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    >1w portable 445 laser with homemade driver (images and video)

    It looks like one of the smaller transformers from revenge of the fallen:) Great beam shots.
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    JayGuin 445nm "Razor Lazor" Review

    The 445nm laser diode is the most exciting development I have seen in a while. The visibility of 1W of this light even in low daylight or dusk is impressive to say nothing of night. The possiblilies..!
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    1.5 amp Options

    Cool, did you use the application sample circuit? http://focus.ti.com/lit/ds/symlink/tps61030.pdf
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    1.5 amp Options

    lm338 looks to be a linear regulator - my personal interest is in efficent boost regulators. LM338 - 5 Amp Adjustable Regulator
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    likeitbright's 300mw small red laser

    The aw will almost certainly be fine, the others probably too though less likely. The problem seems to have been a bad 'batch' (thousands if not more) of batteries. I forget the exact brand but it was ultrafire or trustfire that the issue was with.
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    likeitbright's 300mw small red laser

    The aw tend to be good but most non defective 10440 should be fine also. Afaik 10440 were largely unprotected until recently. A protected battery is safer of course.
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    likeitbright's 300mw small red laser

    Yeah, so that laser uses a 10440 host. There were a bad batch of 10440 batteries (traveller knows about this). You will need to replace your 10440 with a new and reliable battery. Then you should be fine. Traveller had exactly the same symptoms with a minichome red laser - turn out all the...
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    Pink Laser 500mW

    Ah yeah, well pigments like paint work differently to light when mixed. Mix a bunch of paints and you get brown/grey/black etc. Mix a lot of different colored light beams and you get white. Sorry, you can't make a brown laser.
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    LikeitBright's 650nm "Minichrome" Review

    Good review as always ;)
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    200mW Laser From LIB

    Normal to the output aperture face or parallel to the longitudinal axis of rotation of the cylindrical host? ;)
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    WTB. Ruby laser/parts

    Anything considered from complete laser to parts for building one.
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    LikeItBright 200mW O-like in custom made

    Hmmm, well the module worked perfectly here before and after installation. I tried it a number of times after integration into the final laser and it always performed at 200-205mW which was quite impressive. If its not working for you now then my guess is damage to the module during shipping -...
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    Its good to know we have duck experts on this board :) The world seems better now somehow.
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    Custom green with O-like 140mW

    Sure I'm about, I check in most days. Invoice - no one has ever asked for one of those before. Can you be a bit more specific in what you need?