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  1. Ricker

    FS: No Diode DIY Host Kits

    Why hello, everyone! I need to make some room for some new hosts so I figured why not sell off someone of my older ones! What I have here are a few hosts which contain: One XM-L2 aluminum host One Polished aluminum heatsink for a 12mm module with setscrew One battery contact board contain...
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    Blackbuck 6 Momentary Switch Question

    Hey everyone, I have a quick question about installing my momentary switch on my Blackbuck 6 Driver. I have installed it exactly like x-wossee has it in the diagram. When I went to test it with my test load, for some reason when I pressed the momentary switch down, it turned the current off to...
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    Mainely Lasers Sales Thread

    5 NUBM47 / NUBM44's = 5 for 275. (From new 2016-2017 NUBM47-A1 blocks) 10 Brand New 3 Watt NDB7875's = 40 a piece, 300 for the lot. (NDB7875's have been discontinued, not many new ones left out there!) 20 M140's = 200 for All! Any questions, offers, or anything at all, please PM me! These are...
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    FS: Large lot of various lenses, mirrors, PBS cube, and more! (Picture Heavy!)

    Hey guys! What I have here for sale is a large lot of misc. laser mirrors, lenses, optics, and a PBS cube which goes for $50 by itself! A lot of the stuff I don't even know what it does, but sure have had fun with them. I would like to sell it all as a whole, and figured I'd offer it on here...
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    Quick Question about my ESD Wriststrap

    Well, I have been using a wriststrap for discharging electricity for a couple years now, and I noticed a couple diodes and chips etc. weren't working, so I tested my wriststrap with my Fluke multimeter, and from the end with the banana connection and clip to the end that buttons onto the strap...
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    An Ebay disappointment at it's finest!

    Hey guys! First off, I miss this place so much, and I'm happy to be back from moving in with the girlfriend, spenbding time and getting to know her, yada yada yada. Sooo, last Friday I ordered a video projector, to watch movies of course ;). I almost bought it from Amazon for 70 more dollars...
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    Collection Sale! Added items, prices LOWERED!

    Hey everyone, I have been away for a while due to life. I have a new girlfriend and work is busy, I just got promoted, so life is great, but not much time to make lasers, I am keeping almost all my laser making stuff for now, but I think it's time to sell some of my collection to folks who would...
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    First Contact Polymer Cleaner Question

    Hey everyone, so recently I bought some of the marvelous First Contact cleaner, Photonic Cleaning Technologies - Atomically Clean Optics and Mirrors . This stuff is expensive but works almost flawlessly! And the almost is where the question comes in. See, as I use this stuff to clean my diode...
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    LPF 10 Year Anniversary!

    So, I noticed that the LPF 10 Year Anniversary is coming up! (One week away to be exact) Anyone have anything planned? I hope we can all donate a little bit more for Avery's 10 years of service! And I hope someone(s) got something exciting they can do for it! I wished I was around for more of...
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    501B Pill Question

    Hey everyone, first thank you very much for taking time to view and/or reply to my silly little question. I bought 10 501-B hosts from Mohrenberg, he didn't have any pills left, but directed me to these -->Pills here on Fasttech.com.<-- So I bought a bunch, finally got them yesterday. Here's...
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    Look at the amount of active users!

    Does anyone else find this strange? Usually there's roughly 10 times more people online, especially at this time of night! EDIT: Ahhh, I just now am seeing Avery's new post that he had to reboot the server for some updates, that explains it, just us that have been active since the update are...
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    MY FIRST BUILD! Pic Heavy! S4X W/ NUBM44.

    Hey everyone! I just recently have gotten back from an amazing, well needed vacation; now it's time to have some fun! I had a gentleman whom owns a local oil delivery business and is a good friend approach me several weeks ago, and wanted me to acquire him a new, high powered laser. Knowing...
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    Going to Cali, Need some advice.

    Hey guys, thanks in advanced for reading/replying. I am going to California in two weeks for 10 days to visit my Aunt and her family. She is located in Mission Viejo, 92694. Since I live up here in the middle of Maine, and Radioshack has closed down (errr :cryyy:), we have nothing up here for...
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    Smart Tweezers ST5-S Professional LCR Meter / ESR Meter

    Thinking about, or already making drivers? Check these out! Pretty darn sweet if you ask me! http://www.amazon.com/Smart-Tweezers-ST5-S-Professional-Meter/dp/B0068QJ5Z6/ref=sr_1_1?s=hi&ie=UTF8&qid=1419690953&sr=1-1 EDIT: Lazerman121 found these on Amazon, they seem to be the same thing, just...
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    USPS Dashboard

    I just learned about the USPS dashboard. Evidently you can sign up, put in your address, verify that it is you and your address, then basically it tells you all the packages they have that are listed to be sent to your address. Basically no more dealing with tracking numbers! (ideally) I...
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    Need advice how to proceed with Biglasers.com

    Hello, happy Thanksgiving to some, and a good evening to all! Unfortunately, I did not see InfinitusEquitas thread about biglasers.com Biglasers.com is a Scam. Thank you very much IE for posting this, I hope it saves a lot of people trouble in dealing with this company as does this thread I am...
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    The Today Show this morning...

    Did anyone else see this this morning? People like this is what is going to make our hobby illegal, unfortunately! I'm glad he got caught, and I hope people saw this and will stop being idiots! Men caught on camera pointing lasers at helicopter pilots, arrested - TODAY.com
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    FLIR One Thermal Imaging Hosts/Heatsinks

    Two of my favorite hobbies when combined make a beautiful and amazing collection of videos. I simply use my FLIR One Thermal Imaging camera to record a laser's complete duty cycle to see how, where, how long, how much, etc. heat is (or isn't) dispersed through the host/heatsink. I will keep...
  19. Ricker

    Hello everyone!

    How is everyone doing? My name is Nate Ricker, I'm 25 from Bangor, Maine. I'm a manager at a truck stop here in Bangor, my job is very fast paced, packed full of multi-tasking and trying to make everything run smoothly and efficiently. Now to the good stuff! I've been a laser enthusiast for...




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