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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.
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Controls: Quantity and size of periodic defects that comprise surface texture.
Related Terms: Surface Texture, ISO 10110 Part 8, Spatial Frequency
Specification Must Contain: Value(RMS or Peak), Spatial Period and Scan Length
Optimax Preferred Specification: Value(RMS) plus application relevant spatial period and scan length
Reasons: Supported by ISO, represents most likely bulk surface roughness value
Manufacturing Standards: ISO 10110-8, OEOSC 1.0110-8
For More Information
Optimax’s Technical Note on Surface Roughness