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MKS Instruments, Inc.

2 Tech Dr., Suite 201, Andover, MA, 01810, USA

  • 800-227-8766

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MKS Instruments, Inc.

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Ophir® LBS-300s Laser Beam Splitter is equipped with adjustable ND filters.

Dec 13, 2017

Ophir® LBS-300s Laser Beam Splitter is used to measure laser beams with diameters up to 15 mm. Unit is powered by 10mW to 400W and is suitable for micromachining, microwelding and medical device manufacturing. Product can be attached to C-mount, CS-mount or Ophir mount cameras. Beam splitter measures high powers and small spots using portable form factor.

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Ophir® BeamWatch AM Laser Beam Monitoring System uses Rayleigh scatter.

Nov 21, 2017

Ophir® BeamWatch AM Non-Contact Laser Beam Monitoring System is used to measure key beam size, position, and quality parameters, focus spot size and beam caustic. Unit allows users to view the measured parameters in tabular, 2D, and 3D displays. Product is suitable for powder bed fusion manufacturing processes. BeamWatch AM is used to measure laser powers up to 1000 watts in-situ at rates up... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Ophir® FGC100 LED Calibration Standard comes with lamp and controller.

Sep 13, 2017

Ophir® FGC100 LED Calibration Standard is designed to calibrate the Ophir® FluxGage™ system. Unit is used to mark spectral radiant flux from 390 to 800 nm. Product’s spectral flux data is provided on USB drive. Device’s controller comes with a hour meter which indicates total working time.

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Test & Measuring Instruments

RM9-THz Radiometer comes with digitally synthetized lock-in amplifier.

May 11, 2017

Designed with NIST-calibrated pyroelectric sensor, THz absorber and 18 Hz chopper, RM9-THz Radiometer is used for measuring power levels of 50nW to 100mW in 0.7 to 10 THz wavelength range. Featuring 8mm aperture, noise levels of ~20nW over 10s and response times of 3.5s with display, unit can be connected to any Ophir meter, PC interface, Nova II, Vega smart displays or Juno PC interface.

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Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optimet™ ConoPoint-10 Smart Sensor is based on Conoscopic Holography technology.

May 05, 2017

Measuring complex geometries, undercuts, and steep angles, Optimet™ ConoPoint-10 Smart Sensor offers wide-angle coverage up to ±85 degrees. Featuring filters, external triggers, digital input and output, unit comes with web-based software which makes sensor to set-up quick. With 10kHz speed and built-in profile analysis library, unit measures distance, height, angle and radius. Sensor is... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Ophir® LightIR™ Zoom Lens is equipped with single board controller.

May 05, 2017

Suitable for drones, unmanned aerial vehicles and marine applications, Ophir® LightIR™ F/5.5 Zoom Lens with focal length of 20-275 mm offers high zoom ratio. Weighing 264g, unit provides switch option between RS485 and RS232 communications using single board controller.

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Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

BeamCheck™ Beam Profiling System comes with high resolution CCD camera.

Mar 15, 2017

Suitable in selective laser sintering and selective laser melting applications, BeamCheck™ Beam Profiling System measures critical beam parameters such as focal spot size, laser power and laser power density at build plane. BeamCheck™ is designed with NIST-traceable power sensor and beam splitter.

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Integrating Spheres can measure beams with ±40° divergence.

Feb 03, 2017

Available in IS-1, 3A-IS and IS-6 models, Integrating Spheres are designed to measure divergent and collimated light sources. Measuring power from 20nW – 20mW for 0.35µm – 1.1µm light sources, IS-1 is 25 mm sphere. 3A-IS is 40mm sphere and measures power from 1W – 3W for light sources from 350nm – 1100nm. Capable of measuring high and low power divergent beams from 20µW to 30W for... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

BeamSquared Laser Beam Propagation System features Ultracal™.

Feb 02, 2017

Capable of measuring beam propagation both on X and Y axes, BeamSquared Laser Beam Propagation System comes with BeamSquared M2 software, high accuracy CCD, pyroelectric array camera and optical train. Available in SP300 silicon CCD, Xeva XC-130 and Pyrocam pyroelectric array camera models, system can measure waist diameters, full angle divergences, waist locations, Rayleigh lengths, M2 or K... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Configurable Control Platform improves operational efficacy.

Jun 26, 2015

Improving utilization of existing tools and assets, Automation Platform consists of two programmable automation control options; I/O modules for interfacing to any type of sensor, actuator, valve, etc; and Controls Workbench software for configuration, process monitoring, tuning, and data storage. Library of process routine templates and function blocks facilitates implementation, and... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Atmospheric Gas Analyzer detects trace gases.

Mar 20, 2015

Available in benchtop and rack-mounted models, Cirrus™ 3-XD features patented V-lens™ Ion Optics Technology that eliminates baseline noise associated with effects of metastable neutrals, enabling users to achieve consistently low ppb level detection limits, irrespective of bulk gas present. Quadrupole mass spectrometer-based system incorporates internal oven and capillary inlet design that... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Mass Flow Controllers support rates to 1,000 slm.

Mar 05, 2015

Respectively offering full scale flow rate capabilities to 250, 500, and 1,000 slm, I-250/-500/-1000 provide mass flow control for large-scale production processes. These products, available as MFCs and MFMs, carry IP66 rating. Along with digital mass flow control electronics, features include thermal sensor and mechanical design that provide 1% of setpoint accuracy and precise control for full... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

All-Stainless Steel Piezo Transducer has 3 setpoint relays.

Nov 17, 2014

Mountable in any orientation, 902B Absolute Piezo vacuum transducer suits harsh processes and is resistant to damage from air inrush and vibration. Unit integrates electronics and MEMS-based Piezo sensor with metal-sealed, stainless steel 316 diaphragm and provides seamless, gas-independent vacuum pressure measurement from 0.1–1000 Torr. Along with 3 setpoint relays, features... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Capacitance Manometer measures from 0.1-1,000 Torr.

Feb 18, 2014

Internally heated to 45, 80, or 100°C, a-Baratron® Capacitance Manometer provides accurate vacuum and pressure measurements. Unit features pushbutton zero, all-digital architecture, and sensor made from Inconel and Incoloy nickel alloys for corrosion resistance. Unit can be equipped with standard sensor or patented Etch Baffle sensor technology that minimizes process contamination. Fully CE and... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Mass Flow Controllers offer multi-gas, multi-range solution.

Jul 19, 2012

Featuring digital control architecture, P-Series/G-Series MFCs use embedded web browser application for changes in gas type and full scale flow. P-Series models, with full scale ranges from 5 sccm to 240 slm, are suited for critical mass flow applications. With integral pressure transducer, units offer pressure insensitive capabilities that maintain tight flow control in event of upstream... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Residual Gas Analyzers support Web-based reporting, control.

May 14, 2012

Quadrupole monitors HPQ3 and HPQ3S are PVD chamber sensors that do not require differential pumping. Able to detect single figure ppm air leaks during PVD process while simultaneously monitoring all gas species in mass range of 1-100 amu, analyzers feature ion source with dual filaments to ensure failure backup and continuous uninterrupted operation. Respectively, HPQ3 and HPQ3S provide data for... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Ethernet Control Module allows for dense and mixed I/O.

Oct 03, 2011

Providing stand-alone process control platform, Model ECM2 offers real-time OS, interlock board for safety I/O, and on-board analytics, from standard SPC to advanced model-based control algorithms. Module mixes analog, digital, temperature, serial, and safety I/O, providing programming via standard programming languages, including Matlab, C++, and Ladder Logic. Processor accelerates communication... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

RF Power Generator suits PV, LED, and MEMS applications.

Aug 15, 2011

Available in 2U full rack and 3U half rack enclosures, elite(TM) RF Generator comes in power levels of 300, 600, and 750 W. Full rack design eliminates cables and connectors, while inductive clamp technology protects generator from adverse VSWR load conditions. Air-cooled, single phase, 13.56 MHz generator is suited for amorphous thin film solar manufacturing, LED passivation and etch, MEMS, and... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Large Vacuum Chambers are offered in various materials.

Oct 01, 2010

Custom-built, large vacuum chambers are available as cylindrical chambers of up to 96 in. long with 60 in. dia and as rectangular chambers up to 160 x 120 x 120 in. Fabricated in various materials, including stainless steel, aluminum, Hastelloy®, and Inconel®, they are suited for solar, high energy physics, and industrial coating applications. Products can be supplied as kit with... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Compact Vacuum Valve is rated for 10,000,000 cycles.

Jul 21, 2010

Available in angle, inline, and internal-only configurations, High Cycle Valve features stainless steel bellows that prevent outgassing, virtual leaks, and particle entrapment. High flow port sizes include NW25, NW40, and NW50, while TIG fusion welded vacuum grade body ensures less contamination build-up. For leak tight operation, elastomer seals are available in Viton® for typical operating... Read More

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