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Old 02-04-2008, 09:39 PM #17
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Default Re: Having trouble focusing Blu-ray

Jake, in my last post I meant to say hook up your meter leads to the wires you have separated. I thought it would be obvious but I guess it wasn't.

Remove the 10 ohm resistor and put those wires back to the way they were.


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i took the resistor of and and conected the red back to geather and it says 0.05
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ok i see it goes up to 0.51 slowly
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I give up Jake. You are having a very hard time following instructions. Sorry but I can no longer help you unless you follow instructions. It is clear you have no clue on the use of a multimeter, and I don't know how many times I have suggested you search google for instructions.
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Is your diode hooked up to the circuit too? Is it lasing?
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here is the pic of the br on
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I was just curious, how do I tell if my diode is lasing? *Do I have the lens on or off (I have an AixiZ housing)? Should the casing get warm when it is lasing (or at all)? Should there be a spike in current once it starts lasing?

Also, jake: when you want to measure mA, the multimeter needs to be in series with the circuit (as opposed to parallel when measuring voltage).


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it measures to be 38.9 and thats with out the br on i have to conect the to red wires to geather to make it power on but its still dimm at a short distance
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If the BR isn't turned on you should get a 0 reading on your meter. You must have a short somewhere at the output.
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the picture above how i have it hooked up with the leads from my meter the br is lasing but its not that brite is there any way i can make it briter ?
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