Press Release Summary:
Available in 7 particle sizes from 0.05-3.0 Âµm, Microlux Alumina Abrasives are suited for use with wide range of optics. Agglomerated Microlux-R has particles that begin grinding and lapping aggressively and then break down under pressure for final polishing, while de-agglomerated Microlux-RZ provides controlled particle sizes for fine grinding and uniform polishing. Ready to mix with de-ionized water, Mircolux-R and -RZ are 99.98% and 99.99% pure respectively.
Original Press Release:
Alumina Polishing Abrasives Produce 10-5 Scratch-Dig Surface Finish
High purity calcined alumina polishing abrasives offered in agglomerated and de-agglomerated grades and various sizes for use with a wide range of optics are available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, Rhode Island.
Meller Microlux Alumina Abrasives come in two grades: Microlux-R which has large particles that begin grinding and lapping very aggressively and then break down under pressure for final polishing and Microlux-RZ which is de-agglomerated and provides controlled particle sizes for fine grinding and uniform polishing. They can produce 10-5 scratch-dig surface finishes.
Available in seven particle sizes from 0.05 to 3.0 µm, Meller Microlux Alumina Abrasives are ready to mix with de-ionized water. Microlux-R is 99.98% pure and -RZ is 99.99% pure. Both are suitable for finishing a variety of substrates such as barium- or calcium fluoride, germanium, silicon, zinc selenide, zinc sulfide, and stainless steel.
Meller Microlux Alumina Abrasives are priced from $24.80 to $52.00/lb., depending upon grade, particle size, and quantity. Free samples and pricing are available upon request.
For more information contact:
Meller Optics, Inc.
Steve Lydon, Marketing
120 Corliss St. / P.O. Box 6001
Providence, RI 02940
(800) 821-0180 FAX (401) 331-0519