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How to clean your laser pointer

As we all know, a laser pointer can emit a powerful wonderful beam not only because the high output power of it , but also the lens. It's important to keep the laser pointer lens clean,so, let's talk about it!
The laser pointer used in these instructions are
HTPOW 30W Blue Laser Pointer : HTPOW High Power Laser Strong Powered 30000mw Blue Laser Pointer 445nm The...
1.Keep Your Safety
Safety is always an issue with high power lasers so the first thing you do when cleaning them is take the batteries out. A number of people have had unpleasant accidents cleaning lasers because they left the batteries in.
2.Clean a Laser Pointer Lens
So unscrew the battery cap, remove the batteries and just to be sure, leave the battery cap off. There are only two methods that work well and will not damage the lens. They are compressed air and professional lens cleaning tools such as lenspens.
3. Cleaning with compressed air
Be careful once the lens cover is off keep your fingers away from the lens.Gently unscrew the lens cover from the laser. If necessary apply pressure but do not force it.
6.Put the laser back together and test the beam
Assemble the laser and test the beam. it the lens was just dirty and not damaged, the beam and beam point should now be very clean and have good quality.

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