Old 06-15-2009, 08:00 AM #1
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Question red laser vs. violet laser

Which diode would be better for burning


this one?405nm Violet burning laser diode

or

this one?660nm red laser diode

Im working with a $50 budget so i only get one try and i dont want to get the wrong one.



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Old 06-15-2009, 08:07 AM #2
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Blueray (the first one) will be brighter and the red (the secound one) will burn better.

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I would go with the bluray one. 99% of people will be more impressed by a bluray burning laser than a red burning laser.
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If I remember correctly there is a nice thread from less than a week ago that goes into detail about this topic....try the search button
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My solution is, if you can't decide, build both. Each one has its own interesting qualities.
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Blu-ray is considered more powerful for similar mW output.

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