How to: Make a 200mw Burning Laser



Don’t use a perfectly good DVD burner to get your laser that will pop balloons, light matches, and burn stuff. Just buy a laser diode at and also a laser housing, and you won’t be tearing a computer DVD player apart. This is the easy way to make a 200mW burning DVD laser. Use a Mini Maglite and some rechargeable batteries so you don’t burn out the laser.

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