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by Freddie
Tue Sep 19, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: CO2 Laser Discussion
Topic: 80 watt PS with 100 watt laser tube
Replies: 3
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Re: 80 watt PS with 100 watt laser tube

Thanks Marco, I do have an amp meter on the machine. I will try it and keep an eye on the ma reading. I have an identical other machine and it only uses about 15 ma while engraving. I'll be using this one for engraving on lower settings, so maybe I can get some life out of the 100 Watt tube for now.
by Freddie
Sun Sep 17, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: CO2 Laser Discussion
Topic: 80 watt PS with 100 watt laser tube
Replies: 3
Views: 571

80 watt PS with 100 watt laser tube

I have an 80 watt 600 x 900 laser engraver with a missing tube. I have access to a 100 laser tube. I have mounted it into the machine and connected it. I did a pulse test and it fires. Could I run this setup as is, or will it overload the PS or damage the tube? If it is a problem I'll either buy a 1...

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