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Applied Optics


  • Vol. 9, Iss. 3 — Mar. 1, 1970
  • pp: 527–532

Preparation of Drawings for Optical Elements and Methods of Testing

David C. Harper  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 9, Issue 3, pp. 527-532 (1970)

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A system is described for dimensioning and tolerancing of optical elements such as lenses, prisms, mirrors, filters, etc. The interpretation of the terms used on such drawings is given, including procedures for testing optics to the dimensions and tolerances stated on the drawings.

© 1970 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: August 19, 1969
Published: March 1, 1970

David C. Harper, "Preparation of Drawings for Optical Elements and Methods of Testing," Appl. Opt. 9, 527-532 (1970)

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