Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
share
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Diamond Film Polishes Optical Surfaces

EuroPhotonics
May 2008
3M, Electronic Solutions Div.Request Info
 
• 1-, 3-, 6-, 9-μm grades
• 2.97-mil thickness
• sheets, discs or rolls

3M_IDLF.jpg3M Co. has released a long-life, precision-coated diamond lapping film with high durability. The 660XV combines a high cut rate with a very good finish and is designed for use on slower-rpm polishing machines. It is available in 1-, 3-, 6- and 9-μm grades, both with and without pressure-sensitive adhesive backing.

Applications include fibre optic connector processing, flat lapping, superfinishing and a variety of substrates made of ceramics, glass, stone, carbide, composites, exotic alloys and other hard materials.

The film is made by using tightly graded diamond minerals that are precision-coated on a polyester film backing. The company says that this durable construction provides consistent processing and superior finishes over the extended life of the product. It also stresses that the new film reduces process time, produces high yields and eliminates slurries. Intended for multiple uses, the actual number of uses is dependent upon equipment, process parameters and materials processing.

The material is supplied in the converted form of sheets, discs and rolls with a maximum diameter and width of 300 mm. The nominal thickness is 3 mil, with actual values specified as 2.97 ±0.05. The ultimate tensile strength is 26,500 psi, typical.


REQUEST INFO ABOUT THIS PRODUCT

* Message:
(requirements, questions for supplier)
Your contact information
* First Name:
* Last Name:
* Email Address:
* Company:
Address:
Address 2:
City:
State/Province:
Postal Code:
* Country:
Phone #:
Fax #:

Register or login to auto-populate this form:
Login Register
* Required

When you click "Send Request", we will record and send your personal contact information to 3M, Electronic Solutions Div. by email so they may respond directly. You also agree that Photonics Media may contact you with information related to this inquiry, and that you have read and accept our Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use.
MORE FROM PHOTONICS MEDIA
Photonics Buyers' Guide
Looking for Substrates? There are 54 companies listed in the Photonics Buyers' Guide.
Browse Cameras & Imaging, Lasers, Optical Components, Test & Measurement, and more.
3M Co.Europeprecision-coated diamond lapping filmProduct Preview

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, info@photonics.com

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x Subscribe to EuroPhotonics magazine - FREE!
X
Are you interested in this product?
When you click "Send Request", we will send the contact details you supply to 3M, Electronic Solutions Div. so they may respond to your inquiry directly.

Email Address:
Name:
Company:
Stop showing me this for the remainder of my visit
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.