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N-FK58 XLD glass: SCHOTT Advanced Optics is proud to announce the release of a coinciding data sheet that provides greater clarity on the product’s capabilities
In May, SCHOTT Advanced Optics introduced something exciting to the market at Optatec 2014: N-FK58, our new extremely low dispersion (XLD) glass. Offering excellent processing properties and outstanding apochromatic correction capabilities when used with SCHOTT anomalous dispersion KZFS glasses, N-FK58 quickly drew significant interest from the crowd.
As a result, the SCHOTT team has worked swiftly to develop a comprehensive data sheet to inform both current and potential customers about the product’s capabilities.
Below, please find an overview on the key properties and configurations for
optical position (nd = 1.456000, vd = 90.9)
on-stock availability in steps 3, 2, and 1; evaluating potential of step 0.5 availability in the near future
SCHOTT Advanced Optics anticipates having round plates of the material available starting in August, which can be purchased from SCHOTT or from our partnering dealer, Hellma® Optics