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Hello,
I just joined the forums. I'm currently an Electrical Engineering student and I've always been interested in laser pointer (I mean what boy isn't interested in lasers). And now that I'm learning about electrical circuits I kinda want to make my own laser pointer.
So would anybody have any suggestions on where to start with making a inexpensive laser pointer?
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Hello! and welcome to LPF! There are alot of different options when building your own laser. You should start by reading the stickies in the tutorial section Then when you get an idea of what kind of laser you want to build we'll be here to help. Have fun

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Also check out the laser hosts by user "Jayrob" they are pretty sweet!
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Read, read and read some more. Every thing will come together and you will be ordering parts in no time.
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Like they said, there is a whole bunch of great information here.
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