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Laser beam oscillating from low to high power? Answered

Hello, i have a green laser pointer, that i love to use. I put new batteries in it, but the beam was oscillating, mean when i pressed the switch and holding it, the dot was high-low-low-high etc.. and now its not tuning on!! when i watch trough the hole, while pressing the button, a tiny red square is in the centre of it, but no green beam. what could it be?

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dsirotic
dsirotic

7 years ago

So basically everyone tells me not to look in my laser's beam, but no one tells me how to fix it..

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Josehf Murchison
Josehf Murchison

7 years ago

You are looking into the laser with your naked eye, DONT DO THAT.
Try new batteries you may have replaced them with the wrong ones.

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dsirotic
dsirotic

Answer 7 years ago

No I had googles, The batteries are the same ad they were before.

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iceng
iceng

Answer 7 years ago

EVEN WITH GLASSES NEVER EVER LOOK INTO A LASER OUTPUT ! ! !

Heed the warning !

Don't look into the beam with the remaining eye.

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dsirotic
dsirotic

Answer 7 years ago

It is 3V, double AAA batteries. I bought some 10piece AAA battery pack at an Ikea store. I have the same batteries in a flashlight, it also struggles to turn on, i have to shake it to make it work. could the problem be the batteries?

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mpilchfamily
mpilchfamily

7 years ago

If it's one of those cheap key chain lasers the button may be going bad.

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dsirotic
dsirotic

Answer 7 years ago

It's a Laser Pen, bought for cheap from a friend, it had dead batteries, i bought some new ones and it worked, but i had to jiggle the laser to make it go full power. and now it doesn't even turn on.

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iceng
iceng

7 years ago

I always have to jiggle the batteries to get my green laser to work.
sometimes tap the non output side to a wood block.