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I'll bet that orion is a beast!. I would love one of those.
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Will get beamshots as soon as I'm better at doing it. The Orion came in at 352.8 nominal avg.
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Another question for folks... Any idea if any rechargeable CR123A's would be OK to use in the Aquarius Pro? (I realize the normal AQ uses CR2's, the Pro does use 123As, but does suck them down pretty quick.)

CR123A's are 3.0v, I have some "3.0v 1000mah" 17335 Li-Ion cells which *will* fit in the laser and *will* power it on; I do have a 3.0v (not 3.7v) charger for them, but from what I understasnd is, these charge to 3.2v, not 3.0v.

The last thing I want to do is overvolt this laser.

So should the 3.0v "rechargeable 123A's" at 3.2v be safe in this laser? I also have some "17340"s, rated at 3.2v, LiFePO4.

-- I presume the standard 3.6v RCR123A's (which I believe charge to 4.3v) - are certainly a no-go in this thing. (Not even going to chance it.)
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Another question for folks... Any idea if any rechargeable CR123A's would be OK to use in the Aquarius Pro? (I realize the normal AQ uses CR2's, the Pro does use 123As, but does suck them down pretty quick.)

CR123A's are 3.0v, I have some "3.0v 1000mah" 17335 Li-Ion cells which *will* fit in the laser and *will* power it on; I do have a 3.0v (not 3.7v) charger for them, but from what I understasnd is, these charge to 3.2v, not 3.0v.

The last thing I want to do is overvolt this laser.

So should the 3.0v "rechargeable 123A's" at 3.2v be safe in this laser? I also have some "17340"s, rated at 3.2v, LiFePO4.

-- I presume the standard 3.6v RCR123A's (which I believe charge to 4.3v) - are certainly a no-go in this thing. (Not even going to chance it.)
They are 3.2V at full charge. I've got both 3V primaries and 3V Li-ion rechargables and they both are 3.2V brand new or at full charge.
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I think this happends when the cristal is overheat. Sometimes we can see it happen in the overdrive green laser. And i think laserglow will tell you they don't suggest to run your laser this long.
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Check the last date before you post next time, and his question has already been answered anyway.
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There is no rule that says a 473nm laser must be pulsed, and the fact that the previous one was might have actually been a contributing factor to it's instability. DPSS lasers do not respond well to being pulsed as a general rule.
Come again? This wasn't my understanding, as nonlinear optics increase in efficiency as peak power increases, something like the square of the intensity, so pulsing actually improves performance of the nonlinear crystal.

What are we missing in the translation here?

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Oh, and my CNI 473nm is a nice TEM-00 beam all the time, I've never seen it change. However, on a cold morning, it won't even lase until I warm it up in my hands for a few minutes. It doesn't like the cold at all.
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So did the specs of the Pro actually change?
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Come again? This wasn't my understanding, as nonlinear optics increase in efficiency as peak power increases, something like the square of the intensity, so pulsing actually improves performance of the nonlinear crystal.

What are we missing in the translation here?

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Oh, and my CNI 473nm is a nice TEM-00 beam all the time, I've never seen it change. However, on a cold morning, it won't even lase until I warm it up in my hands for a few minutes. It doesn't like the cold at all.
I guess I should have said "modulated" rather than "pulsed" because those drivers are actually modulating the diode to help with temperature control. These 473nm portables and pointers are not actually pulsed lasers in the strictest sense of the word (no giant pulse formation here, just the diode being turned on and off). I can tell you with certainty that DPSS lasers do not respond well to modulation.. I was just sticking to the original parlance, apologies for the inaccuracy.

In my experience with ALL of my CNI 473nm blues (and these are lab-style not portable) they tend to start of at TEM01 when they're cold and work their way into TEM00 as they warm up. All of mine do that, so I don't think it's a defect.. I would expect portables to perform far worse in general. IMO portable 473nm lasers are a bad idea due to the temp. sensitivity of LBO. Nice that you have one that works well!
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Well, I know this thread has been necro'd - but.. I would say that maybe, the specs on the AqPro (PGL-III-A) have changed. The one I have, it is absolutely, positively, NOT pulsed. It is CW. (as mentioned before)

It's also peaking around 80mW, and while originally averaged around 37, is now averaging more like 55mW.

It's not as stable as my PGL-III-C-473. but has much tighter divergence, and almost never goes tem01.

But, on warmup, yes, both are very unstable.
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780nm:OLIKE 120mW
685nm:18650 47mW
671nm:PGL3M 281mW DPSS ∙ PGL3C 278mW
655nm:LOC 254mW ∙ OLIKE 221mW ∙ Yob 320mW
638nm:Sanyo 40mW ∙ HL63133 200mW ∙ PGL3C 463mWpk ∙ ML520 700mW
633nm:JDS1145 HeNe 28mW ∙ JDS1145 HeNe 26mW
612nm:MG 05LOR151 HeNe 3mW ∙ REO LSTP 3mW
609nm:REO LHOR 1mW
604nm:REO LSTP 2mW
594nm:Rigel 3mW ∙ LG PGL3C 15mWpk ∙ Lasos 7512 3mW ∙ CNI MGL3 58mWpk
589nm:CNI PGL3C 106mW ∙ CNI PGL3C 85mW
561nm:CNI PGL3C 30mW(41pk)
556nm:CNI PGL3C 20mW(22pk)
544nm:JDS1675P HeNe 2mW ∙ REO LHGR 2mW ∙ Lasos 7786 2mW
532nm:PGL3C 150mW(180pk) ∙ PGL3C 578mWpk ∙ PLC 440mWpk
515nm:JDS 221420GL ArI 30mW
510nm:52mW DG#2 ∙ 50mW 26650 DG
488nm:Nlx DPSS 7mW ∙ JDS 2214 ArI 40mW ∙ JDS FCD488 DPSS 25mW
ML:MG 65A106025 ArI ML 115mW
476/480nm:Nichia Diode 28mW
473nm:PGL3A 45mW(80pk) ∙ PGL3C 110mWpk ∙ PGL3C 95mWpk ∙ RPLB-25 60mWpk
465nm:DTR NDB7676 2.03w
458nm:JDS 2214VL ArI 8mW ∙ JDS 2214VL ArI 12mW ∙ RHD Diode 1.7W
452nm:Osram SM 47mW
445nm:Yob 1410mW ∙ Polaris 156mW ∙ PGL3C 1200mW ∙ DTR-EHG 32650 2136mW
405nm:Yob 630mW ∙ Qfox 750mW ∙ JETL PLC 780mW

Last edited by aryntha; 04-22-2010 at 11:09 PM.
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