Getting the right laser power or energy meter is like anything else. Take pens, for example.
Sometimes, I just want a simple pen.
Why does the salesman keep trying to offer me the deluxe pen-knife, complete with compass, GPS and calculator? I just want the pen to write with.
I’m sure you’ve all said something like this about one product or another. I for one had a very similar experience with too-fancy phones that break too easily. But that’s another story for another day. Read the full article
Ophir is so excited to show you what’s in store for 2013 laser measurement. We’ll be including some recently added products – like R&D top 100 award-winning BeamTrack laser sensors – as well as never before seen laser power meters and beam profilers. See it first at Ophir’s Laser World of Photonics booth. Read the full article
There’s been some confusion lately about the “laser” setting on an Ophir power meter. Joe will ask: “What if my laser isn’t exactly one of the predetermined wavelengths? Will it still work?” Amanda says, “Can I set the Nova II to 633nm to check how much of that wavelength is in my broadband light source?” Read the full article
Sometimes, even experienced users of laser measurement equipment come across some issues that, although basic, need to be clarified. This video reviews 2 such issues: (1) selection of correct range when it’s not quite obvious (and what happens if one goes over range), and (2) how long a measurement duration may be.