Unless you are there, no amount of explanation will probably have your approval.
These aquarium systems are to *fish* tanks as these laser pointers are to cat toys.
This concept of what certain things are meant for is starting to stymie me. Before you write the words "... not/never meant for...
You know what they say about opinions.
I am not in love with the laser method, but using ... a litany of possible solutions I have/used ... the laser I have is much simple. But needs improvement.
" Lasers are and never were intended for tank cleaning. " given this forum ... is laughable.
Actually I am aware of enough of the construction issues and is WHY I would even bother asking if anyone else is into this type of construction. Yes. This is for aquarium maintenance. The 445 nm e/w G2 lens unit I have is sometimes used several times a day. Focus to within a foot inside the...
This is the typical with TIM. Imagine two 1" square plates pressed together with about 100 lbs of force. Just different TIMs can make a several degree difference. No TIM versus *any* TIM is a very large and distinct delta.
I have beaten this to death in so many ways ... ... .. .
Thanks for the links, a good start & am about to buy from a member.
It figures that there would the high enthusiasm that I see here. I have not even lurked, and I have lurked elsewhere for years! The experience and training that I had with the industrial lasers kind of freaked me, to be honest...
TIM is not normal? I have modeled the heat transfer in electronics and there is a definite difference between with/without TIM. The high wattage CPUs used to burn out before the manufacturers built in thermal shutdown.
I am just curious is all.
Thanks Apex ... and reasonable. The 2.7W is what I will do.
I also have some flatworms that are usually only seen on the tank walls. And, typically quite low on the wall. Therefore, to prevent singing anything directly behind these targets an attenuator or some type of lens that spreads the...