Press Release Summary:
Capable of collecting and directing light from angular area sources, Commercial Grade Large PCX Condenser Lenses are available in sizes from 100-200 mm in dia. Large plano-convex (PCX) lenses can be used in large format projectors, spotlights, and enlargers, and are made of polished BK7 glass. By using 2 condenser lenses of the same focal length, users can produce system with half the focal length of single lens, which provides lower f/#.
Original Press Release:
Anchor Optics® Releases Large PCX Condenser Lenses
August 23, 2007, Barrington, NJ. Anchor Optics®, the preferred provider for Affordable Quality Optics, today announced the availability of Commercial Grade Large PCX Condenser Lenses. Our large plano-convex (PCX) condenser lenses, used in illumination applications, are ideal for collecting and directing light from a large angular area sources.
A larger lens equals a greater area with which to collect light. Available in sizes from 100 mm to 200 mm in diameter - these lenses can be used in large format projectors, spotlights and enlargers. By using two condenser lenses of the same focal length, you can produce a system with half the focal length of a single lens, which provides a lower f/#, increasing the light gathering capacity of the system. Anchor Optics®' Commercial Grade Large PCX Condenser Lenses are made of polished BK7 glass, which provide increased surface quality over standard cast molded condenser lenses.
About Anchor Optics®:
Anchor Optics®, a division of Edmund Optics®, is the preferred provider for Affordable Quality Optics. With over 5,000 products and over 5,000,000 in stock ready for immediate delivery, Anchor Optics® is the optics alternative for industry, research and education. Visit www.anchoroptics.com to learn more or request a free catalog.
Kirsten N. Bjork
Sales & Marketing Manager
Anchor Optics®, division of Edmund Optics®
101 East Gloucester Pike
Barrington, NJ 08007 U.S.A.
email: kbjork@ anchoroptics.com