Select SubstrateSoda-lime Glass
ULE® Low Expansion Glass
Determine Physical CharacteristicsShape
Tolerances for LxWxT or diameter
Scratch and Dig
Establish AccuracySurface quality:
Available 1/4, 1/10 or 1/20 wave
Available to < 2 arc seconds
Choose CoatingWavelength or wavelength range of interest
Percentage of reflectivity required at a specific wavelength(s) at specific AOI.
For further information on how to properly specify an optical mirror, please visit our page: 10 Steps to Consider when Designing Your Optical Mirror.
Careful consideration of all 10 steps will help the manufacturer of your mirror clearly understand your requirements that translates to a faster and more accurate quotation.
Optical Mirror Applications:
Advanced Optics optical mirrors are excellent performers in aerospace, military and commercial avionics, scientific and medical instrumentation, academics and research, as well as industrial applications.