Near-IR, Mid-IR and Far-IR Viewcards / Viewtubes

Our IR viewcards/viewtubes* are designed for IR laser professionals to identify easily the indoor/outdoor IR laser beam locations. Our technology overcomes the wavelength limitations of the traditional IR viewing cards without using auxiliary device (shch as a UV lamp), thus is a convenient tool for mid-IR and far-IR laser applications.

The same viewcard/viewtube also works on near-IR region. Images on traditional near IR cards often fade away after prolong illumination (within seconds). However images on our IR viewcards/viewtubes will not fade away after prolong illumination. Our customers include researchers and engineers from many companies and institutes such as Thorlabs, MIT, Stanford University, and Princeton University.

In sensitivity, our cards are more than 10 times better (~ 100 times better -- up to 0.03mW/mm^2) for standard cards, and even higher for the Enhanced Sensitivity Viewtube (NEW!) and custom designed units, than the copycat of a worldwide company which had bought many of our cards for the past few years.

For standard cards (viewcards), choose from the following five types (sensitivity from high to low),
The temperature indicates the maximum temperature for each card to avoid significantly reduced sensitivity. If your lab temperature is just 1 or 2 degrees below the maximum temperature, it is recommended to order at least two types of cards to provide more detection dynamic range.

Products Detail

Enhanced Sensitivity Viewtubes (ESV)

New Sales Price: $75.00 each
Get All Five Types of cards for Price of Three !

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6900 Sandy Creek Ct
Clarksville, MD 21029 

Phone: (+1)410-740-6932

NEW!  For the Enhanced Sensitivity Viewtube (ESV), the sensitivity is boosted up to 2 times of the standard card with the same maximum temperature. The viewtube is made compatible with the lens tube threads. Quantity is limited for the ESV. Please inquire before you place order. The most popular ESVs are,
#V-IR-EL1-B(<30C), for 1" lens tube thread, $350 each
#V-IR-EL2-B(<30C), for 2" lens tube thread, $490 each

Please send request if you need different type of thread, or different maximum temperature.

The temperature indicates the maximum temperature for the viewtube to work ideally.

Custom sizes (e.g., sizes fit into the lens tubes, large target for indoor/outdoor lidar tests), custom substrates are also available upon request.
*Licenced under patent pending technology, size approximated, design subject to change without notice.
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