The company has introduced customer manufactured domes, windows and lenses fabricated from sapphire or ALON (aluminum oxynitride) for military and commercial applications. Manufactured to specifications that provide 2000 Knoop hardness, they are suitable for high-speed missile domes, detectors, sensors and viewports. The company is capable of producing finishes to <1nm RMS for sapphire and <4nm RMS for ALON. Domes and lenses up to 6-in.-dia. are available in either material, and ...

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