Laser Accessories

Optics & Photonics

Laser Diode Driver delivers up to 20 A.

August 2, 2016

Rated at 0–20 A, 1.5–14 V, Model 785 is suited for compact industrial and medical direct illumination applications that require extremely low ripple and/or pulse shaping. Output pulse widths of 10 µS to CW are possible with modulation capability up to 600 kHz. High power, medium speed, analog current source driver is RoHS-compliant. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Things You Should Know Before Buying a Laser Engraver

June 6, 2016

GCC, a global forefront equipment-manufacturing provider in the visual communication industry, is glad to share this article written by our Belarus distributor to help customers know more about laser engravers. In this article, we will provide a brief overview of the Chinese laser cutting machines’ main technical characteristics and make a comparative analysis with GCC laser engravers... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensors and Accessories measure large and divergent laser sources.

June 23, 2015

Respectively, 6000W-BB-200x200 and L2000W-BB-120 water-cooled laser power/energy sensors have 200 x 200 mm and 120 mm apertures and measurement capabilities of 100–6,000 W and up to 2,000 W. With 120 mm aperture, L100(500)A-PF-120 laser power/energy sensor measures lasers for ~1 sec exposures at up to 6,000 W or continuously up to 100 W (500 W with heat sink). Scatter Shields 30K-W and 10K-W reduce heating effect of backscatter on surrounding sensor surfaces when measuring 30 and 10 kW lasers. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Mate Precision Tooling Brings One Source Fabricating Solutions to FABTECH Mexico 2015, Booth 1527

March 16, 2015

See Mate's New CleanBend™ Press Brake Tooling, Thick Turret Roller Tooling And Laser Consumable Products Anoka, Minnesota –  FABTECH Mexico 2015 begins at the Mate Precision Tooling exhibit at Booth 1527 in Monterrey, Mexico, May 5-7. See Mate's new CleanBend™ Press Brake Tooling, Thick Turret Roller Tooling and Laser Consumable Products. Mate CleanBend™ Forming Technology... Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Portable Tools

Fiber Laser Marking System is designed for portability.

February 7, 2014

Featuring 6.3 lb scan head, Handheld Fiber Laser Marking System employs air-cooled, Ytterbium Q-switched Fiber Laser with up to 2 mJ for direct marking on parts of assorted materials in field. Digital Signal Interface ensures stable performance in harsh industrial environments, and operation is possible via 110 Vac standard plug or 12/24 Vdc battery. Available with 59, 100, or 160 mm F-Theta Lens, system can produce 2D matrix codes, barcodes, and UID marks. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Dual Input Power Supply operates Helium Neon lasers.

November 22, 2013

Operating from AC input voltages of 100–130 and 200–260 Vac, Model SL45 offers conversion efficiency of greater than 80% and operating temperature range of -20 to +60°C. Current regulated, switching mode power supply is fully potted in molded case for protection from dust, moisture, and circuit access. In addition to active filter option that further reduces ripple, CDRH delay option is available for customers requiring 5-second delay in start of laser tube. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Zinc Selenide Plano-Convex (PCX) Lenses Now Available with 8-12µm AR Coating

August 30, 2013

Low absorption coefficient and high resistance to thermal shock Barrington, N.J – Edmund Optics (EO), the premier provider of optical components, announced today that it has doubled it's offering of stock Zinc Selenide Plano-Convex (PCX) Lenses. These lenses are an ideal choice for high power laser applications, thermal imaging, FLIR, and medical systems. 8-12µm AR coated models now... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Target Holder Kits are certified and serialized.

April 12, 2013

Available in inch and metric collections, Target Holder Kits feature foam-lined, waterproof cases with assorted target holders and accessories for 0.5 in. and/or 1.5 in. diameter Retro-reflectors. Certified and serialized target holders facilitate measurement of standard geometric features, such as holes, edges, corners, surfaces, diameters, and hidden points. Custom-designed target holders can be used to measure all types of non-standard geometric features. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

UV Laser supports microelectronics manufacturing.

April 10, 2013

Offering 33 W of output at 355 nm, AVIA™  355-33 Micromachining Laser includes ThermEQ™, PulseEQ™, and PulseTrack™, which enable precise control of delivered pulse energy, allowing OEM to define and optimize laser process. Laser also has automated harmonic crystal shifter to maintain constant output power for more than 20,000 hours. With Posilock™ beam position sensor and feedback loop, AVIA 355-33 provides optimal beam position stability over lifetime. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Laser Polarizers feature 10,000:1 extinction ratio.

August 27, 2012

Designed with 45° angle of incidence, TECHSPEC® High Energy Laser Line Polarizers provide greater than 98% P-polarization transmission efficiency. Products are fabricated with UV grade fused silica substrate and have hard anti-reflective (AR) coating. Combination of high laser damage thresholds (2 J/cm², 10 ns at 532 nm) and availability for 355, 532, 633, and 1,064 nm laser wavelengths promote optimal performance in diverse laser applications. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Elliot Scientific Introduces Two New Life Science Products

March 29, 2012

Harpenden, UK - Elliot Scientific continues to add to their life science range by introducing two new products from Mad City Labs for researchers in the UK and Ireland.<4444>Cyto-Lite(TM): Multi-wavelength Laser Engine<4444>Cyto-Lite(TM) is an exciting new illumination source that outputs blue, green and red laser light through a single fibre. The key wavelengths being 405, 532 and 640 nm.... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Wavelength Extension Unit installs on femtosecond lasers.

May 24, 2011

Model WEU-02 is wavelength extension unit designed to expand capability of femtosecond lasers. Enabling user to maintain fundamental beam for 2-photon imaging, unit's thumbwheel also allows selective splitting of beam to add pump-probe and multimodal capability. Thumbwheels are also used to independently control attenuation of beam, input to photonic crystal fiber, and output Stokes beams. Included 2-position slide controls let users narrow bandwidth to 3 nm around 800 nm pump. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Laser Gas Delivery System maximizes resonator efficiency.

March 8, 2011

Incorporating M2 beam-mode quality technology, 619 Series minimizes atmospheric contamination during resonator gas cylinder exchange. Stable emission is achieved through low internal volume design and smooth flow paths that eliminate entrapment of moisture or hydrocarbons. Operating from -40 to 140°F, system offers PTFE seat for 3,000 psig inlet or Kel-F® seat for 4,500 psig inlet. All-metal seal design incorporates stainless steel diaphragms and has 1 x 10-9 He cc/sec leak rate. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Mode Converter Fiber Coupler uses Gaussian profile fiber input.

February 25, 2011

Mode Converter Fiber Coupler (MCFC) takes Gaussian profile single-mode fiber input from fiber laser and couples it into Luminator(TM) fiber. Focused spot sizes in range of 60-1,500 µm can be selected by use of appropriate Luminator process tools. Product has detachable output fiber and suits welding applications where profile and small spot size of Gaussian beam are not optimal, such as butt welding parts with fit-up tolerances larger than Gaussian spot size or thin foil welding. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Beam Expanding Telescope is used on industrial drilling lasers.

December 20, 2010

Motorized Zoom Beam Expanding Telescope (ZBET), intended for use with JK604D drilling laser, remotely changes laser beam size and focus position using integrated LaserView software. Laser magnification can be continuously driven from 1X-4X in less than 5 sec, reducing setup times and promoting in-process flexibility. With optics optimized for high peak power operation, ZBET exhibits minimal beam wander while maintaining diffraction limited performance across entire expansion range. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Dichroic Laser Beam Combiners are polarization insensitive.

September 7, 2009

Constructed from low auto-fluorescence substrates with hard ion-beam sputtered coating, Dichroic Laser Beam Combiners combine or separate multiple laser beams at 45° angle of incidence. They are available at 6 cut-off wavelengths and are suited for use with 375-785 Nm lasers. Combiners suit variety of multi-laser fluorescence imaging and measurement applications, including laser microscopy and flow cytometry. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Laser Beam Expanders feature variable magnification.

June 29, 2009

Zoom Beam Expanders are designed for Nd: YAG laser sources, providing variable magnification of 1-3x and 2-8x with adjustable focus to correct for laser beam divergence. Antireflective coating can be customized for various wavelengths. Devices are available for 1,064 nm lasers in both 1-3x and 2-8x models, with Output Clear Apertures of 20, 30, 38, and 60 mm; and in 532 nm models with magnification of 1-3x with aperture of 20 mm and, as with 355 nm models, 2-8x with apertures of 30 and 60 mm. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Thermal & Heating Equipment, Green & Clean

Innovative Temperature Technology

June 25, 2009

Since 1967, JULABO has been recognized as a market leader and technological innovator in producing temperature control instruments. JULABO produces temperature regulating equipment that circulates a thermal fluid for applications ranging from -91 to +335 °C. The product line varies from instruments that heat only (to +335 °C) to highly dynamic instruments with a wide temperature capability... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Combiners offer up to 5 solid state laser lines.

December 22, 2008

With operating visible spectrum ranging from 400-650 nm, ALC-500 series of solid state laser combiners suit applications such as photo-activation, confocal and TIRF microscopy. With multi-port switch, units can be used as core components for multi-modal microscopy systems. Read More

HVAC, Optics & Photonics

Cold Plate is designed for high power fiber coupled lasers.

August 22, 2008

Model OCP-150 is compact high power 150 W OEM thermoelectric, nickel-plated cold plate to maximize heat spreading for high heat flux laser diodes. It has mounting patterns for nLight's Pearl fiber coupled lasers, LIMO's fiber coupled lasers, and QPC's Brightlase Ultra. Heatsinks for OCP-150 have 3 heatpipes, and all heatpipes and heatsinks are nickel plated and soldered together to maximize heat transfer. Read More