Domes

New Meller Sapphire Optical Domes Provide Mohs 9 Hardness
Domes

New Meller Sapphire Optical Domes Provide Mohs 9 Hardness

The Meller Sapphire Optical Domes are custom fabricated in sizes up to 6 in. O.D. and offers 160 degree maximum included angles. The domes have a surface accuracy to less than 1 fringe at 633 nm and finishes to 20-10 scratch-dig per MIL-PRF-13830 standard. The units can withstand 10,000 psi and 1,000°C for shielding optics and electronics in missile guidance systems.

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Sapphire Optical Domes feature Mohs 9 hardness.
Domes

Sapphire Optical Domes feature Mohs 9 hardness.

Sapphire Optical Domes are capable of sustaining pressure up to 10,000 psi and are offered in sizes up to 10 in. O.D. Units offer up to 85% transmission uncoated in the UV to IR and surface accuracy less than 1 fringe at 633 nm. Products provide 160 degrees of viewing angle for camera and are suitable for deep water UAVs and subsea applications. Domes come with 20-10 scratch-dig finishes and can...

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Sapphire Missile Domes Provide Clear Front Surface Protection
Domes

Sapphire Missile Domes Provide Clear Front Surface Protection

Custom fabricated sapphire optical domes that are ideal for protecting cameras, guidance systems, sensors, and other devices in weapons systems are available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, Rhode Island. Meller Sapphire Optical Domes feature Mohs 9 hardness, which is second only to diamond, and create a clear protective cover for optical and electronic devices at the front surface of...

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Domes

UTC Aerospace Systems Awarded $39 Million Contract for Surface Ship Sonar Domes

CHARLOTTE, N.C. –Â- UTC Aerospace Systems has received a contract from the Naval Surface Warfare Center - Crane, Indiana, to provide sonar domes for surface combat ships. The five-year indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract is valued at up to $39 million and covers deliveries through 2020 to the U.S. Navy and foreign military sales. In addition to the sonar domes, the contract...

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Sapphire Dome provides 360 degree full viewing.
Domes

Sapphire Dome provides 360 degree full viewing.

Permitting IR and SWIR 360° full viewing, Sapphire Truncated Hyper-Hemisphere Dome can be custom-fabricated in sizes from 6.0–10.5 in. OD with 0.2–0.75 in. thick walls, depending upon outside diameter. Dome features Moh 9 hardness, 40–20 scratch-dig surface finish, and 10 Angstrom surface roughness. Designed to protect cameras, sensors, and detectors in harsh environments, dome...

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Flashing Dome LED Beacon Lights suit AC or DC applications.
Instrument Displays

Flashing Dome LED Beacon Lights suit AC or DC applications.

Offering IP23 protection and vibration resistance, Models XPE and XME provide brightly colored triple-flash sequence that illuminates at 110 flashes/min, making them suited for indoor mobileÂ- equipment. XPE model measures 162 mm dia x 203 mm tall and has high-impact, heat-resistant ABS resin body, while XME version, made of stainless steel with melamine baked...

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Miscellaneous Optics

Custom Manufacturing produces glass domes, optical components.

In addition to glass domes from 2-13 in. and plastic domes up to 18 in., custom fabricated optical components are available for aerospace, defense, medical, commercial, and research applications. Spherical lenses, windows, mirrors, wedges, domes, and other elements can be supplied in various substrate materials, including optical and filter glasses, plastics, fused silicas, quartz, and IR...

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Safety Dome Guards provide visible lane indication.
Domes

Safety Dome Guards provide visible lane indication.

Comprised of dome-style guards, 3/8 x 3 in. concrete anchors, and 3/8 x 6 in. concrete drill bits, Lane Safety Dome Guard Standard creates safe driving environment. Domes measure 5 Â-½ D x 2 3/8 in. H, and overall size of base plate is 7 x 7 x 1/8 in. Available in carton of 6, domes are made of steel with powder coat yellow finish.

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