Unlocking Precision in Optics: Tower Optical’s Custom, Dual, and Large WaveplatesMonday, 23 October, 2023
By Yoany Rodriguez PhD
VP Engineering at Tower Optical Corporation.
In the realm of optics, precision is paramount, and Tower Optical stands at the forefront, offering a remarkable range of custom prisms tailored to meet diverse needs. From dimensions spanning 0.5 mm to 50.8 mm, Tower Optical’s arsenal includes specialized options like Dove prisms, RA angle prisms, Microprism, Cylinder prisms and Periscope available in both coated and uncoated variations. Let’s delve into the world of these optical wonders and explore the versatility that Tower Optical brings to the table.
Customization Beyond Boundaries:
Tower Optical takes pride in its commitment to customization. Whether your project demands the compact of a 0.5 mm prism or large prism up to 50.8 mm variant, their range caters to a spectrum of applications. This level of adaptability ensures that the prisms seamlessly integrate into your specific optical systems, meeting your unique requirements with precision.
Dove Prisms: Unraveling Angular Ingenuity:
Among Tower Optical’s offerings are Dove prisms, a specialized type known for their ability to invert and revert an image. This unique feature finds applications in a variety of optical setups, making Dove prisms a versatile choice. Whether you’re working in imaging systems, spectroscopy, or other optical instruments, the inclusion of Dove prisms from Tower Optical adds a layer of sophistication to your projects. Coated and uncoated version are available.
RA Angle Prisms
RA Angle Prisms stand out as another notable addition to the impressive range offered by Tower Optical. These prisms boast precision-engineered right angles, rendering them exceptionally well-suited for applications that demand meticulous angular adjustments. Whether your requirements lean towards coated or uncoated variants, these prisms provide the flexibility to select surface characteristics that align with your specific needs. Notably, Tower Optical maintains a substantial inventory, featuring over 2000 Right Angle Prisms coated and uncoated in sizes ranging from 0.5 mm to 50.8 mm, ensuring a comprehensive selection to cater to diverse optical applications.
Tower Optical’s Periscope Prisms stand as a testament to the company’s unwavering commitment to precision. Subjected to meticulous inspection, these prisms play a pivotal role in periscope systems, redirecting light with finesse to facilitate covert observation. The artistry of these prisms extends beyond mere functionality; it lies in their exceptional ability to unveil the concealed with unmatched clarity and reliability. Renowned for their precision, Tower Optical’s periscope prisms have found widespread use not only in diverse brain studies but also in critical defense projects, underscoring their versatility and reliability in demanding applications.
Tower Optical presents a selection of cylindrical prisms available in custom sizes ranging from 1 mm to 101.6 mm. This expansive range empowers customers to meticulously tailor the dimensions of the prisms, ensuring a precise alignment with the specifications of their optical systems. Whether your project demands a specific diameter, length, or other dimensional parameters, Tower Optical’s unwavering commitment to customization guarantees the precise fulfillment of your unique requirements.
High-Reflectivity (HR) Coatings: Precision Unveiled:
Tower Optical provides a diverse array of high-reflectivity coatings meticulously tailored to meet specific requirements. These specialized coatings are designed to optimize reflectivity at crucial wavelengths, guaranteeing that both custom and stock prisms exhibit unparalleled precision. Among the typical coatings offered by Tower Optical are enhanced Aluminum, enhanced Gold, Silver, and enhanced Silver. Additionally, in response to customer preferences, Antireflective coatings can be applied to the lateral sides of the prisms upon request. This level of customization ensures that Tower Optical’s prisms not only meet but exceed the exacting standards of a wide range of optical applications.
In the intricate world of optics, where precision is non-negotiable, Tower Optical’s custom prisms shine as beacons of excellence. From the smallest nuances of a 0.5 mm prism to the expansive capabilities of a 50.8 mm variant, the range, including Dove prisms and RA angle prisms, caters to the diverse needs of optical enthusiasts. Whether coated or uncoated, each prism is a testament to Tower Optical’s commitment to pushing the boundaries of optical engineering. As you embark on your next optical endeavor, consider the precision, versatility, and excellence that Tower Optical’s custom prisms bring to the table.
Please feel free to contact Tower Optical for additional information about custom prisms.
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Phone: +1 561-740-2525