These companies are good sources for small quantity, used or
surplus items including lasers, laser accessories, light show parts and optical
Edmund Scientific Co., 101 E.
Gloucester Pike, Barrington, NJ 08007, (609) 573-6250. www.edsci.com
Laser Resale Inc., 54 Balcom
Road, Sudbury, MA 01776, (508) 443-8484. They specialize in used lasers; they sometimes
carry used light show systems. www.laserresale.com
Meredith Instruments, P.O.
Box 1724, Glendale, AZ 85301, (602) 934-9387. www.mi-lasers.com
Midwest Laser Products, P.O.
Box 262, Frankfort, IL 60423, (815) 464-0085,www.midwest-laser.com
Holo-Spectra Inc., 7742B Gloria Ave., Van Nuys, CA 91406,
(800) 275-4880, (818) 994-9577, fax (818) 994-4709, www.lasershs.com
From small components for actuators, beam
positioning, and fiber feeds to full SpectraScan multiport projector tables and rails.
They also sell refurbished low cost lasers and the Pangolin-compatible SpectraScan
Products include the STP-8X modular actuators, with mirror, arm, mount,
and TTL capable driver for $75. These can work with LD's TTL outputs, or you can use a
single PC serial signal with Holo-Spectra's EW Microcontroller Module, $185. They have the
ILDA Technical Award-winning Catweazle scanner system for $999: XY at
30,000 pts/sec at 8 degrees with
mirrors, mount, and drivers. They also supply systems based around the Cambridge 6800
scanners, for both small-and large-scale installations.
All products are supported with
Pangolin LD software and the exclusive SpectraScan suite of software programs.