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Edmund Optics' Off-the-Shelf Infrared Optics Help Defense Industry Respond Quickly and Efficiently

Cost savings in prototype and testing phases April 2, 2009, Barrington, NJ - Edmund Optics (EO), the premier provider of optical components, now offers standard, off-the-shelf infrared optical components specifically tailored for use in the Defense Industry. These IR products are in-stock and available for immediate delivery, allowing defense customers to reach the marketplace faster, more...

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Glass Substrate Parabolic Mirrors provide off-axis focus.
Optics & Photonics

Glass Substrate Parabolic Mirrors provide off-axis focus.

Suited for UV and visible-spectra applications, High Performance Off-Axis Parabolic Mirrors are available in sizes ranging from 40-65 mm2. Units come with parent focal lengths of 125, 200, or 275 mm with y-offsets ranging from 53-85 mm. Fabricated from soda-lime glass substrate and with aspheric optical profile holographically recorded on substrate, they offer either Â-½ l or ¼ l...

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Telecentric Lenses handle large-format image sensors.
Optics & Photonics

Telecentric Lenses handle large-format image sensors.

Designed to eliminate perspective error, TECHSPEC® Large Format Telecentric Lenses can accommodate sensors measuring up to 28.7 mm diagonal. Even with 5 Â-µm sensors, contrast is greater than 20% across entire field, with telecentricity and distortion of less than 0.1%. Available in C-mount, T-mount, and F-mount models, lenses feature adjustable aperture from F/6-F/22 and locking iris,...

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Electronic Components & Devices

Notch Filters provide greater than 99.5% reflectivity at CWL.

Offering 92% transmission from 350-2,000 nm, TECHSPEC® OD 6 Rugate Notch Filters are manufactured using single coating layer with continuous sinusoidally varying refractive index. Units feature low ripple of less than 5% and no harmonic reflections, making them suited for broad range of wavelengths. Mounted in black anodized aluminum ring for integration into optical systems, all models...

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Grid Distortion Targets suit front illuminated measuring.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Grid Distortion Targets suit front illuminated measuring.

Designed to create surface that diffusely reflects light back, Diffuse Reflectance Grid Distortion Targets allow user to avoid glare across image surface. Units feature chrome pattern on substrate and produce no glare with either on- or off-axis lighting sources. They are available in 2 x 2 in. configuration with dot sizes of 0.0625, 0.15, or 0.25 mm, as well as 3 x 3 in. configuration in dot...

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Fixed Focal Length Lenses suit machine vision applications.
Optics & Photonics

Fixed Focal Length Lenses suit machine vision applications.

Intended for factory automation, inspection, or qualification, TECHSPEC® Compact Fixed Focal Length Lenses are available in focal lengths of 8.5, 12, 16, 25, and 35 mm and support up to 2/3 in. sensors. Units include broadband anti-reflection coating, locking iris, and focus adjustment with recessed set screws to prevent unintentional lens adjustments. They are packaged in compact, rugged...

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Cleaning Products & Equipment

Edmund Optics® New Polishing Equipment Doubles Aspheric Capacity

December 9, 2008, Barrington, NJ. Edmund Optics® announces the addition of new Aspheric polishing equipment, effectively doubling their precision aspheric manufacturing capacity. This innovative technology enables EO to continue providing unprecedented service and support to the biotech, defense and OEM markets with volume production of both stock and custom aspheres. We are excited to add...

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Electronic Components & Devices

Interference Filters are designed for laser applications.

Featuring 1 nm bandwidth and greater than 50% transmission, Narrow Laser Line Interference Filters are available for 488-1,064 nm wavelengths. Use in sensor path of laser-based analytical instrumentation enhances SNR by eliminating ambient light (noise). Suited for NIR laser diodes, Broadband Diode Interference Filters are used in laser path to eliminate noise in laser diode itself. They provide...

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Optics & Photonics

Edmund Optics® Lands $2.32 Million Defense Order to Boost Night Vision Techniques to 'See in the Dark'

November 12, 2008, Barrington, N.J. - Edmund Optics® (EO), leading producer of high quality precision optics for military and industrial applications for the past 66 years, has been awarded $2.32 million in federal funding to improve manufacturing technology for infrared (IR) aspheric optics. The new Army funding will be used to help achieve superior contrast and clarity on the battlefield...

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Machine Vision Cameras come with USB 2.0 interface.
Optics & Photonics

Machine Vision Cameras come with USB 2.0 interface.

Including Harsh Environment (HE) and Lite Edition (LE) versions, EO family comes with software interface that allows users to set specified area of interest (AOI), gain, exposure time, frame rate, trigger delay, and digital output (flash) delay and duration. HE models come in sealed, rugged housing that meets IP 65 and IP 67 requirements, while LE models feature 41 x 41 x 25.4 mm plastic housing...

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