What is behind the TMG diode/receiver lense cover?

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  1. Jag42

    Jag42 TXCTG (Professional backyard tester) Advanced User Premium Member

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    Many have asked me what it looks like behind the lense cover. I removed the replaceable lense cover to show you guys. It looks pretty stealth with no lense covers, I might remove all mine.

    @Vortex
    @The Only Sarge

    Lense design could change in final production. 20180625_205130.

    20180625_205046. 20180625_204312.

    20180625_205046. 20180625_204312.
     
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    How about a few test runs without the lens covers?
     
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    speed3 Premium Member Beginner User Premium Member

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    Won't that make the device not work correctly? Without the lens to focus and spread the light, I don't see how it would ever work correctly.
     
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    Put your covers back on and send them to me. We need to get some testing done on my motorcycle. Strictly for Marketing and the Business model and such lol
     
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    Andrew21 "All Blade, All The Time" Administrator Advanced User Premium Member

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    I can remove mine when we test the new firmware coming out soon.
     
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    What is the covers purpose other than protecting the internals? Maybe filter incoming laser for less falsing etc? Damn I am such a Newb with sensor tech. I need to read up in that section of our forum.
     
  7. System

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    I wouldn't reccomend running the sensors without covers. Simple contaminats such as dust will wreak havoc on the internals and the performance will likely be significantly reduced. Remember, those bubbles are there for a reason!!
     
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    omgboost Left Lane Hog Security Attaché Advanced User Premium Member

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    Those bubbles look nasty though. It looks like it grew two nipples.
     
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    The Only Sarge 7 decades of hauling ass Advanced User MFG/Vendor

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    You kill the range/sensitivity by running without the lenses.