Optics / Optical Grade Specialty Ceramics Datasheets

Beryllium Oxide Ceramics -- BW1000
from Materion Corporation

Materion Ceramics has the capabilities to manufacture complex and custom designs by the addition of a variety of machining functions. Input material used for customized products can be dry pressed, isopressed or extruded in form and consist of Materion Ceramics' BW1000 "high strength" material. [See More]

  • Applications: Dielectric; Electronics or semiconductors; Optical Grade; Medical, Aerospace/Defense, Energy, Photonics/Lasers, Semiconductor, Telecom
  • Shape / Form: Custom Shape; Available in Various Ceramic Forms
  • Specialty Ceramic Type: Beryllia / Beryllium Oxide
  • Thermal Conductivity: 275 to ?
MACOR® Glass-Ceramic Bars -- 3" Length MACOR Bar
from San Jose Delta Associates, Inc.

Macor is a relatively easy material to machine using ordinary carbide drills, end mills, taps, etc. and doesn ’t require post machining firing. Macor-Machinable Glass Ceramic is also unique in that it can withstand 1000 °C, has low thermal conductivity and is a good electrical insulator. [See More]

  • Applications: Abrasion Resistant; Dielectric; Electronics or semiconductors; HV / Electrical; Optical Grade; Structural; Thermal Insulation or Fire Proofing Material; Wear resistant parts or tooling; Aeropsace, Nuclear, Medical, Fixturing, Welding; Refractory or High Temperature Insulation
  • Shape / Form: BarStock
  • Specialty Ceramic Type: Glass Ceramics
  • Length: 3
Synthetic Sapphire Lenses And Windows
from Stettler Sapphire AG

Due to its unique combination of outstanding physical properties, sapphire is perfectly suitable for a multitude of applications. Its optical characteristics combined with high temperature resistance help explain why sapphire is indispensable in laser technologies. It is equally valuable as a... [See More]

  • Applications: Optical Grade; Medical, Laser
  • Shape / Form: Preforms
  • Specialty Ceramic Type: Sapphire
  • Max Use Temperature: 2200