Sapphire Lenses

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Series MPCX and MPCV optical grade sapphire lenses are manufactured from optical grade grown sapphire. Monocrystalline sapphire is slightly birefringent. The lenses are available in positive and negative configurations. Typical applications include:

  • IR laser Beamsteering optics
  • Imaging optics
  • Chemical & erosion resistant front surface optics
  • Focusing Optics

This series of sapphire lenses is currently in limited production. Please consult the factory for availability. Other diameters and focal lengths may be special ordered. We can also supply parts with anti-reflection and other thin film coatings.

Specifications:
Material: Optical grade single crystal sapphire
Orientation: C-axis perpendicular to the faces
Diameter Tolerance: +/- 0.25 mm
Thickness Tolerance: +/- 0.20mm
Clear Aperture: Central 80% of the diameter
Centering Error: 3 arc minutes maximum
Surface Quality: 60-40 scratch-dig per MIL-O-13830A
Focal Length Tolerance: +/- 5% at .6328µm


Quantity discounts are available. Sapphire Lenses are typically custom fabricated to customer specifications. For more information, or to request a quote please Contact Us.