Back to Amateur Laser Construction Sub-Table of Contents. Setting up a Home Laser Lab Safety Issues in a Lab for Home-Built Lasers There are a variety of issues that are important for any sort of home lab or workshop but the following, in particular, apply directly to lasers and laser construction:
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