Originally Posted by goodman
Aren't those lazers lifetime limited to the number of hours it's in use? The one thing that bothers me the most about all my Amiga hardware is that someday it will break and I won't be able to replace it or repair it. Hopefully it will be years from now.
The lasers you can still buy thankfully and I'm certain there's a website out there who are able to supply the actual mechanism it sits in. But yes as time moves on the parts will eventually fade out. I'd start collecting custom chips first though