Re: Laser problems

From: Bias Engineering (
Date: Sat Apr 04 1998 - 10:57:41 EEST

Alexandre L. PAPADATOS wrote:
> Dear rpml-list,
> A while ago ,I posted a message asking advice for our laser problem. We use
> a Synrad 50W co2 laser and it only outputs 5-6 Watts as a maximum output.
> We do SLS.

I guess that laser is not focused on the laser power meter where you put
it. I had a similar experience. Moreover, if the mirrors are not
aligned properly, the laser beam can hit the pwer meter at an angle and
hence show a less value (but not as low as 5-6 W I believe).

Hope this helps,

Aydin Kuntay

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