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OPTICS POLISHING ABRASIVES CAN BE MIXED BY USER TO DESIRED RATIO

A purple gloved hand holds alumina polishing powder in front of another gloved hand pouring a bottle of liquid alumina onto some optics for polishing.

A line of high purity calcined alumina polishing powders offered in two grades and seven particle sizes that can be mixed to match their optical material has been introduced by Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, RI. Meller Microlux Alumina Powders are offered in two ultrapure grades and feature seven particle sizes from 0.05 to 3.0 […]

PRODUCTION OVERRUN OPTICS
2022 LIST IS DYNAMIC AND DOWNLOADABLE

discount optics

An updated list of precision optics derived from production overruns that can save researchers and product developers considerable time and money has been introduced by Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, Rhode Island. The 2022 Meller Optics Stock Parts List features hundreds of various parts made from materials ranging from sapphire lenses and windows to retardation […]

OPTICAL POLISHING PITCH READY TO USE

Optical polishing pitch

A full line of optical polishing pitch that is made from wood resin to prevent contamination and is ready to use without screening, filtering, or mixing additives is available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, RI. Meller’s Gugolz Optical Polishing Pitch comes in five grades from very-soft to very-hard, with melting points from 52ºC to […]

OPTICS POLISHING ABRASIVES FOR GRINDING, LAPPING & FINISHING

Optical Polishing Abrasives

Meller Optics offers a line of high purity alumina abrasive powders for use with a wide range of hard and soft materials including zinc selenide, germanium, silicon, and stainless steels is available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, RI. Meller Microlux Alumina Powders are offered in two ultrapure grades, Microlux-R and RZ, respectively, for grinding, […]

OPTICAL POLISHING PITCH – FIVE GRADES

Gugolz polishing pitch

A line of petroleum-free, optical polishing pitch that can be selected and mixed, if necessary, for precisely lapping virtually any type of optics is available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, Rhode Island. Meller’s Gulgolz Optical Polishing Pitch is formulated to help to prevent contamination of the polishing media and substrates.  Featuring five grades from […]

SPOT BLOCK POLISHING POWDERS

SPOT BLOCK POLISHING POWDERS SUITED FOR PITCH OR ALUMINUM PLATES

A line of high-purity calcined alumina powders that are ready to mix with de-ionized water for a wide range of optics polishing applications is available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, Rhode Island. Meller Microlux Alumina Powders are ideally suited for polishing optics on spot blocks and can produce surface finishes to 10-5 scratch-dig on […]