Video | June 19, 2015

BOROFLOAT® & Optical Mirrors Video

Source: PG & O Precision Glass & Optics

The world’s first floated borosilicate glass, BOROFLOAT®, has become one of the most influential specialty glass materials. This high-quality, German engineered glass meets the demanding performance requirements of optical mirrors such as thermal stability, superior surface quality, and remarkably high transmission, and is used in many applications for sophisticated optics around the world. This video showcases BOROFLOAT® glass, along with its important functions in research applications such as its implementation in the Hobby Eberly Telescope.

PG & O Precision Glass & Optics