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 > Experiments & Modifications



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



Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-22-2007, 03:20 PM #1
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: California
Posts: 1,139
Rep Power: 910
ixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to ixfd64
ixfd64 ixfd64 is offline
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: California
Posts: 1,139
Rep Power: 910
ixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond reputeixfd64 has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to ixfd64
Default modifying Nerf Nite Finder EX-3?

Hasbro claims that the Nerf Nite Finder EX-3 uses laser targeting, but the "laser" is actually an LED. I don't have one, but I'm wondering if it's possible to modify it so that it uses a real laser, such as a 1 mW laser diode, or even a 5 mW green laser module!

Has anyone ever actually done something like this?


__________________

"5 mW" 405 nm eBay pen
Wicked Lasers Core
Wicked Lasers Executive Series - Advanced
Wicked Lasers 200 mW Spyder I Pro
Lots of generic red laser pointers

Check out my laser media here.
ixfd64 is offline   Reply With Quote







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







Old 12-22-2007, 07:28 PM #2
Class 1M Laser
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 179
Rep Power: 15
Cxrazy is a glorious beacon of lightCxrazy is a glorious beacon of lightCxrazy is a glorious beacon of lightCxrazy is a glorious beacon of lightCxrazy is a glorious beacon of light
Cxrazy Cxrazy is offline
Class 1M Laser
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 179
Rep Power: 15
Cxrazy is a glorious beacon of lightCxrazy is a glorious beacon of lightCxrazy is a glorious beacon of lightCxrazy is a glorious beacon of lightCxrazy is a glorious beacon of light
Default Re: modifying Nerf Nite Finder EX-3?

yeah, it should be very easy.

measure the voltage their giving the LED, if its b'n 2.5-4 volts you can get a $5 aixiz module and put it in. Should be ~4-5mw.
__________________
σ φ ε

405nm - 445nm - 532nm - 632.8nm HeNe - 650nm
Cxrazy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-07-2008, 07:57 AM #3
Class 2 Laser
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 276
Rep Power: 11
tone1132 is on a distinguished road
tone1132 tone1132 is offline
Class 2 Laser
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 276
Rep Power: 11
tone1132 is on a distinguished road
Default Re: modifying Nerf Nite Finder EX-3?

My little bro has one of them. I was wondering if it was possible to focus the light more and add a white LED and somehow make a white laser?
tone1132 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-07-2008, 11:27 AM #4
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 1,880
Rep Power: 21
BlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really nice
Send a message via MSN to BlueFusion
BlueFusion BlueFusion is offline
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 1,880
Rep Power: 21
BlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really nice
Send a message via MSN to BlueFusion
Default Re: modifying Nerf Nite Finder EX-3?

um what?
white laser = many thousands of $$. sure you can add a white LED, but 'somehow make a white laser' don't work.
BlueFusion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-07-2008, 01:40 PM #5
Kenom's Avatar
Class 4 Laser
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 5,629
Rep Power: 304
Kenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via MSN to Kenom
Kenom Kenom is offline
Class 4 Laser
Kenom's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 5,629
Rep Power: 304
Kenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via MSN to Kenom
Default Re: modifying Nerf Nite Finder EX-3?

Uhhh. there is actually a laser in that thingo. observe.



it's just a matter of taking the laser "chip" and assembly out of this and replacing it with an aixiz module with a laser diode in it. simple as that. I've already got plans to put a 5mw pointer in here instead of the 1mw chip that's in there.

As far as nerf guns go. I did modify a normal nerf gun and put a green laser in it.
Behold the NERFASER







Kenom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2008, 07:28 AM #6
Class 2 Laser
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 276
Rep Power: 11
tone1132 is on a distinguished road
tone1132 tone1132 is offline
Class 2 Laser
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 276
Rep Power: 11
tone1132 is on a distinguished road
Default Re: modifying Nerf Nite Finder EX-3?

is it using a weak diode? when i took it apart it just looked like a red LED? why wouldnt it be possible to put in a white one and have a white beam of light?? I think im gunna try it.
tone1132 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2008, 01:50 PM #7
Kenom's Avatar
Class 4 Laser
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 5,629
Rep Power: 304
Kenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via MSN to Kenom
Kenom Kenom is offline
Class 4 Laser
Kenom's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 5,629
Rep Power: 304
Kenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond reputeKenom has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via MSN to Kenom
Default Re: modifying Nerf Nite Finder EX-3?

I was an led in there. I hadn't actually taken it apart that far. So as far as switching it out for a white one, You could. Although why you would want to change it out to a white led when it could be a true laser is beyond me. I plan on getting a module from DX with crosshairs and putting that inside. Using the magnifying lens that is in there for moving the spot should allow for aiming it.
Kenom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2008, 11:29 AM #8
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 1,880
Rep Power: 21
BlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really nice
Send a message via MSN to BlueFusion
BlueFusion BlueFusion is offline
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 1,880
Rep Power: 21
BlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really niceBlueFusion is just really nice
Send a message via MSN to BlueFusion
Default Re: modifying Nerf Nite Finder EX-3?

i thought (think) he means a white laser... which doesn't exist in that size...
BlueFusion 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 10:03 AM.


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