Filtron Molded Optical Components

Leveraging the corporations long and distinguished history of supplying high quality optical components to military and OEM customers, the full range of Filtron light management solutions are available in a variety of molded formats for use in eye and face protection, as well as other secure applications.

COMMON APPLICATIONS

  • Eye and face protection
  • Other secure applications

Moldings

  • The full range of Filtron light management solutions, including laser protective filters, edge and long wavelength pass filters, and infra-red suppression filters are available in a variety of molded formats for use in eye and face protection, as well as other secure applications.
  • A number of molding tools are available in popular base curve formats for both lens insert and face shield applications.
  • Our automated molding environment provides precise cycle time control to ensure excellent part to part uniformity for optical and mechanical properties and high manufacturing yields.
  • Our aggressive mold maintenance program is key to reducing optical defects in the finished part due to tool wear.

Coatings

  • A number of anti-abrasive, anti-fog, and anti-smudge coatings are available to meet customer requirements.
  • Flow coating of individual surfaces is also available.
  • Our automated coating environment provides precise cycling through all cleaning and coating steps.

Testing

  • Molded parts are tested at both the blank and end-item configuration.
  • Blanks are tested for optical characteristics (prism, power, impact/ballistics, coating adhesion, durability, abrasion, and spectral and transmission properties).
  • 100% cosmetic/visual inspection is carried out at both the blank and the end item stage.

 Lens and Shield Specifications

Lens Inserts

Base Curve Size Thickness
6 base 76mm 2.0mm
6 base 70mm 2.0mm
6 base 70mm 3.0mm
8 base De-centered 80mm 2.0mm
9 base De-centered 80mm 2.1mm

Shields

Base Curve Size Thickness
6 base 150 x 170m 1.9mm
6 base 150 x 170m 2.5mm

 

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