Welcome to Laser Pointer Forums - discuss green laser pointers, blue laser pointers, and all types of lasers



Gball lens remove

toutan

Active member
Joined
Dec 1, 2010
Messages
177
Points
28
I take it off, and please tell me the one

 



toutan

Active member
Joined
Dec 1, 2010
Messages
177
Points
28
Because the damage of the diode is scary, please tell me it if I take it off, and there is a tutorial image of the one.
 

Lifetime17

Well-known member
LPF Site Supporter
Joined
Dec 15, 2014
Messages
5,267
Points
113
Hi T,
If you take off the G ball lens the diode will not last as long as with it on. It will be a open can diode and you have to be careful with dust .

Rich:)
 

toutan

Active member
Joined
Dec 1, 2010
Messages
177
Points
28
In this situation focus adjustment is not possible.
 

trinh hong phuoc

Well-known member
Joined
May 12, 2017
Messages
745
Points
63
Hi T,
If you take off the G ball lens the diode will not last as long as with it on. It will be a open can diode and you have to be careful with dust .

Rich:)
exactly,but i think some green laser diode still noproblems when remove gball
 

paul1598419

Well-known member
Joined
Sep 20, 2013
Messages
15,335
Points
113
I believe RedCowboy has removed the ball lens by just prying it off against the module you pressed it into. He just pried against the top of the module and the can pops off. The problems with decanning have been related to blue diodes. Not so much with green.
 

trinh hong phuoc

Well-known member
Joined
May 12, 2017
Messages
745
Points
63
Yes, i agree with Paul,but remove nubm05-06,07 is easier than nubm08.if want remove nubm08,need a tool
 

grainde

Well-known member
Joined
Jan 29, 2012
Messages
3,160
Points
113
I press the diode with the Gball intact into a module. Then use a small flat head screw driver and lever between the rim of the Gball casing and the inside of the module. This means you pull towards the centre of the lens ie pivot on edge of Gball casing. Do this gently and move around the lens applying force on different points. It will take 4 - 5 attempts before you will hear a cracking sound. As soon as it gives, stop and remove the screwdriver. Use a pair of tweezers to remover the lens, or just tip it out.

I used to use the vice method shown by Angelos, but this almost always destroyed the Gball and I often had marks on the diode from the press (you have to hold it very firmly). With the above method not one diode has been damaged and all Gballs came off intact.

If you want the Angelos method let me know and Ill hunt it out for you.

Wheres that beer emoticon....;)
 

toutan

Active member
Joined
Dec 1, 2010
Messages
177
Points
28
Because English is not proud, I cannot understand an English sentence.
If there are an image and an animation, I may understand me.
 




Top