Single Core Rods (SCR) consist of one high index core with a low index cladding and feature high transmission SCRs are used for homogenization of light as well as for straight or only slightly bent light guides.
Single Core Rod & Multi Core Rod
Multi Core Rods (MCR) consist of a plurality of core/clad systems fused together to a multi core component. Multi Core rods feature excellent forming properties of the raw rod being heated up to the softening temperature, while maintaining transmission. Forming includes cone shaping as well as bending of cylindrical or cone shaped rods.
Now available in PURAVIS glass