Laser Accessories

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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

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

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

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

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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment, 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

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

Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Steel Cube creates structures in laser-based applications.

August 7, 2008

Constructed of all-stainless steel, PS-Q Pedestal Post Cube lets researchers mount PS Series Pedestal and Extension posts at 90° angle and create stable, multidimensional structures. Cubes are stacked and aligned onto posts using PS-Q-A thread adaptor that fits into either of 2 counterbores on cube. Thread adaptor enables cube to be rotated to same orientation as any of cubes below it while also providing threaded hole on top of cube for further stacking of posts or other cubes. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Laser Combiner targets microscopy applications.

August 4, 2008

Developed to work with laser-based tools in microscopy market, Multi-Wavelength Laser Combiner provides 19 wavelength options that can be used in 3- to 8-channel configurations. Combiner is based on complex monolithic optic design, which incorporates many individual optical components into one monolithic structure. Since optics are bonded into pre-aligned structure, they do not drift out of alignment due to vibration or fluctuations in ambient temperature. Read More

HVAC, Optics & Photonics

Chillers provide up to 2,900 W/9.889 Btu/hr of heat removal.

July 15, 2008

Designed for laser etching, engraving, and marking systems , PolyScience 5000 and 6000 Series recirculating chillers maintain process temperatures from -10 to up to +70°C with ±0.1°C stability. Available with ¼ to 1 hp compressors, they feature temperature and pressure/flow rate digital readouts, one-touch temperature control, ambient temperature tracking, and integral temperature, pressure, and flow alarms. Units can be equipped with centrifugal, positive displacement, or turbine pumps. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Accessory Kit facilitates femtosecond laser experiments.

December 19, 2006

Designed to help set up and execute laser experiments using Ti:sapphire femtosecond oscillator, Laser Accessory Kit bundles laser optics and opto-mechanical components together in one box. Optical components offer optimal performance over spectral range of 700-950 nm. Included photo detectors allow detection of oscillator pulse train, while filters and beam splitters remove stray green pump laser light and cut down residual IR light for second harmonic experiments. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Laser Beam Combiner targets biomedical applications.

September 28, 2006

Designed for singlemode fiber beam delivery, fiber beam combiner uses infused fiber technology as an integrated laser beam delivery system and beam combiner for blue solid-state lasers and red diode lasers. Singlemode fiber acts as spatial filter for higher order laser modes and produces TEM00 true Gaussian profile for combined and co-linear output beams. Read More

Optics & Photonics

White Light Source is designed for ultrafast lasers.

June 13, 2006

Self-contained and ready for use with amplified Ti:sapphire lasers, Jibe White Light Continuum Generator (WLCG) provides broad spectrum for applications where materials' characterization can be improved according to how samples interact with range of colors. Pumped with 0.3 mJ, 100 fs pulses, at 1 kHz repetition rate, Jibe WLCG generates 10 µJ of white light continuum. Spectral coverage is 450-900 nm with sapphire plate and 350-750 nm with CaF2 plate. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Cube Beamsplitters suit 532 or 1064 nm Nd:YAG lasers.

May 9, 2006

TECH SPEC(TM) High-Energy Polarizing Cube Beamsplitters handle laser-power densities up to 5 J/cm² and use multilayer dielectric film technology to minimize reflection and absorption losses. Units offer extinction ratio of > 500:1. Precision fused silica substrate and optical contact bonding prevents need for adhesive between prisms and improves parallelism of incoming and exiting beams. V-coat AR coating at design wavelength eliminates energy loss. Read More