For many laser users, the extra cables in the work space from laser power meters is not a big deal. But in many instances it can be anywhere from a nuisance to detrimental to the work process.
The Quasar is a great solution for these cases. It is a small wireless power meter which attaches to any Ophir power/energy sensor and the information is transported via Bluetooth to a PC with installed Quasar software. The Quasar is attached to a sensor using a cable which allows it to be used on more than one sensor. The rechargeable battery supplied with the Quasar powers itself and the sensor.
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There are a few very specific situations where a wireless solution is important. See product facts here.
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