WINTER-Tools in Optical Industry
a worldwide name standing for high quality and long
The use of diamond tools was decisive for the improvement of
productivity and quality of glass processing in the optical
Their unique properties like
- Grinding performance
- Profile accuracy
grant reproducible and highest accurate dimension tolerances in
each specific work step.
The experience from decades-long close cooperation with industry
and universities ensures ongoing optimization and continuous
enlargement of the product range.
To improve grinding results and to reduce cost, a well-balanced
combination of know-how and extraordinary diligance is essential.
Our dedicated sales engineers will gladly support you finding the
best solutin for your specific application - no matter whether
edging or surfacing lenses or any other production step involving
material cutting in the optical industry.
Nearly all well-known lens manufacturers use WINTER diamond
- Peripheral grinding wheels with and without profile
- Milling Tools
Over the last years, the organic materials' market share
increased considerable. Here, we supply psecifically developed
diamond wheels for rough grinding as well as special diamond
polishing wheels for organic lenses for all relevant machine types
for lens edging.
For the surfacing of organic lenses PCD products gain more and
more importance. Here too, we develop suitable tools.
In precision optics, following production techniques are used
for the machining of optical glass with diamond tools.
- Face milling