[Noisebridge-discuss] red laser diode module group order

Don French dcfrench at gmail.com
Thu Jun 3 18:51:02 UTC 2010


As far as permanent blindness goes, that is correct.  But there are cases
where people have (stupidly) shined a <5mW laser into their eye at close
range for several seconds and received a scotoma (blind spot).  But even in
those cases, they all fully recovered within 3-6 months.

-- Don


On Thu, Jun 3, 2010 at 1:33 AM, Christie Dudley <longobord at gmail.com> wrote:

> Eh.  You'd need a lot more than 5mW to put an eye out.
>
> Christie
> _______
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> and if you gaze into the abyss, the abyss gazes into you." - Friedrich
> Nietzsche
>
>
> On Wed, Jun 2, 2010 at 9:50 PM, Don French <dcfrench at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Wow, that is really cool!   Great for burning retinas, too!
>>
>> -- Don
>>
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Jun 2, 2010 at 9:35 PM, Eric Boyd <mrericboyd at yahoo.com> wrote:
>>
>>> https://www.noisebridge.net/wiki/Small_Laser_Module_Order
>>>
>>> If you're interested in red laser diode modules, I'm putting together a
>>> group order.  If you know of a cheaper place to get them, please edit that
>>> into the page as well!
>>>
>>> Also, you *must* check out this laser diode suit that inspired us:
>>>
>>>
>>> http://www.behance.net/Gallery/200-LDs-Stage-Suit-icommercial-casei/493017
>>>
>>> Eric
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