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LaserCo

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While browsing around I came across a page full of old popular science magazines from way back in time,

Popular Science ? All Issues | Modern Mechanix

the covers are so interesting! a few clicks later I found myself staring at this CO2 lasercutter and all the ancient mounting techniques..
I noticed in the smaller picture inserted that the beam seems to be off center from its optic..
from 1963 ( Can anyone else find an error? :) ):
 

bdgreenb

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uhhhh is there a microscope to STARE at the laser as it fires? Very cool,
America: efficiency in blinding technologies since 1963!
 

lasersbee

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I wonder if his seeing glasses are rated for the
Laser he is using...:whistle:


Jerry
 

Cyparagon

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He's got the face of a teen, and the body of a 50-year-old man :tinfoil:
 
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I love seeing old things about lasers, it is a good reminder of just how far we have come since them.
 

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Thanks for the feedback!
what do you suppose that tapped coil? behind him is or for... a tesla primary?
 




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