We Manufacture Glass ball lenses range in diameter from 0.40mm to 8.0mm.
Half ball lenses are made from a wide variety of optical glasses with refractive index ranging from 1.50 to 2.10.
Industrial Technologies manufactures Low Tg ball lenses range in diameter from 0.40mm to 8.0mm.
With higher coupling efficiency required for Transmitters and Receivers, it is becoming more and more popular.
Ruby is one of hardest known material with consistent quality available on a commercially economical scale.
Sapphire is one of hardest known material with consistent quality available on a commercially economical scale.
Spinel is also a well known single crystal being used in the optical industry. The main advantage being that spinel is a cubic single crystal.
Alumina oxide balls resist corrosion and abrasion extremely well and maintain dimensional stability at temperatures up to 1734ÂºC (3180 ÂºF).
The high refractive index of Cubic Zirconia material makes it very interesting to be used as a Ball lens for optical telecom products.