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  • Syntec, Subsidiary Merge to Form Syntec Optics
Aug 2006
PAVILION, N.Y., Aug. 1, 2006 -- Syntec Technologies, the largest independent manufacturer of custom polymer optics in North America, and its subsidiary, Rochester Tool and Mold (RTM), announced they have merged under the name Syntec Optics to clarify their commitment to innovative optics.

As Syntec Optics, the company said it will continue to provide optics and optoelectronic components manufacturing, optics mold and tooling manufacturing, injection molding, diamond turning, assembly and metrology, especially for defense, medical and biometrics applications. The company said it will expand its capabilities in producing finished crystal optics and implementing designs that combine glass and polymers.

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A solid with a structure that exhibits a basically symmetrical and geometrical arrangement. A crystal may already possess this structure, or it may acquire it through mechanical means. More than 50 chemical substances are important to the optical industry in crystal form. Large single crystals often are used because of their transparency in different spectral regions. However, as some single crystals are very brittle and liable to split under strain, attempts have been made to grind them very...
The science of measurement, particularly of lengths and angles.
A material whose molecular structure consists of long chains made up by the repetition of many (usually thousands) of similar groups of atoms.
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