Press Release Summary:
Six-position TECHSPECÂ® Filter Wheels are suited for DNA sequencing, fluorescence microscopy, and laser beam attenuation applications. UV/VIS ND and NIR ND packages include filters with ODs from 0.5-3.0. VIS shortpass and longpass packages include filters with cut-off or cut-on wavelengths from 500-750 nm, while NIR shortpass and longpass packages include cut-off and cut-on wavelengths from 800-1,050 nm. Bandpass filters have glass reference numbers of BG38, BG12, U340, RT830, U330, and U360.
Original Press Release:
Edmund Optics® Introduces TECHSPEC® Pre-loaded Filter Wheels
December 6, 2007, Barrington NJ -- Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components and tools, introduces new TECHSPEC® Pre-loaded Filter Wheels. These six position filter wheels come conveniently pre-loaded with 1" diameter filters. For ease of use, an instruction sheet shows the placement of each filter, as they are package specific.
Various packages are available including neutral density (ND), shortpass, longpass, dichroic and bandpass. The UV/VIS ND and the NIR ND filter wheel packages include filters with ODs of 0.5, 1.0, 1.5, 2.0, 2.5 and 3.0. The VIS shortpass and longpass filter wheel packages include filters with cut-off or cut-on wavelengths of 500 nm, 550 nm, 600 nm, 650 nm, 700 nm and 750 nm. The NIR shortpass and longpass packages include cut-off and cut-on wavelengths of 800nm, 850nm, 900nm, 950nm, 1000nm and 1050nm. A bandpass filter wheel package includes filters with glass reference numbers BG38, BG12, U340, RT830, U330 and U360. An additive/subtractive wheel package includes red, green, blue, cyan, yellow and magenta color filters.
Edmund Optics®' new Pre-loaded Filter Wheels are ideal for DNA sequencing, fluorescence microscopy, laser beam attenuation and clinical instrumentation applications. They are in-stock and available for immediate delivery.
Edmund Optics® (EO) is a leading producer of optics, imaging, and photonics technology for R&D, electronics, semiconductor, pharmaceutical, biomedical, and military markets around the globe. EO is the world's largest supplier of off-the-shelf precision optical components. Customers can purchase items by contacting EO at 1-800-363-1992, via the catalog, or via the website at www.edmundoptics.com.
Vice President, Marketing
Edmund Optics® Inc.
101 East Gloucester Pike
Barrington, NJ 08007 U.S.A.