IRD Glass manufactures windows; mirrors; prisms of all types; precision, certified optical wedges; lighting wedges; flats; chopper plates and chrome on glass reticles for many custom applications.
Flatness is controlled using a combination of interferometers, precision gauging and regular equipment maintenance. Flatness of 1/10 wave and better is achieved re... (read more)
IRD Glass custom manufactures precision pedestals and sensor platforms as well as custom, high-tolerance tubes for the sensor industry.
Pressure Sensors and Transducers
IRD produces 100s of thousands of pressure sensor pedestals for Honeywell, each with an exacting set of tolerances. Flatness and chip specs are a priority with these parts.
With a fac... (read more)
IRD currently manufactures many different sizes of tubes for the pressure transducer sensor industry and other applications. The tubes, produced in volumes approaching ½ million per year, are controlled to tight length tolerances, polished on the ends to better than .000004" flat, and fire polished on one end, while maintaining a very tight scratch and dig tolerance. (read more)
FLAT OPTICS / FILTERS / OPTICAL COATING
IRD Glass is an accomplished manufacturer of a wide variety of flat optics, including windows, reticles, filters, mirrors, optical wedges, and patterned coatings. These flat optics are used in any number of industries, including the medical field, aerospace, defense, m... (read more)