Successful Galvo Kit Builders
news (not so new anymore)
SOLD-OUT AND DISCONTINUED :(
With lots of patience, careful
building and tuning, the NLS Kit can do up to 16KPPS at 16
To see the details, go
For $200 USD
The KIT includes these items:
Galvo body parts (hand-made machined custom
Galvo rotor parts (2 machined magnets and 4
4 stainless steel bearings
All discrete components (res, pots, caps,
All PCBs: 1 X PCB for dual-channel driver and
2 X PCBs for optical position detector (OPD)
2 DB9 female connectors for PCB
Schematics (printed on 11X17" format)
Documentation (PDF format only - no hard
One power connector, 3 pins with screws.
Two hand-cut mirrors. A bit irregular but
good enough for testing. Aluminum, first surface, 1mm thick.
XY mounting blocks for galvos. Just two
aluminum blocks actually that you drill and mount on your own
base. See below:
I can provide also with you with a nice custom-made
mounting block for this kit - see below. It's $30US.
Now, here's the list of WHAT YOU DO NOT GET
with this Kit:
Power supply (see other kits)
DAC board (see my other kits if you need one)
Hardware (nuts, bolts, washers, mounting posts,
DB9 male and connectors
Hard copy of instructions. You have to
print it yourself if you need one. I provide the schematics
because it has a large format and it's only one double-sided sheet.
If you're interested:
Send me an email to let me know, including your
I will calculate the shipping fees based on your
address, and tell you what are your options. NOTE:
I use Canada Post's Xpresspost service. It has
tracking number and insurance. The delivery time is 4 to 7
business days worldwide.
You send me the payment using one of the
following method: Cheque, money
order, or PayPal (my account ID
Once I got the money, I prepare the kit and send
it within a week.
I send you an email to tell you that the kit has
been shipped and give you the tracking number if applicable.
See the RGB projections from my
homemade galvo kit and mini RGB laser.
Of course, this page would not be complete without a
link to the master who is behind all this project, and who started it all, Mr.
BTW, thanks Chan for giving me the explicit permission
to use parts of your design in my kit!
SOLD-OUT and Discontinued
- Has been replaced by a USB version - the FrameStreamer Express
LPT port DAC, based on the DAC0832 circuit
Supports red and green blanking as is (aka RGY).
But if you need full RGB support, add $5 for extra parts.
Connects to the parallel port.
$23US + shipping