Laser pointer discussion. Read/write reviews of laser pointers and laser pointer companies. Learn about all types of laser pointers and lasers





Welcome to Laser Pointer Forums! If you are looking for a laser pointer or want to compare different laser pointer companies, you may want to check out the LPF Laser Pointer Company Database. The link will open in a new window for your convenience.








Green Laser Pointers by Category Blue Laser Pointers by Category Red Laser Pointers by Category
Yellow Laser Pointers by Category Violet Laser Pointers by Category Orange Laser Pointers by Category
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
Laser Technology Laser Pointer Parts Lasers by Wavelength
Top 10 Laser Pointer Companies Laser Pointer Company Database Visible Beam Laser Pointers


One laser store meets all your needs

























Go Back   Laser Pointer Forums - Discuss Laser Pointers > Lasers > Buy, Sell, & Trade



LPF List of Laser Pointer Companies (link opens new window)



Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-06-2010, 04:18 AM #1
swimminsurfer256's Avatar
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 1,251
Rep Power: 64
swimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond repute
swimminsurfer256 swimminsurfer256 is offline
Class 3R Laser
swimminsurfer256's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 1,251
Rep Power: 64
swimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

Not sure about the quality (they don't specify an OD level on their website) but here are some 190nm to 540nm safety glasses for a pretty damn solid price:

New Protection Goggles Laser Safety Glasses Green Blue - eBay (item 120511804715 end time Jun-27-10 16:13:04 PDT)

Sale ends in 4 days. I just ordered a pair for a friend. If I get them within 4 days I'll run some tests and letchall know!

*Edit* forgot they're coming from China. Forget me getting them in 4 days hahaah


__________________
Here's to the crazy ones.

Wanna know how computing devices work and why processor speed isn't that important? Click here!

HOLIDAY THEMED BEAMSHOT COMPETITION (*VIEW HERE*)! CLICK ME!!!!!
Like these competitions? Wanna see cooler prizes? --> DONATE! <--

535mW 635nm Laser
5mW Green Laser Pointer
500mW Viasho 532nm (Peak: 708mW!!)(TO SEE... CLICK ME!)
1W 445nm Custom
5mW Blu-ray Laser Pointer

Once owned.........
1576mW 532nm Lab Laser (TO SEE... CLICK ME!)
50mW Argon
555mW 12x Blu-Ray in IgorT host and upgrade by Daguin (TO SEE... CLICK ME!)


I sell:
VERY OVERSPEC 5mW Green Laser Pointers -- **Link** SwimminSurfer256's cheap, overspec laser shop!!
swimminsurfer256 is offline   Reply With Quote







LPF List of Laser Pointer Companies (link opens new window)







Old 06-06-2010, 06:32 AM #2
WRM's Avatar
WRM WRM is offline
Class 1M Laser
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: West Trenton, NJ
Posts: 227
Rep Power: 21
WRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud of
WRM WRM is offline
Class 1M Laser
WRM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: West Trenton, NJ
Posts: 227
Rep Power: 21
WRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud ofWRM has much to be proud of
Default Re: Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

It's best to get rated, certified eye protection. With discount eye protection you might put your eyes in compromise. Damage can be permanent. Don't take a chance with your eyes. You only get two..... Bill
WRM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2010, 07:00 AM #3
HumanSymphony's Avatar
Half Afro / Half Man
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Washington
Posts: 2,031
Rep Power: 661
HumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to HumanSymphony Send a message via MSN to HumanSymphony Send a message via Yahoo to HumanSymphony
HumanSymphony HumanSymphony is offline
Half Afro / Half Man
HumanSymphony's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Washington
Posts: 2,031
Rep Power: 661
HumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond reputeHumanSymphony has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to HumanSymphony Send a message via MSN to HumanSymphony Send a message via Yahoo to HumanSymphony
Default Re: Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

Quote:
Originally Posted by WRM View Post
It's best to get rated, certified eye protection. With discount eye protection you might put your eyes in compromise. Damage can be permanent. Don't take a chance with your eyes. You only get two..... Bill
Certified or not, if they work, then they work It's like name brand vs. store brand. Sometimes cheaper is just as good. However, of course, I wouldn't use them until they are extensively tested to see what they actually can handle.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by yobresal View Post
I didn't even know there was a game.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gryphon View Post
LOL, i didn't know there was a movie
Quote:
Originally Posted by HumanSymphony View Post
DOUBLE LOL!
Laser Rap (Part I)
Laser Rap (Part II)
Laser Rap (Part III)
HumanSymphony is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2010, 07:43 AM #4
Class 1 Laser
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 50
Rep Power: 8
Uberstrobe is on a distinguished road
Uberstrobe Uberstrobe is offline
Class 1 Laser
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 50
Rep Power: 8
Uberstrobe is on a distinguished road
Default Re: Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

Are these like the ones from focalprice?
Uberstrobe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2010, 03:18 PM #5
Bluefan's Avatar
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: The Netherlands
Posts: 1,482
Rep Power: 62
Bluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond repute
Bluefan Bluefan is offline
Class 3R Laser
Bluefan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: The Netherlands
Posts: 1,482
Rep Power: 62
Bluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond reputeBluefan has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

Quote:
Originally Posted by HumanSymphony View Post
Certified or not, if they work, then they work It's like name brand vs. store brand. Sometimes cheaper is just as good. However, of course, I wouldn't use them until they are extensively tested to see what they actually can handle.
You can always try to cut costs on safety, but that's nearly always cutting on safety. It's not the fancy red color that makes real laser safety eyewear expensive, it's the fact that it is tested and guaranteed to be able to take lots of power without losing it's protection. Cheap stuff is unpredictible even when is happens to work, and thus unsafe.

I mean, safety might even seem redundant for any price until it goes wrong...
Bluefan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2010, 06:25 PM #6
swimminsurfer256's Avatar
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 1,251
Rep Power: 64
swimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond repute
swimminsurfer256 swimminsurfer256 is offline
Class 3R Laser
swimminsurfer256's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 1,251
Rep Power: 64
swimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bluefan View Post
You can always try to cut costs on safety, but that's nearly always cutting on safety. It's not the fancy red color that makes real laser safety eyewear expensive, it's the fact that it is tested and guaranteed to be able to take lots of power without losing it's protection. Cheap stuff is unpredictible even when is happens to work, and thus unsafe.

I mean, safety might even seem redundant for any price until it goes wrong...
Quote:
Originally Posted by WRM View Post
It's best to get rated, certified eye protection. With discount eye protection you might put your eyes in compromise. Damage can be permanent. Don't take a chance with your eyes. You only get two..... Bill
I would obviously exercise caution but I mean if you're a small level hobbyist playing with maybe a 100mW laser I'm sure these would be fine. And obviously also at least test it out on a wall or something to see how much of the light from the laser is removed before using them... It's just a solid price for some glasses! I'll let you guys know how good they are when I get them
__________________
Here's to the crazy ones.

Wanna know how computing devices work and why processor speed isn't that important? Click here!

HOLIDAY THEMED BEAMSHOT COMPETITION (*VIEW HERE*)! CLICK ME!!!!!
Like these competitions? Wanna see cooler prizes? --> DONATE! <--

535mW 635nm Laser
5mW Green Laser Pointer
500mW Viasho 532nm (Peak: 708mW!!)(TO SEE... CLICK ME!)
1W 445nm Custom
5mW Blu-ray Laser Pointer

Once owned.........
1576mW 532nm Lab Laser (TO SEE... CLICK ME!)
50mW Argon
555mW 12x Blu-Ray in IgorT host and upgrade by Daguin (TO SEE... CLICK ME!)


I sell:
VERY OVERSPEC 5mW Green Laser Pointers -- **Link** SwimminSurfer256's cheap, overspec laser shop!!
swimminsurfer256 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-2010, 04:26 AM #7
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 2
Rep Power: 0
Kelly is on a distinguished road
Kelly Kelly is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 2
Rep Power: 0
Kelly is on a distinguished road
Default Re: Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

After looking at the eBay sellers feedback about these glasses, I would not get these for RED LASERS, GREEN seems OK though.

Item-based Feedback: laserlands (Seller)
WAIT 20 SECONDS for page to load as it searches the sellers feedback for the keyword 'glasses'

Some of the bad feedback in regards to RED laser glasses:
"goggles are not very effective, does not block enough light"
"NOT COMPLETE protection / absorption"
"50% of red laser light passes thru so no real safety"


Bur the feedback for the GREEN laser glasses seems to be all positive.
Kelly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-2010, 04:48 AM #8
Pontiacg5's Avatar
Class 3B Laser
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Ottawa, Kansas
Posts: 2,524
Rep Power: 121
Pontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond repute
Pontiacg5 Pontiacg5 is offline
Class 3B Laser
Pontiacg5's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Ottawa, Kansas
Posts: 2,524
Rep Power: 121
Pontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond reputePontiacg5 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

Obviously you would not get them for red lasers. They work for green, blue, and 405nm lasers. Red laser glasses have blue lenses.
Pontiacg5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-2010, 07:15 AM #9
Bionic-Badger's Avatar
Class 4 Laser
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Oregon, USA
Posts: 5,478
Rep Power: 3157
Bionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond repute
Bionic-Badger Bionic-Badger is offline
Class 4 Laser
Bionic-Badger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Oregon, USA
Posts: 5,478
Rep Power: 3157
Bionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond reputeBionic-Badger has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

Those work, and I've used them for 445nm as well. They're uncomfortable, don't fit well, and block almost too much light of green... but they will work. Better than nothing.
Bionic-Badger is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-2010, 12:30 PM #10
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 2
Rep Power: 0
Kelly is on a distinguished road
Kelly Kelly is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 2
Rep Power: 0
Kelly is on a distinguished road
Default Re: Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

Quote:
Originally Posted by Pontiacg5 View Post
Obviously you would not get them for red lasers. They work for green, blue, and 405nm lasers. Red laser glasses have blue lenses.
Yes of course, the bad reviews left were for red laser glasses, the seller sells both red and green.
This is the listing for the red laser glasses that got bad reviews: Red 650nm 660nm Laser Protection Goggles Safety Glasses - eBay (item 120536773026 end time Jun-27-10 04:49:43 PDT) (Note the BLUE lenses)
Kelly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-20-2010, 06:53 AM #11
swimminsurfer256's Avatar
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 1,251
Rep Power: 64
swimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond repute
swimminsurfer256 swimminsurfer256 is offline
Class 3R Laser
swimminsurfer256's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 1,251
Rep Power: 64
swimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond reputeswimminsurfer256 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Green Laser Safety Glasses Steal

Got the glasses today. They were slightly uncomfortable and, of course, cheap. But they reduced my 350-400mW Rayfoss Green to a slightly orange dot... So... not bad for $8 bucks!!! ... well ... $9 now!

I'm satisfied for such a cheap price. Works just as well for my 555mW blu-ray. It's almost hard to see the dot :P

New Protection Goggles Laser Safety Glasses Green Blue - eBay (item 120511804715 end time Jun-27-10 16:13:04 PDT)
__________________
Here's to the crazy ones.

Wanna know how computing devices work and why processor speed isn't that important? Click here!

HOLIDAY THEMED BEAMSHOT COMPETITION (*VIEW HERE*)! CLICK ME!!!!!
Like these competitions? Wanna see cooler prizes? --> DONATE! <--

535mW 635nm Laser
5mW Green Laser Pointer
500mW Viasho 532nm (Peak: 708mW!!)(TO SEE... CLICK ME!)
1W 445nm Custom
5mW Blu-ray Laser Pointer

Once owned.........
1576mW 532nm Lab Laser (TO SEE... CLICK ME!)
50mW Argon
555mW 12x Blu-Ray in IgorT host and upgrade by Daguin (TO SEE... CLICK ME!)


I sell:
VERY OVERSPEC 5mW Green Laser Pointers -- **Link** SwimminSurfer256's cheap, overspec laser shop!!
swimminsurfer256 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








Green Laser Pointers by Category Blue Laser Pointers by Category Red Laser Pointers by Category
Yellow Laser Pointers by Category Violet Laser Pointers by Category Orange Laser Pointers by Category
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 05:40 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO
Privacy Policy | Advertising Disclaimer | Terms of Use
Copyright (C) 2017 Laser Pointer Forums, LLC