Got a pt-54 from Flaminpyro some months ago (Thanks a lot! :D)
Been playing with this beast for a while, but I was saving it for a custom flashlight, I wanted the smallest 18650 host I could find, I ordered this little fellow and started working on the project as soon as I received it.
I recently got access to some of my campus' laser instruments for a second time.
The first time I could, I brought my 445 build to measure its power, but it LED'ed on me that same day, it was a little embarrassing :(
This time I went with my DX 405nm pointer link and a LOC diode...
THIS REVIEW IS NOT COMPLETE, I'LL POST MEASUREMENTS AS WELL AS SOME BEAM COMPARISONS AS SOON AS I CAN
I've bought 3 lasers from DX, a red dilda, which I sold to a friend a long time ago, a 30mW "True" Green, and a 100mW 405nm one, I still have those 2 and I think they're good lasers for the...
10/22/2010 EDIT: NEW VIDEO AND PAINTJOB See below :D
I've been silently browsing the forum for some weeks.
Some time ago I stumbled upon the 445 diodes and since that moment I wanted to build a laser right away.
I have been browsing and seeking every piece of information I could...