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    Default Constant vs Pulse?

    What exactly does this refer to in laser diodes? The beam will be constant/pulse? as in, the beam will visibly go dim and bright?

    thanks for any answers, i am new!

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    Pulsing is turning it on and off very rapidly. It allows higher power during the pulse because of the short duration. Sort of like quickly putting your hand in a flame and removing it before it gets burnt.

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