I finally put aside some time to record this video.
Direct link: Lego MINDSTORMS NXT Laser CNC - YouTube
It's made with one Mindstorms NXT (v1, not the revised v2) kit.
I'm having a bit of an issue with wobble, but I can probably fix it.
It's not intended as a "practical" CNC due to the...
Kit lens for now, I have another lens that might be a bit better for low light stuff that I got from a friend, but I'm sticking with the kit one for now.
I shot some of the pics with just the auto mode (no flash), and some of them with shutter speed priority on and a long exposure (max I tried...
They're all downsized in quality and size by Imgur, if you want them in their full 4928 × 3264 glory, you can download this 29MB zipped archive of them all.
In a related area of discussion... What are the best settings for these types of pics?
I got a 5mw (later metered at closer to 30mw) DX laser or two, then told my parents I was going to get something bigger. My father didn't care, my mother worried until I convinced her about safety, etc.
Maybe it wasn't the wisest jump, but I survived 5mw -> 1.2W without loosing my eyesight, and...
Well, we know WL won't be making it.
Where's those LPM pictures you promised us a few days ago?
As far as this thread goes, thanks for the pictures! That's quite a nice laser.
20W... Damn, that's insane!
Eagle Pair are very high quality and work great for my 1.2 W SL I.
I'd say you should buy the Eagle Pair, as they have been proven to be some of the best "cheaper" goggles around (the next step up is OEM laser systems, which is quite a bit more expensive). I wouldn't trust those DL goggles.
Lolz, the image on the first page is quite relevant.
Anyways, cvmvnbvbcbvvcmvncbv, our points still stand. Why are you all of a sudden willing to give us a result ASAP? 8 devices that can record pictures/video, and it takes you more than 4 days before you suddenly offer to produce results...