Introduction: How to Make a Laser Pointer Waterproof!

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Wouldn't it be wicked if you're laser pointer was water proof it would make an awesome laser stretching across a pool.
You need a laser pointer, a stove, some cling wrap.

Step 1: Wrap Up

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take the cling wrap and get a half fot by a half foot square.

Step 2: Wrap It Pt.2

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put it in the middle and fold the ends in and try and keep one layer of wrap on the part wwhere the laser comes out.

Step 3: Roll

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roll it up

Step 4: Singe It Up!

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put the laser over a low flame to where there is little heat to sorta melt it and tighten it up but keep it away from the laser head so it doesnt burn through.

Step 5: Wala...whala..wa...youre Done.

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I have done this several times for cool swimin fun and if you wrapped it tight enough it will work perfectly!


rhendric (author)2011-10-09

Won't the plastic wrap diffuse the laser?

dombeef (author)2011-04-16

Wow, I have the same laser as you, did you get it from dealextreme?
Nice idea!

CyberDoomKnight (author)2011-04-08

that is a really cool waterproof laser except is there any thing to make the laser stronger, strong enough to burn?

The Ideanator (author)2011-03-16

And If you want to make it even better, replace the standard switch with a reed switch, stick the laser in a small tube/pipe with one end sealed and a screw on cap with a window and rubber gasket on the other end, and use a small magnet to turn it on or off!

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