This paper introduces an innovative He-Ne laser which exhibits many advantages to current He-Ne lasers. With cat’s eye reflector as the reflecting mirror, the new laser can solve the conventional problems of laser adjustment and power stability. Comprehensive experiments are carried out both in a half-external cavity and a full-external cavity He-Ne laser. Then the results from the cat’s eye cavity, plane-concave mirror cavity and concave-concave mirror cavity are compared, which show that in half-external cavity laser, cat’s eye cavity can improve the laser stability up to 10 times better than other cavities and lower the power drift significantly. And in the full-external case the improvements are much greater even up to 60 times and power drift is minished greatly too. The adjustment problem is also considered and solved. A stable and adjustment-free He-Ne laser is finally realized. The examination of a cat’s eye reflector is described.
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