Re: [rp-ml] Glass Cutting

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Date: Wed Jun 08 2011 - 19:40:36 EEST

In a message dated 6/8/2011 12:24:36 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time, writes:

Hello All,
I was wondering if anyone knew of a company that can make glass lens and
is willing to do prototype/lower quantities?
It is a basic circular shape with a small step (10mm x 1 mm) around the
Any suggestions are welcome!

Thank You,
Jason Revelle
Project Manager -
Business Development
Prototype Solutions Group
Menomonie, WI 54751
(715) 235-0156
(715) 235-0160
_www.protosg.com_ (

Look in the Photonics Spectra Buyer's Guide under lenses, custom. (Google
to find web version.)
That's a difficult shape to do as a one off or prototype, but you can
likely get the same result using a flat window of the right diameter and one or
two semi-convex lenses optically cemented together. You can probably get
everything you need from Edmund Scientific for a few bucks doing it that

Ed Grenda
Castle Island Co.
119 Webster Street
Arlington, MA 02474 USA
Tel: 781-646-6280 (email)

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