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Sharp 405nm 1.3w

Miya

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This violet diode is better than BDR-209 and S06J. However, the beam quality is lower than that of a single mode diode.
Point size is also larger than single mode. i like this multi violet :love: Power consumption is low and lifetime is good

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aaronnoraa

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Juicy :) That's very attractive output for that wavelength, certainly the brightest looking 405 I've seen in pictures.
 

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Can you please tell us what diode it utilizes.
 

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I recommend R200 Chinese driver or SXD driver 1amp. My driver is R200 chinese driver 930ma ~ 1A.
 

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Hi Maya, what is the diode outputing at, and what are your run times?
 

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GH04W10A2GC diode. 1.3w 414nm with G7 lens my build. 5sec use 10sec rest.
 

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That is a nice output , but the run time is a bit low. I am using the same diode. My run time is continuous, as my diode outputs 800mW from 520 mA. I am going to try 610 mA at some point though.
 

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1A will create a short life for this diode,Anyway it's a great build, enjoy them ,like your pen
what driver?-R200?
PS: although said many times,750-800ma is great for power and longlife of this diode
 

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We see fake doctored data sheets on China listings quite frequently.
 

Miya

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1A will create a short life for this diode,Anyway it's a great build, enjoy them ,like your pen
what driver?-R200?
PS: although said many times,750-800ma is great for power and longlife of this diode



R200 is this



I bought this last year I ordered it with 2W output, but I could not be satisfied with NDB7675.
BUT!!!!. I left one R200! this is suitable for 405nm
 

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Sorry for the necro - is this the same diode as the 16X BDR-209s? The BDR was supposedly SM though I've never seen an SM at more than few hundred mW. Cheers LPF

edit: whoops the BDR sample I have is a 3.8 not a 5.6.. mystery deepens.

edit2: Apparently the BDR-209 is a non-public Nichia.. good luck getting them unmolested, sourcing from Nichia is a nightmare. Looks same as NDV4642/4542 etc
 
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i like BDR-209 single watt output violet. however It dies easily. I have been waiting for Sharp 1.5w Violet for several years
 




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