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635nm, 5 Watt Laser Diode with Pre-Configured Turn Key Control System

  • 5W laser diode fiber coupled
  • 5W 635nm laser diode parts view
  • 635nm 5W laser diode top view
  • 635nm laser diode system 5 Watts (5W)
  • 5W laser diode system front view

$6785.00   Ships: 4 to 5 Weeks | Model LDX-635NM-5W

Key Features
  • All-Inclusive System with Integrated 635nm, 5W Laser Diode Source
  • User Adjustable Laser Output Power 0 to 5 Watts
  • Factory Pre-Set Current & Temperature Limits
  • User has Full Control of All Laser Diode Parameters
  • Peltier Cooled Laser Diode Mount Fully Configured for the Laser Diode
  • RS232 and USB with LabView Drivers

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PRICE $6785.00
635nm Laser Diode Specifications (typical @ 25°C)
  • Output Power(CW): 5 Watts
  • Center Wavelength: 635 nm (±5 nm)
  • Spectral width, FWHM: < 3 nm
  • Slope Efficiency (typical): 0.8 W/A
  • Internal Temperature Sensor: 10 KΩ (25℃) Thermistor
  • Required Operating Currentv (max, 5W Laser Output): 0.7 Amps (supplied by controller)
  • Required Operating Voltage (max, 5W Laser Output): 29 Volts (supplied by controller)
635nm Laser Diode Fiber Output Specifications
  • Core Diameter: 105 µm
  • NA: 0.22
  • Fiber Connector: SMA905
  • Current Range: 0.0 - 6.0 Amps
  • Compliance Voltage Range: 48.0 Volts
  • Current Source Noise & Ripple (rms): < ± 0.5% ( of full scale current )
  • Current Setpoint Resolution: 2 mA
  • Current Setpoint Accuracy: +/- 0.5%
  • Current Source Stability (4 hours): ≤ 200 ppm
  • Current Source Limit Setpoint Accuracy: ± 2%
  • Photodiode Current Measurement Accuracy: ± 0.5%
  • Photodiode Current Measurement Range: 0.00 - 4,000 μA
  • Factory Pre-Set Maximum Current Limit
  • Factory Pre-Set Upper Temperature Limit
  • Soft-Start Current Ramp Factory Default Set to 300 Milliseconds
  • Soft-Start Current Ramp to Setpoint (User Programmable)
  • ESD and Power Surge Clamp Reverse Voltage
  • Reverse Voltage Transient Clamp
  • AC Line Filter
  • Keylock Switch and Safety Interlock
  • Short Circuit when Laser Diode Current Turned OFF
  • Open Circuit Detection
Control Unit TEC Controller Specifications
  • Cooling Design: Peltier (TEC) Cooled Laser Diode Mounting Plate
  • TEC Controller Output Power Total: 216 Watts
  • TEC Controller Output Current Range (bipolar): ± 12.00 Amps
  • TEC Controller Output Voltage Range (bipolar) : ± 18.00 Volts
  • TEC Control Loop Algorithm: Full P.I.D.
  • Temperature Control Accuracy: 0.05°C
  • TEC Controller Setpoint Resolution: 0.01°C
  • Temperature Sensor Inputs: 10 kΩ Thermistor, NTC, PT100, PT1000
  • Temperature Range: -25°C to 150°C
  • Cooling Method: TEC/Peltier Coolers, Fan for Waste Heat Removal
  • Laser Diode Mounting Plate Material: Nickel Plated Copper
  • Heat Sink Thermal Load Maximum: 95 Watts (@ 25ºC)
  • Heat Sink Fan Rated Input Voltage 24 VDC (supplied by controller)
  • Heat Sink Fan Rated Input Current: 300 mA (supplied by controller)
  • Laser Mounting Plate Area: 105 mm x 75 mm
  • Mounting Plate Integrated Thermistor: 10 kΩ
  • Heat Sink Dissipation Capacity @ 25°C: 38 Watts
  • Mounting Plate Typical Thermal Resistance R(th): 0.085 K/W
  • System Includes 1.5 meter Current Interface Cable (20A rated)
  • System Includes 1.5 meter TEC Control Interface Cable
  • Front Panel LCD, Full Alphanumeric Display with Key Pad
  • RS232 Standard
  • USB Optional ($100.00)
  • LabView Drivers Included
  • GUI Control Software Included
Control Unit QCW and Modulation SPECIFICATIONS
  • QCW Pulse Width: 20 μs to CW
  • Pulse Time Base Accuracy: ± 1.0%
  • QCW MODE 1: User Adjustable Pulse Width and Repetition Rate using Internal Pulse Generator
  • QCW MODE 2: External Trigger to Internal Pulse Generator, Rising Edge Triggered
  • MODULATION Input (BNC): Digital (TTL) or Analog MODULATION
  • MODULATION BNC Input Impedance: 10K ohm
  • MODULATION Input Voltage Range: 0 ~ 4 Volts (4V = Max Current)
  • Power Input: Universal 100 ~ 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz
  • System Weight (total): ~ 10 kg
  • Controller Dimensions: 275mm x 200mm x 127mm
  • Laser Diode Package Size (LxWxH): 74mm x 43mm x 43 mm

Product Overview:

These 635nm, 5 Watt source and control systems offer a complete plug and play solution for R&D applications. The LDX-635NM-5W is a pre-configured and fully calibrated system. It includes the high power fiber coupled laser diode, the controller, the heat sink and Peltier cooled mounting plate, and all interface cables. The current source and Peltier / TEC controller have power ranges which are compatible with the laser, and the control unit comes with pre-set upper temperature and current limits to protect the laser. The mounting plate is machined with mounting holes matching the package footprint and is optimized for TEC based cooling and temperature stabilization in lab environments.

User has Complete Control of the 635nm Laser Diode:
The user has complete control of the 5W laser through the front panel of the control unit or through the rear panel digital I/O. The user controls the bias current, temperature set-point, CW or modulated mode and all other parameters. The controller front panel has an LCD display with a touch key-pad. The menu structure is simple to operate and features a status menu with current and actual temperature for the default home page setting. These systems come with an RS-232 interface and can be ordered with an optional USB interface. LabView drivers are available free of charge charge. A LabView GUI makes set-up and control of the system fast and simple.

High Power Laser Diode Source Protection:
High power laser diode protection features include a factory pre-set current limit, slow start current ramp to the user specified set point, factory pre-set temperature limits and clamping circuitry to protect the laser against power surges. The factory set default maximum current level is set during the calibration process to ensure the laser is not over-driven and damaged. The temperature limits are determined during calibration and are also factory set within a safe operating range to protect the laser against over-heating. In addition to the current the temperature limit protection settings, the user has the option of setting the soft-start current ramp time from 300 milliseconds up to 10 seconds. The system is set to a 300 millisecond ramp as the default mode for shipment. This user adjustable current ramp allows you to customize the "power on" sequence of the source for your specific application.

635nm Laser Heat Sink and TEC Cooled Mounting Plate:
The laser heat sink uses a combination of TEC based cooing with a fan for heat removal from the base of the heat sink. No water is required for cooling. These heat sinks have a mounting plate which is highly uniform and offers finish and flatness optimized for the 635nm fiber coupled modules.

QCW and Modulation Features:
In addition to standard CW mode, these units offer an external modulation input and circuitry and an internal function generator for quasi-CW pulsing applications. The internal function generator is used to generate QCW pulses from 20 μs to CW. The controller will also accept an external signal for the QCW trigger. The modulation can be either TTL or analog modulation from DC to 50 kHz. The modulation input is a BNC connector on the rear panel of the controller.

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