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surface quality standards

The standards of MIL-O-13830 set by the US government relative to tolerable surface scratches and other such defects in an optical system. A series of standard glass plates that have been deliberately scratched with a specific depth and width of scratch can determine the magnitude of the defect in another optical surface by comparison between the two.
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