Edmund Optics Inc. Datasheets for Light Guides

Light guides conduct the flow of light from a light source to a point of use in areas that are too small or too hazardous to permit the installation of a light bulb. There are two basic types of light guides: liquid and fiber optic.  Light guides are sometimes called light pipes (lightpipes).
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Product Name Notes
Economical Industrial Grade UV quartz fiber optic light guides are designed for ultraviolet applications; they will show some fluorescence at 245nm and darken in gamma or X-ray environments. These plastic-clad...
360° Shadow-Free, Cool, Uniform Illumination Accepts Polarizer Accessories PVC-Covered Metal Sheathing Black Anodized Aluminum Housing 70% Typical Illuminator Coupling Efficiency Crimped Stainless Steel Terminations Glass Fibers with Ground and Polished...
70% Typical Illuminator Coupling Efficiency Cool, Uniform Illumination Crimped Stainless Steel Terminations Ground and Polished Glass Fibers Light guide adapters needed to mate with fiber optic illuminators.The correct adapater will...
Excellent Transmission in the UV Hexagonal Aperture Maximizes Throughput Perfect for Non-Uniform Light Sources Additional Light Pipe Homogenizing Rods Available Light pipe homogenizing rods utilize total internal reflection to homogenize...
Fixed Focus and Adjustable Focus Lens Options Rugged Housing T-slot for Easy Mounting Often used in line scan camera systems for their compact design and their intense line of uniform...
For use with Fiber Optic Illuminators High transmission glass fibers sheathed in PVC-covered monocoil; 3/4" and 1/2" guides sheathed in PVC-covered metal hose. The light guide ends are ground and...
Homogenizes Non-Uniform Light Sources Hexagonal Entrance Aperture Ideal for OEM Illumination Additional Light Pipe Homogenizing Rods Available Light pipe homogenizing rods utilize total internal reflection to homogenize non-uniform light sources...
NA = 0.55 No Packing Fraction Loss Excellent UV Transmission Properties Higher Overall Transmission than Glass Bundles Our line of economically priced liquid light guides are ideal for visible and...
Stay-Put Stainless Steel Gooseneck Mountable Aluminum Transition and PVC Monocoil Sheathing Mounting Accessory Available Light guide adapters needed to mate with fiber optic illuminators.
Stay-Put Stainless Steel Gooseneck Single and Dual Branch Options Two separate illuminator specific series are available"they are not interchangeable. Please note that longer lengths tend not to be self-supporting. We...
Superior Light Transmission ESKA® Fiber Strands Step Index Edmund Optics offers ESKA® acrylic fiber optics developed and manufactured by Mitsubishi. We offer these fibers in two grades, both with superior...