Hard Polymer Clad Silica

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  • Cost effective alternative to all silica fibers
  • UV/VIS and VIS/NIR type available
  • High fiber strength
  • Reduced static fatigue
  • High numerical aperture
  • Biocompatible materials
  • Sterilizable by ETO, gamma radiation
  • Radiation resistant
  • High core to clad ratio
  • High concentricity

HPCS Fibers

Fiber Properties

  • Step index profile
  • Bonded hard polymer cladding
  • Numerical aperture: 0.37
  • Proof test: 70 kpsi
  • Minimum bend radius:
    100 times the clad radius (momentary)
    600 times the clad radius (long term)

Applications

Medical

  • Laser surgery
  • Angioplasty
  • Lithotripsy
  • Urology
  • Dermatology
  • Photodynamic therapy

Industrial/Scientific

  • Spectroscopy
  • Remote illumination
  • Remote sensing
  • Laser diode coupling

Customization

No matter what your needs are, give us a call and we will find a solution for you.