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Old 04-23-2010, 01:03 PM #1
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Default How gas-ion lasers work

First of all, I'm not asking how they work. I was just searching for something that explained how they work that included some pictures. I found this during my search. It seems like it would be great for someone new to the gas-ion world.

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Default Re: How gas-ion lasers work

So that's how it works!

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Default Re: How gas-ion lasers work

This is a invaluable article for anyone interested in moving up to the "Holy Grail" of lasers. IMHO
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Default Re: How gas-ion lasers work

Nice.

I just proved brewster's angle with a PHR and one of those 3d model cubes. (the ones with little bubbles inside a clear cube)

Cool stuff, to get no reflection you have to have the angle and the rotation exactly right.
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Thnx Dr_Evil this certainly is some great info for me and i bet for allot of other people to.

I still want a argon ion laser soooo badly.. but it aint easy to get or way to expensive where i life and shipping it from US or where ever costs a fortune + the idea of it breaking while being shipped
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Thnx Dr_Evil this certainly is some great info for me and i bet for allot of other people to.

I still want a argon ion laser soooo badly.. but it aint easy to get or way to expensive where i life and shipping it from US or where ever costs a fortune + the idea of it breaking while being shipped
Don't worry about breakages if you get one of those JDSU Air cooled systems ... things are built like tanks ... costs about the same to ship one too!
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