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Well folks, I've decided to take down my listing and hang on to my 2.5W 532 unit. Why? Well it's mainly it's uniqueness that makes me want to keep it! Dunno when I'll ever need this for a real life application but it sure looks cool in my room!

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Good news Alex. Make a CW 582nm Dye laser.
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Would you need fog?
To balance you would need 5-6W of 450 and 6-7W of 635. A <16W projector. I think that would make a pretty extreme show of beams.
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To balance you would need 5-6W of 450 and 6-7W of 635. A <16W projector. I think that would make a pretty extreme show of beams.

You could certainly do without fog, just more impressive with a little bit used.

Yep, that'd make for a beefy RGB. You'd also probably want to stick a telescope on the 532 to up the beam diameter, otherwise you end up with a thin green beam in the middle of a fat combined R/B beam, which doesn't look that great. At least not close up.
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Oh definitely. Just looked up 15W+ RGB's for fun on YouTube. Even more impressive with fog.
As for the beam diameter, expanding the 532, would make for a much cleaner combination.
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