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 about lasers heat and stuff

jeremy

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 about lasers heat and stuff

does the beam get hot oor is it when it hits the material you are aiming at and the light frome the laser bugs the particals in the material and then they start moving around realy fast and then they exload
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Hemlock_Mike

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Re:   about lasers heat and stuff

The beam is only potential energy. Heat is made when that energy is absorbed by something in its path.

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Re:   about lasers heat and stuff

The particles don't expload :p At least not from a 200mW laser, not by far.
 




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