Old 05-02-2015, 07:05 PM #17
Hap's Avatar
Hap Hap is online now
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Arcata, CA, USA
Posts: 8,413
Rep Power: 21474874
Hap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via Skype™ to Hap
Hap Hap is online now
Super Moderator
Hap's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Arcata, CA, USA
Posts: 8,413
Rep Power: 21474874
Hap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond reputeHap has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via Skype™ to Hap
Default Re: Got my first 473nm last Wensday and it's my first time seeing it too. Some Pics

hwang is pretty spot on for 593.5! I've owned that wavelength and it's something im sure everyone will love. It's very relaxing to look at & if you can get a beam out of it it will blow your other lasers away!

Plus, it's essential to complete a rainbow!

-Alex


__________________
635nm: Laserglow Libra 5mW *North Pole Edition*



"Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?" -Bob Marley
"The stars should fall and the earth be riddled, imagine all your problems be seem so little, funny how the world so brittle." -Tribal Seeds
“The universe is a pretty big place. If it's just us, seems like an awful waste of space.” -Carl Sagan
You are important: Pale Blue Dot

Hap is online now   Reply With Quote


















Old 05-04-2015, 01:59 AM #18
icecruncher's Avatar
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 1,234
Rep Power: 2648693
icecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond repute
icecruncher icecruncher is online now
Class 3R Laser
icecruncher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 1,234
Rep Power: 2648693
icecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond reputeicecruncher has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Got my first 473nm last Wensday and it's my first time seeing it too. Some Pics

The B&W 473s have WAY to much splatter. And the Power Supply can be picky.

Some of these exotic wavelengths is just one of the cool things about Gas lasers, you can get some of those wavelengths that you have trouble finding (or can't afford) in diode or DPSS form. HeNe lasers can easily get you 543, 594, 633. Multiline Argons will get you a host of colors and wavelengths as will Kryptons.

My 612 has coolness factor covered, but I think I like the color of the 594 better.

I'm not a wavelength hunter, but I have yet to see the 462 and 520s. Which I hear are nice.

Quote:
Originally Posted by joeyss View Post
I can't even imagine a 609 or 611 nm those must look so strange.
589 is easy to imagine cause we have yellow LPS street lights by my house.

but yeah a 589nm is what I kinda wanna get next since it's about as bright as a 532.

I'm just weary of Dragonlasers after some of the stuff I read here and they're the only ones that'll ship to the US.
__________________
Gas Giant
icecruncher is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-2015, 05:58 PM #19
APEX1's Avatar
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: LEVITTOWN PA
Posts: 1,120
Rep Power: 180948
APEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond repute
APEX1 APEX1 is offline
Class 3R Laser
APEX1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: LEVITTOWN PA
Posts: 1,120
Rep Power: 180948
APEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond reputeAPEX1 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Got my first 473nm last Wensday and it's my first time seeing it too. Some Pics

love the pics. that 473 is beautiful. rep added
__________________
Justin

THANK A VET!

some lasers
1W 405 LABBY
3wNDB7875 SKYRAY
(2) 2WM140 BUILDS
1.5W CAS!O 501B
2W M462 WICKED LASER REPLICA HOST
1.2W 520 LABBY
500MW 532 PLE-PRO
180MW 532 EBAY OVERKILL


Some of my stuff is for sale check them out here <---link

NEED HELP ON YOUR FIRST BUILD? CLICK HERE OR HERE
APEX1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
473nm, blue awesome, blue beam





Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



























Privacy Policy | Advertising Disclaimer | Terms of Use


 


All times are GMT. The time now is 06:34 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO
Privacy Policy | Advertising Disclaimer | Terms of Use
Copyright (C) 2017 Laser Pointer Forums, LLC