Blue, Violet, almost Ultraviolet really. I made a driver board and just need to finish the heatsink and mount it in a case. I bought a translucent blue project box from Hammond that I'll be mounting the laser in.
|Current (mA)||Voltage (V)||Power (mW)|
|R1||CT6EP500-ND||POT 50 OHM 6MM CERMET TOP||$0.73|
|D1,D2||MBRA140T3GOSCT-ND||DIODE SCHOTTKY 40V 1A SMA||$|
Based on schematic from http://www.repairfaq.org/sam/Blu-ray/site1/diode.html
Currently I am using a plastic collimating lens intended for a red laser diode.
I need to get a quote on a proper lens such as this one from Lightpath, 352673-A or 352671-A
Require a DB9 Male
|1,2||Interlock Shorting jumper or external closure|
|3||Chassis Gnd AC coupled to chassis shield or drain wire|