Accession Number:

ADA101065

Title:

Manufacturing Methods and Technology Engineering for Batch Processing Neodymium Doped YAG Laser Rods.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Feb 77-Oct 79,

Corporate Author:

LITTON SYSTEMS INC MORRIS PLAINS N J AIRTRON DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

72.0

Abstract:

The development of the fixturing and process for the batch fabrication of NdYAG laser rods is reported. The fixturing was designed to hold 16 4.27 mm x 43 mm laser rods during the grinding and polishing of both ends. The program goal of a fabrication rate of 12 rods per 8 man hours was achieved with the process developed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE