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Cross Laser Diode - 5mW 650nm Red

Adafruit 1058 - Cross Laser Diode - 5mW 650nm Red

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ID: 204092



10,98€ gross (23% VAT)
8,93€ net

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Power supply voltage2,8 - 5,2 V
Power5 mW

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You have some frickin sharks at your lair, and youre thinking "it would be really great if I could attach some lasers to them" and then you see these little laser diode modules: what great timing! These encapsulated laser diodes are Class IIIa 5mW, with a 650nm red wavelength. They can be driven from 2.8V to 5.2V so theyre great for your embedded electronics project.

This particular module has a lens attached that will turn the dot into a cross. This makes it particularly good for laser-vision guidance, targeting, and more! Simply connect power to the red and black wires and you will be lasing in no time.

The cross has a beam spread of approximately 60° in both directions. So from a distance of 5cm, the cross is 5cm tall and 5cm wide. The cross ends have a sharp cutoff so the shape is very clearly defined.

Please note: this is not a laser pointer. Its a diode with integrated driver. You still need a 3 to 5VDC power supply. These diodes are 5mW output, and have a safety label marked on them.
For more information on laser safety and ratings check out the Wikipedia page


  • RoHS
  • Weight: 11.85g
  • Diameter: 10.11mm
  • Length: 32.82mm
  • Wire length: 100mm
  • 650nm wavelength
  • 2.8 - 5.2V DC voltage input
  • 25mA max current draw
  • Operating temperature -10°C to 40°C