Laser Pointers

Welcome to Laser Pointer Forums!

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



Go Back   Laser Pointer Forums - Discuss Laser Pointers > Lasers > Laser Shows

Sci-Fi-Lasers
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-25-2009, 11:13 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 3
Rep Power: 0
pahx97 is on a distinguished road
Default Anyone heard of Shinp??

I'm thinking of buying a double laser show, it looks like it can make some simple designs, which is what im looking for.
I saw shinp and i wonder if they are any good?
also, ive heard they are illegal in the US
id just want some opinions
pahx97 is offline   Reply With Quote
List of Green Laser Pointers Being Sold

List of Blue Laser Pointers Being Sold

List of Red Laser Pointers Being Sold


Old 01-29-2009, 06:45 PM   #2
Class 2M Laser
 
BrewCityMusic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Lake Geneva, WI
Posts: 856
Rep Power: 103
BrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Anyone heard of Shinp??

We have been using SHINP shows for almost 2 years with no failures or breakdowns, they are well built and very cost-competitive when compared to most of the other Chinese crap we've tried over the years.

I would not hesitate to recommend their products with one reservation: The new style units being released recently don't seem to be anywhere near the build quality of their old-style units (I have attached a pic of the old and the new style DL22's for comparison)... The "New" DL22's are rated at 100mW per side and the old ones at 80mW (in the "RR" configuration) however the old style is almost twice as visible and the new style lacks a sensitivity control for sound input (not a big deal if you are running them DMX, but a real drawback in "Sound Active" mode).

As to the best "Bang for the Buck" with SHINP units that I've owned are the DL33 in 100mW(X2) 535nm configuration, as well as the CL36RGY (100mW 535nm and 300mW 650nm) ... The AL600RGY (same power as the CL36RGY but with true scanners and ILDA input) is a great low-buck way to get into a true "scanner" system (the lower DMX units actually use stepper motors so you sacrifice fluidity of patterns).

For Blue, you can't beat the SL-8 right now, 50mW at 473nm, full blanking, and if you set up a vendor account with them can be had for under $650 shipped!

Hope this helped, BTW none of the SHINP stuff is FDA compliant (or at least they aren't registered, etc) so you're taking a chance with customs if you buy them from anyone overseas - I suggest paying a little extra for the old style units many US resellers still have in stock (check Ebay, etc) but make sure you are looking at the old style builds.
Attached Thumbnails
Anyone heard of Shinp??-shinp_dl22_comparison.jpg  
__________________
LaserGlow Hercules - Over 500mW of Perfection! (Sadly, this one has been sold!)
400mW RPL-style in need of minor realignment - not as cool as the herc but a temporary fix...
(2) SXD Modules in Ehgemus Hosts - 156mW and 173mW
Laserglow Galileo with O-like Module - 144mW
(6) Assorted Chinese AAA Pointers from 44mW to 144mW
Laserglow Aquarius - 18mW peak 15mW steady
6X GGW in Custom Kryton by Daguin - 264mW w/Larry DFW Lens
8X BDR in Custom Kryton 401mW (Mohrenburg Build)
LCC in Kryton Groove - Conservative 255mW
(2) Old-Style Dildas running at 8.4V - 241mW and 233mW
2-3mW HeNe Custom Desk Lamp *Under Construction*


(26) Assorted Laser Displays from SHINP 100-500mW
(2) Custom 130mW Diffraction Projectors
Custom 170mW Lumia Wheel Projector
20K Scanner System *Under Repair/Renovation*
LaserBee I With Data Logging - Great Low Cost LPM!

Assorted Labbies, Modules, PHR's LOC's, etc - LOTS of it!
BrewCityMusic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-29-2009, 06:48 PM   #3
Class 2M Laser
 
BrewCityMusic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Lake Geneva, WI
Posts: 856
Rep Power: 103
BrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond reputeBrewCityMusic has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Anyone heard of Shinp??

Oops - just to clarify, the old style is in front, the thinner, smaller unit is their new style (also the DMX inputs, power inputs, etc are in the rear on the old style units) ... I'm not sure if they have redesigned their entire line, but I do know they have redone the DL22, the SL2, the SL3, and the DL's models 55 and up, if that helps.
__________________
LaserGlow Hercules - Over 500mW of Perfection! (Sadly, this one has been sold!)
400mW RPL-style in need of minor realignment - not as cool as the herc but a temporary fix...
(2) SXD Modules in Ehgemus Hosts - 156mW and 173mW
Laserglow Galileo with O-like Module - 144mW
(6) Assorted Chinese AAA Pointers from 44mW to 144mW
Laserglow Aquarius - 18mW peak 15mW steady
6X GGW in Custom Kryton by Daguin - 264mW w/Larry DFW Lens
8X BDR in Custom Kryton 401mW (Mohrenburg Build)
LCC in Kryton Groove - Conservative 255mW
(2) Old-Style Dildas running at 8.4V - 241mW and 233mW
2-3mW HeNe Custom Desk Lamp *Under Construction*


(26) Assorted Laser Displays from SHINP 100-500mW
(2) Custom 130mW Diffraction Projectors
Custom 170mW Lumia Wheel Projector
20K Scanner System *Under Repair/Renovation*
LaserBee I With Data Logging - Great Low Cost LPM!

Assorted Labbies, Modules, PHR's LOC's, etc - LOTS of it!
BrewCityMusic is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Database of Laser Pointer Companies




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


laser pointer forums top













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




All times are GMT. The time now is 11:38 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO
Privacy Policy | Advertising Disclaimer | Terms of Use
Copyright (C) 2014 Laser Pointer Forums, LLC