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Beam Shapers & Manipulators
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.Read More
Used for increasing diameter of collimated input beam to larger collimated divergent output beam, TECHSPEC® LC Fixed YAG Beam Expanders are suitable for laser scanning, laser materials processing, interferometry and remote sensing applications. Offering magnification range from 2X to 10X, units are available in 355nm, 532nm and 1064nm standard YAG wavelengths. Featuring two-element Galilean... Read More
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.Read More
BrightLineÂ® Multiphoton LaserMUX™ Beam Combining Filters enable deep tissue imaging and optimized contrast in multi-color and multi-modal fluorescence microscopy. Filters simultaneously achieve high transmission, high reflection, and low GDD over both reflection and transmission, while maintaining minimal wavefront distortion. Suitable for combining 2 femtosecond pulsed laser beams, filters... Read More
New power meter, variable attenuator and switches combining next-generation chassis and industry's unique, web-based multi-user interface ideal for network equipment manufacturers QUEBEC CITY - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO) (TSX: EXF) announced today its latest agile solutions for network equipment manufacturers (NEMs), which include new power meter, variable attenuator and switches, all... Read More
STRATFORD, Conn. – A national solar systems provider was recently faced with a predicament that would have delayed one of its larger installation projects. It looked like the contractor couldn’t employ the Bridgeport rain-tight fittings ordered for the job. Aiming to quickly remedy the situation, a member of Bridgeport’s technical sales team came to meet with the installer. The on-site... Read More
TECHSPECÂ® Variable Beam Expanders offer continuous magnification for high-power laser applications where magnification changes may be required. With 2X–8X magnification range, 355 nm wavelength model is suited for UV laser machining. Diffraction limited performance with λ/4 transmitted wavefront is standard, and high laser damage threshold anti-reflective (AR) coatings ensure maximum... Read More
Featuring disconnect ratings up to 400 A at 1,500 Vdc, Prominence Series is ETL Listed to UL1741 at 1,500 Vdc and CAN/CSA C22.2 listed at 1,500 Vdc. Combiner boxes are fully customizable with 275, 325, or 400 A disconnects and up to 36 strings. Enclosures are available in NEMA 4 steel, NEMA 4X fiberglass or stainless, or 3R. Additional configuration options include single or dual-hole output... Read More
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Available for Pyrocam™ laser beam profiling cameras, M2 Beam Propagation software incorporates M2 calculations that predict how laser will focus and beam propagation parameters that describe how laser diverges as function of beam waist width. Program allows manual collection of 2D laser beam profiles for CW and pulsed lasers from 13–350 nm and from 1–3,000 Âµm. Other calculations include:... Read More
Addressing optical wavefront distortion sensitivity needs of super-resolution imaging systems, BrightLineÂ® laser dichroic beamsplitters with λ/10 flatness are offered on 3 mm thick glass to reduce sensitivity to mounting stress in custom optical systems. Products minimize reflected wavefront distortion toÂ maximize signal and SNR. For setups requiring maximum switching speed or minimal beam... Read More
Using moving slits, NIST-calibrated NanoScan™ 2s measures beam position and size with sub-micron precision for CW and kilohertz pulsed lasers. Offering of silicon, germanium, or pyroelectric detectors allows profiling lasers of any wavelength, from UV to far infrared, to 100 Âµm and beyond. Digital controller, byÂ providing 16-bit digitization of signal for dynamic range up to 35 dB power,... Read More
United States Patent 9,093,731 B2, recently awarded to Empower RF Systems, validates the uniqueness of the hardware architecture in use on Empower's high power, next generation amplifiers.Â The embodiments of this patent protection are related to the design, associated materials, and integration of the high power combiner that is integral to delivering multi-kW broadband power (CW) and... Read More
Featuring magnification opticsÂ for measuring beams with spot sizes down to 55 Âµm, non-contact BeamWatchÂ® 2.0 monitors high-power (up to 100 kW) YAG, fiber, and diode lasers in 980–1,080 nm range used in industrial material processing applications. Unit takes measurements every 60 msec, providing instant readings of focus spot size and beam position as well as dynamic measurements of... Read More
With 6x1 TrueM2-14 Beam Combiner, machine manufacturers can build their own fiber laser sources using modular architecture, producing customized fiber lasers based on application requirements.Â Combiner can be mated with up to 6 TrueMode-kW laser cavity modules or other compatible modules. Measuring 300 x 150 x 15 mm, product provides >97% transmission performance, up to 1,100 W input power per... Read More
Housed in NEMA4X fiberglass enclosure, 1500 V SlimLine Combiner Box features 100% load break UL98B rated disconnects and surge suppression. Busbars utilized are C1100 oxygen-free and are precision milled to ensure optimum contact and long- term reliability. Multiple off-the-rack and custom options are available up to 400 A and 32 strings. Read More
Used in Nd:YAG, Nd:YVO4, and fiber lasers for cutting, welding, marking, and drilling, Laser Optics Assemblies include standard and custom beam expanders and F-Theta lenses. Housed within anodized aluminum casing, expanders are made with high-precision plano-concave and plano-convex lenses. Units are specialized for use with UV-FIR wavelengths including 266 nm, 355 nm, 532 nm, 1064 nm, and 10.6... Read More
Insensitive to input beam's polarization state, Laser Line Non-Polarizing Plate Beamsplitters feature high laser damage thresholds of greater than 6 J/cmÂ² at 1064 nm at 10 ns. Coating with dielectric layers offers λ/8 surface accuracy for minimal wavefront distortion. Manufactured using fused silica substrate, beamsplitters have clear aperture of greater than 22.9. Units come in four 25.4... Read More
Intended for use in Nd:YAG and fiber lasers, precision laser optics include lenses, beamsplitters, polarizing components, super flat mirrors, and high-damage threshold coatings that operate in 1 micron wavelength region. Key specifications, including transmission, wavefront, and laser damage threshold (LDT), are analyzed andÂ measured by technicians and scientists. Subesquently, measurements... Read More
With TrueM2 platform, machine manufacturers can build their own fiber laser source using modular architecture and produce customized fiber laser based on specific requirements. Featuring 1,100 W max input per port and greater than 97% transmission, 4 x 1 TrueM2-14 can be mated with up toÂ fourÂ TrueMode-kW laser cavity modules, or other compatible modules. Read More
Measuring 43 x 43 x 65 mm, LT665 USB 3.0 Large Array Beam Profiling Camera features USB 3.0 interface that delivers 6 MP at up to 27 fps. Large, 1 in. format provides active area with 4.5 Âµm square pixels (2752 x 2192 array). Camera works with BeamGage beam profiling software, which includes all algorithms and calculations needed to make accurate, ISO-approved laser beam measurements,... Read More