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Old 04-06-2008, 02:03 AM #1
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Default Viper 125mw Halo...HELP!!!

My viper has a horrible halo, ive cleaned the lense many times, I used micro fiber cloth....... still, it stays. Also, i need help collimating it, i got a dot the size of a dime at 25ft, i need some feedback on it, does anyone know the standard??
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that happened to styropyro's X105 i think the lens is broken
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It looks fine.... How would it be broken??
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Can you post some pictures?
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Default Re: Viper 125mw Halo...HELP!!!

OK. i got one. Let me know what u think. i hid the dot in a pen cap so only the mess would show.
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Default Re: Viper 125mw Halo...HELP!!!

It looks like the lens is dirty or even scratched! Can you take a macro shot of the lens? I've heard that micro fiber is bad.
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Default Re: Viper 125mw Halo...HELP!!!

Well thanks for the vid!! But i still dont know what to do. the lense is clean...... is there a lense i can purchase? than can give me good divergance?
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here is a pic of the lens. this is the closest i could get it.
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maybe its got some nasty stuff on it, it looks like there not so good stuff around it
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That looks kinda like condensation. Let it sit overnight with the aperture cap off and clean the lens after that.
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how about a dab of rubbing alcohol with a cotton swab? it worked for my x-65 :-/ :-/ :-/
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how about a dab of rubbing alcohol with a cotton swab? it worked for my x-65 :-/ :-/ :-/
I used to do that, but some people say that it damages the AR coating on the lens.
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Default Re: Viper 125mw Halo...HELP!!!

MAN!! ive tried everything!!! nothing is working. how can i replace this? any advice??? thanks.
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Default Re: Viper 125mw Halo...HELP!!!

Ah! I've been there . I couldn't find a real replacement for my laser (it wasn't my x125), so I got a similar one from a camera and it worked. But you should try to ask dragon lasers for a replacement or repair. The lens is mounted on threads, right?

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yes. the lense is glued to it. i was thinkin in about prying it off and replacing it with a new one but i dont know where to get the same glass lense. I dont relly want to screw up my laser though.
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yea your best bet is to contact Dragon Lasers, and if not, sell it and buy a new one
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