Tapers from SCHOTT Lighting and Imaging provide a method of magnifying or reducing an image
with minimum distortion in image transfer applications. All tapers are
fabricated to customer specific requirements and can be machined into
configurations from round to round, square to square, round to square or
rectangular. Diameters up to 75 mm are possible with magnification ratios
up to 3:1. Typical applications for tapers from SCHOTT include image
magnification or minification, image coupling to CCD or CMOS devices, intensified video imaging and biological imaging,
displays and avionics.