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Laser Show Accident Causes Blindness

Discussion in 'Lighting and Electrics' started by themuzicman, Jul 14, 2008.

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    themuzicman Well-Known Member

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    Ouch, this made me begin to think that staring into laser pointers throughout my whole child may not have been the wisest idea.
     
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    ruinexplorer Minion CB Mods Premium Member Fight Leukemia

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    Check this out: [media]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXfyDUJjVq4[/media]

    You actually get to watch the laser kill the camera phone that is recording it!
     
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    I think 30 people partially blinded is proof enough...
     
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    They're lucky if they walk away only partially blinded.
     
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    They're lucky that they walked away only partially blinded. The news clip said that some have experienced up to an 80% loss of vision but no one had lost their vision completely. Unfortunately, any amount of this nature of damage is considered generally irreversible.
     

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