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SAPPHIRE WINDOWS PROTECT OPTICS FROM HARSH ENVIRONMENTS

an assortment of sapphire optics displayed on top of a green table with a military helicopter in the background.

Custom fabricated sapphire windows for gimbaled optical systems that protect lenses from chemicals, dirt, saltwater, sand, and other fast moving particulates has been introduced by Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, RI. Meller Sapphire Windows provide front surface protection for optics used in gimbaled systems and are available with multispectral anti-reflective coatings that can meet salt […]

SAPPHIRE OPTICAL DOMES
PROTECT MISSILE GUIDANCE SYSTEMS

sapphire optical domes and a hyper-hemisphere sitting on a blue table as a missile flys in the background.

Custom engineered sapphire optical domes including a new truncated hyper-hemisphere 360 degree window for protecting vision systems from harsh environments have been introduced by Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, RI. Meller Sapphire Optical Domes and 360 Degree Windows feature Mohs 9 hardness, which is second only to diamond, and are highly resistant to fast moving […]

SAPPHIRE WINDOWS & LENSES FOR MILITARY VISION SYSTEMS

Meller Sapphire Lenses for Military Applications

Custom fabricated sapphire lenses that are ideally suited for military vision system applications which are subject to severe, demanding environments are available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence Rhode Island. Meller Sapphire Lenses can be custom fabricated in concave, convex, and meniscus configurations for use in FLIR, thermal imaging systems and sensors, missiles, and related […]