Optimax is a world class manufacturer of precision optics. With more than 100 skilled opticians and a modern 60,000 sq.ft. facility, Optimax is one of the largest prototype optics manufacturers in the U.S. Optimax produces a wide range of optical components including Optics for High Power.
Our ongoing development, whether it’s innovation in technology developed or business ideology, our research allows us to enhance our high precision optics that we offer to all of our customers and we share some of that information with you in our Technical Papers.
Controls: Intersection of mechanical and optical surfaces. Removes sources of contamination and cosmetic damage.
Related Terms: Breakedge, chamfer
Units: Linear units for a toleranced or a maximum linear dimension, angular units for angles
Specification Must Contain: Width of face and angle, leg length and angle, or only leg lengths
Optimax Preferred Specification: Maximum face width at 45 degrees
Reasons: Directly measured with graduated eye loupe, tooling creates angle
Manufacturing Standards: MIL-STD-34, ISO 10110-1