser Pointer Company Database






Welcome to Laser Pointer Forums! If you are looking for a laser you may want to check out the database of laser pointer companies. The link will open in a new window for your convenience.

Green Laser Pointers Blue Lasers Pointers Red Laser Pointers
Yellow Laser Pointers Purple Laser Pointers Orange Laser Pointers
Laser Pointers by Power - 1 Watt+ Laser Pointers by Power - 500mW+ Laser Pointers by Power - 250mW+
Laser Pointer Database High Power Laser Pointers Laser Pointer Diodes


























Go Back   Laser Pointer Forums - Discuss Laser Pointers > Newcomers > Welcome

LPF Database of Laser Pointer Companies




Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-12-2014, 06:31 PM #1
Shadowsix's Avatar
Class 1M Laser
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 135
Rep Power: 61
Shadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond repute
Shadowsix Shadowsix is offline
Class 1M Laser
Shadowsix's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 135
Rep Power: 61
Shadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond repute
Default Hello from Hollywood!

My name is Ross.

I am an electrical engineer who works in Hollywood doing color science for film.

Sounds weird but it's true. I worked as a design electrical engineer for 15 years designing analog & digital power supplies & embedded computers for everything from telecommunications mother boards to point of sale devices. Then in the early 2000's my industry took a nose dive (telecommunications industry) and I ended up laid off.

I had friends who worked in Hollywood who told me the industry had become digitized and that I'd be able to find work there of which I leaned new skills such as digitizing film and have been there ever since.

I still love electronics and still dabble in it. In the 90's amongst other things I did design some fiber communications using low power laser diode assemblies but went no further than that with lasers at the time.

I have always found lasers fascinating and have recently focused in on that.

I have already bought a few lasers. I have a Rick Trent (3.2 to) 3.5W 445nm laser kit which I've had fun with last night (just got that in yesterday). I have on order a 100mW 532nm green laser from Lazerer on order which I expect in late next week. And the other is a 1.6W 445nm laser on order from rayfoss.com that should come in the end of this week.

I look forward to learning a lot more from this site and you guys and purchasing some different lasers from the Buy, sell, trade section on this site.


Shadowsix is offline   Reply With Quote








Old 03-12-2014, 06:39 PM #2
The Qube's Avatar
Class 1 Laser
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Switzerland
Posts: 68
Rep Power: 0
The Qube can only hope to improve
Send a message via Skype™ to The Qube
The Qube The Qube is offline
Class 1 Laser
The Qube's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Switzerland
Posts: 68
Rep Power: 0
The Qube can only hope to improve
Send a message via Skype™ to The Qube
Default Re: Hello from Hollywood!

Welcome Shadowsix

Sounds intresting. Hope you will have a good time here.
The Qube is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2014, 08:24 PM #3
KapHn8d's Avatar
Class 2M Laser
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: Houston, Texas
Posts: 841
Rep Power: 212
KapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond repute
KapHn8d KapHn8d is offline
Class 2M Laser
KapHn8d's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: Houston, Texas
Posts: 841
Rep Power: 212
KapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond reputeKapHn8d has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Hello from Hollywood!

Welcome to LPF! My childhood best friend spend nearly 20 years in the VFX industry out there... he's back in TX now, but I have heard some stories over the years from his time in LA.


Have fun and be safe... this is the spot for all things laser for sure.

/c
__________________
96.85840735 percent clayton... the rest is just pi
405nm >> Skylasers PL405 500mW, overspec generic pen 70mW
445nm >> Blord 3W Dominator
460nm >> laserBtB 50mW pen
473nm >> Jet Lasers PL-E Pro 10-30mW
488nm >> Uniphase 2214-40MLA Cyllindrical Argon Ion
515nm >> Skylasers HL515 30mW
520nm >> Skylasers HL520 50mW
532nm >> Skylasers PL532 700mW, CNI 532nm GLP
543.5nm >> JDS Uniphase HeNe
589nm >> DL Spartan 50mW
632.8nm >> JDS Uniphase HeNe
638nm >> Blord 501B 200mW
650nm >> generic pen 4mW
650nm >> Skylasers HL650 300mW
Lazerbee 5W LPM
KapHn8d is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2014, 08:55 PM #4
bdgreenb's Avatar
Class 2M Laser
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Posts: 701
Rep Power: 223
bdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond repute
bdgreenb bdgreenb is online now
Class 2M Laser
bdgreenb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Posts: 701
Rep Power: 223
bdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond reputebdgreenb has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Hello from Hollywood!

Welcome to LPF! Nice to have another laser loving neighbor!
__________________
Too many PHR-805T Builds
700mw 12x in Daguin build! Link
a140 1.5W Mini Led Host
1.7W custom c8 MrCrouse HS for sale
Johnny #5 5-Mode 445Link!
Decanned 9mm 2W>1W>.2W
O$ram450 MSV4-LTE 230mw
462nm+ 9mm in v5 Cu Head 1.7W@ 2.4A
462nm+ resurrected!
48mw Argon ion 7-Lines!!!
Alibaba 511nm ~25mw
Cloupor Mod Homebrew driver ~100mw PL520
520nm 200mw Cypreus EDCLink!
firedragon-III ~400mw 532
543nm HeNe Done!Link!
CNI-GLP 589
200mw sm 635 Funkenstein
510mw 638 Cypreus II(400mw with 3-element)
1W 638nm Gold leadlight
MANY LOC Builds 300mw+
660nm JayrobPen Build 300mwLink
1.1 Watt 660nm!
1W+ 808nm firedragon
REKE-500
Lumia!
Radiant X4 3.7W LPM
bdgreenb is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2014, 10:00 PM #5
Class 2 Laser
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: USA ,Morristownt TN.
Posts: 471
Rep Power: 86
ricktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond repute
ricktrent4 ricktrent4 is offline
Class 2 Laser
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: USA ,Morristownt TN.
Posts: 471
Rep Power: 86
ricktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond reputericktrent4 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Hello from Hollywood!

Welcome to LPF! hope you like the laser! if you need 2nd laser from me email me for a better price. I have some high power 1.6w green if you need one.
ricktrent4 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-13-2014, 12:45 AM #6
Keiichi tsuchiya's Avatar
Class 2 Laser
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: U.S
Posts: 319
Rep Power: 15
Keiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to behold
Keiichi tsuchiya Keiichi tsuchiya is offline
Class 2 Laser
Keiichi tsuchiya's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: U.S
Posts: 319
Rep Power: 15
Keiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to beholdKeiichi tsuchiya is a splendid one to behold
Default Re: Hello from Hollywood!

Welcome to lpf !
__________________
ISLE OF MAN TT= http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHGtdU3Xkvs

100mW laser that turned out to be a UNDERSPECT ...DONT BUY FROM LAZERPOINT!!
200mW 405nm laser from aliexpress review here http://laserpointerforums.com/f52/20...e-_-78639.html
581mW Custom made laser By...Blord with 5 Modes
Keiichi tsuchiya is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-13-2014, 12:49 AM #7
Hap's Avatar
Hap Hap is online now
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Central California Coast
Posts: 6,090
Rep Power: 1518
Hap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via Skype™ to Hap
Hap Hap is online now
Super Moderator
Hap's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Central California Coast
Posts: 6,090
Rep Power: 1518
Hap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via Skype™ to Hap
Default Re: Hello from Hollywood!

Welcome fellow Californian
__________________
My Lasers(peak power listed):
593.5nm: Laserglow Rigel-2 1mW

"Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?" -Bob Marley
“The universe is a pretty big place. If it's just us, seems like an awful waste of space.” -Carl Sagan
You are important: Pale Blue Dot
Hap is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 03-13-2014, 03:43 PM #8
Shadowsix's Avatar
Class 1M Laser
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 135
Rep Power: 61
Shadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond repute
Shadowsix Shadowsix is offline
Class 1M Laser
Shadowsix's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 135
Rep Power: 61
Shadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond reputeShadowsix has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Hello from Hollywood!

Thank you everyone for your welcome!

Hi KapHn8d! Yes it is a fun but tough industry (especially VFX!). I've been in this industry for 10 years and I figure I probably have only a few more before I end up elsewhere but I'll enjoy looking back at my time in it.

Hi Rick! I love the laser you sold me, I will definitely be coming to you down the road for more.

I'd love to put one of your laser modules into a prop host. Might look to see where I might be able to get a sightly larger than full scale Star Trek Next Generation Phaser model body built (or try to make one myself) out of aluminum where your module could be put slightly recessed into the rectangular main body. Then actually add circuits and small lcd displays showing battery power lever, temperature of the diode (as sensed from the heat sink), time display of how long button has been held, and if the mode can be broken out separately (i.e. the 100%, 50%, 5%, & strobe) to have a separate button to switch mode and indicator to show it.

Another possibility would be to also add two small peltier thermoelectric heat pumps to the module heat sink (though that would probably be best done with a rectangular heat sink).

This is of course a long term dream project as my work load at the moment is immense (perhaps for my eventual retirement from Hollywood work) but it is fun to dream!

Last edited by Shadowsix; 03-13-2014 at 03:44 PM.
Shadowsix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2014, 01:59 AM #9
i73770k's Avatar
Class 2 Laser
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Vermont,USA
Posts: 293
Rep Power: 30
i73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via Skype™ to i73770k
i73770k i73770k is offline
Class 2 Laser
i73770k's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Vermont,USA
Posts: 293
Rep Power: 30
i73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond reputei73770k has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via Skype™ to i73770k
Default Re: Hello from Hollywood!

Welcome to LPF Ross!!
You have some nice lasers!
Just make sure you have a good pair of laser safety glasses..
__________________
445nm-2.8W Zaser
445nm-1.9W JinHeng 12a
532nm-375mw btb HL300
532nm-64mw Pman Special
532nm-70mw Cyber
532nm-45mw
532nm-5mw Ebay pen
650nm-250mw
650nm-5mw Ebay pen
405nm-70mw Ebay pen OP!

Radiant X4 3.7W


i73770k is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2014, 08:21 AM #10
sinner's Avatar
Class 3B Laser
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Dubai, UAE
Posts: 2,565
Rep Power: 446
sinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond repute
sinner sinner is offline
Class 3B Laser
sinner's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Dubai, UAE
Posts: 2,565
Rep Power: 446
sinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond reputesinner has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Hello from Hollywood!

Welcome to LPF, you have a great job and now a great hobby.
__________________
Sinner's Custom Laser Hosts
The Cypreus-EDC Series - All Copper Custom Laser Hosts and Prebuilt Kits.
sinner is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply





Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On











Loading








Top 50 Laser Pointer Companies - Green Lasers Top 50 Laser Pointer Companies - Blue Lasers Top 50 Laser Pointer Companies - Red Lasers
Top 50 Laser Pointer Companies - Yellow Lasers Top 50 Laser Pointer Companies - Purple Lasers Top 50 Laser Pointer Companies - Orange Lasers
Top Laser Pointers by Power - 1 Watt+ Top Laser Pointers by Power - 500mW+ Top Laser Pointers by Power - 250mW+
Laser Pointer Database High Power Laser Pointers Laser Pointer Diodes




Privacy Policy | Advertising Disclaimer | Terms of Use


 


All times are GMT. The time now is 08:19 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO
Privacy Policy | Advertising Disclaimer | Terms of Use
Copyright (C) 2016 Laser Pointer Forums, LLC