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Key Attributes Of Sapphire Optical Windows

Posted by Administrator on 5/6/2015 to Products
Sapphire Windowa
  • Very wide optical transmission band from UV to near-IR, (0.15-5.5µm)
  • Significantly stronger than other optical materials/standard glass windows
    • Hardest natural substance next to diamond.
    • Highly resistant to scratching and abrasion (9 Mohs scale)
    • Extremely high melt temperature (2030°C)
    • Totally unaffected by most chemicals except some very hot caustics.
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