I propose we start a Drivers Section.
Since drivers is one of the most important elements for us DIYers next to Diodes.
Would it be a good idea to have a centralized section for this topic.
Let the polling begin.:pop:
Up for sale are 10 445nm Diodes harvested from CASIO XJ-A130 Projector.
I also have 8 Brass Diode Press Tools for sale as well.
$3 Shipping per order in the US.
$13 Shipping per order International.
$10 Diode Press Tool shipped anywhere
$8 Tool with order of Diode...
So I put the 150mW blu-ray Diode from LSP to the test.:angel:
Lens: 405nm G-1 glass
Heatsink: 1-1/4" x 3" alumimun
PS: 18V 3A bench
Meter: Knimrod DIY Thermopile calibrated
Here is the results:evil:
mA mW Volt
40 18 4.2
50 33 4.4
60 46 4.5
70 62 4.7
80 77 4.9
90 94 5.0
Up for sale are 2x 4pack brand new aaa rechargeable batteries by Duracell.
These are the highest capacity 1000mAh aaa batteries, they are NOT the pre-charged type.
Asking $13 shipped in the US, out side the US add $3 to cover the addional postage.
Diode Press Tools
Up for sales are two Diode Press Tools, unlike others, this tool using the Colimating Module backend opened up.
Asking $10 shipped anywhere, if you are interested send paypal payment see (address in my profile)
Instructions to use the Diode Press Tool
Guys I have a package from China by EMS held by the US Customs since the Nov 30th, anyone knows what to do? :-/
Your item was handed over to Customs(UNITED STATES OF AMERICA USSFOA) at 2008-11-30 12:28:00
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I finally able to make my own heatsink thanks to Dark_Horse and Jayrob for helping to get my lathe turning. [smiley=2vrolijk_08.gif]
Up for sale is a flexible size and power source Laser and CREE LED flashlight all in one. [smiley=happy.gif]
Driver is FlexDrive with Blu-ray 803T LD in Sure...
Guy I need help with driver.
The LD body is positive and need 900mA. :o
I can not isolate the LD body from the host.
I don't think any of the drivers we have here are usable, they all positive regulators. :-/
I think I need a negative regulator capable of 900mA? :-/
Any help is appreciated. :P
Up for sale are brand new harvested RED "L Die Open Can" Diode.
$17.75 Harvested LOC Diode
$21.75 Diode installed in module
$4 Module (with Diode purchase only)
Free shipping anywhere. :D
Please send paypal payment to (see email address in my profile by click...
Up for sale are "L Die Open Can" Diodes harvested from good working LG 18-20x DVD Burners. I also include one free WindowLess IR in heatsink per Open Can purchase.
$24 L Open Can Diode
+$6 Installed in module
$3 Shipping anywhere per order
PM me if you are interested.
Up for sale are two DT0811 Sleds. This Blu-ray diode can easily put out >80mW see here
Price is $19 each and shipping is $3 per order world wide.
If you are interested please send payment to my paypal address, see profile.
Anybody knows where I can buy new Leadlight in chrome finish without the power LED.
I recently ordered some BTG-6 from z-bolt it has LED on it. The picture on their web site shown it without the LED. :-/
Ever wonder how powerful the Diode in the Xbox 360 HD-DVD DT0811 sled is. ::)
Here is the I-P plot; the module is placed on top of a CPU heatsink. The meter is the Knimrod DIY Laser Meter.
The test terminated at 142mA. :o
Hope this is helpful to you. 8-)