DIY 405nm Diode

$59.99
Product Code: SL-VLD1

DIY 405nm Diode Summary

DANGER: APPROPRIATE LASER SAFETY GOGGLES MUST BE WORN WHEN OPERATING THIS DIODE! RISK OF INSTANTANEOUS SEVERE EYE DAMAGE OR BLINDNESS!

A 5.6mm diameter 405nm wavelength BDR-S06J 12X diode identical to those used in the SL-VPB and PBAR parts bundles. These diodes can produce up to 650mW optical output or more depending on current and lens used and individual diode efficiency. Typical current is 400-500mA, typical voltage is 6.0-6.2 volts. Packaged in an aluminized Mylar conductive plastic bag.

Notice: Due to the sensitive nature of electronic components, the "DIY" parts and assemblies are sold "as is" and without warranty. Do not purchase the "DIY" products if you are unskilled in soldering and ESD techniques.

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5 product stars
Powerful - ApexProxy - 8/10/2012
When combined with the 445mA buck driver and a G-2 these can output as much as 700mW. They pack a serious amount of burn and are great for engraving because of how well the dot can be focused into a hair thick dot at 6inches.

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