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CO2 LASER FOCUSING LENSES FOR CUTTING THICK DIAMOND PLATE

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A line of ZnSe laser focusing lenses for steel cutting lasers up to 4kW that are used to cut thick diamond plate and other heavy steel fabrications has been introduced by Laser Research Optics of Providence, RI. Laser Research CO2 Focusing Lenses come in 1” to 2.5” O.D. sizes with focal lengths from 5” to […]

CUSTOM LENSES & WINDOWS FABRICATED FROM MANY OPTICAL MATERIALS

Various laser optics made from several materials on a blue table in front of a blue background.

Custom optics made from ZnSe, ZnS, fused silica, germanium, silicon, sapphire, and other materials for use in aerospace, defense, laser, process control, materials science, medicine, and other applications have been introduced by Laser Research Optics of Providence, RI. Laser Research Custom Optics can be manufactured in sizes from 0.5” to 5” O.D. with various thicknesses […]

CO2 LENSES & MIRRORS FOR LASER ENGRAVING SYSTEMS

ZnSe laser optics on a blue table with photos of engraved objects in the background.

A line of direct field-replacement CO2 laser lenses and mirrors for engraving and personalizing trophies, plaques, glassware, and related products has been introduced by Laser Research Optics of Providence, RI. Laser Research Personalization Lenses are suited for field-replacement by users in order to maintain uptime and are compatible with 25 to 200 Watt engraving lasers. […]

ZINC SULFIDE OPTICS OFFER ENHANCED CLARITY AND SCRATCH-RESISTANCE

ZnS Windows of various shapes on a green table with a photo of a jet flying in the background

Zinc Sulfide (ZnS) windows that provide enhanced clarity and hardness and can be custom fabricated for military vision and thermal imaging systems requiring optics that perform over a wide wavelength spectrum have been introduced by Laser Research Optics of Providence, Rhode Island. Laser Research ZnS Windows are manufactured using Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) which provides […]

ZINC SELENIDE LENSES FEATURE LONG FOCAL LENGTHS

zinc selenide laser lenses on a blue table.

A line of Zinc Selenide (ZnSe) lenses that feature long focal lengths for use in various industrial, optical, and scientific applications where the precise control of light and long-distance focusing are required is being introduced by Laser Research Optics of Providence, RI. Laser Research ZnSe Plano-Convex Lenses feature 500 mm to 1000 mm focal lengths […]

ZINC SELENIDE WINDOWS PERMIT IR RADIATION TRANSMISSION

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Custom ZnSe windows that are manufactured to OEM specification for use in laser power control, thermal imaging, and in the semiconductor industry where transmitting in the IR spectrum is required have been introduced by Laser Research Optics of Providence, Rhode Island. Laser Research ZnSe Windows can be custom manufactured in round, rectangle, and square shapes […]

CO2 LASER LENSES FOR CUTTING PRECISION GASKETS

gasket cutting laser optics

A line of CO2 lenses that fit a wide range of popular lasers used for cutting precision gaskets made from a wide variety of materials has been introduced by Laser Research Optics of Providence, RI. Laser Research CO2 Laser Lenses come in 0.5” to 1” O.D. sizes with focal lengths from 1” to 2” and […]

CO2 LASER LENSES FOR ENGRAVING CRYSTAL TROPHIES

Optics for engraving crystal trophies

A line of OEM-compatible CO2 laser lenses optimized for engraving that fit virtually all popular crystal etching lasers to replace worn lenses in the field is being introduced by Laser Research Optics of Providence, RI. Laser Research CO2 Lenses are direct field-replacements for most popular engraving lasers. Ideally suited for enhancing engraving details on crystal […]

LASER DEBRIS SHIELDS MADE FROM SAPPHIRE FOR SUPERIOR OPTICS PROTECTION

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A line of sapphire laser debris shields for use on high power lasers to protect the optical components from steel slag and splatter has been introduced by Laser Research Optics of Providence, Rhode Island. Laser Research Sapphire Cover Glass for fiber lasers prevent the laser’s optical components from damage caused by slag and splatter and […]

CO2 LASER LENSES FOR CUTTING HEAVY STEEL PARTS

A variety of ZnSe focusing lenses on a blue table with a backhoe pictured in the background.

A line of ZnSe laser focusing lenses for steel cutting lasers up to 4kW that are employed cutting heavy steel fabrications has been introduced by Laser Research Optics of Providence, Rhode Island. Laser Research CO2 Focusing Lenses are ideally suited for 10.6 µm 200W to 400kW lasers used for cutting heavy steel parts and come […]