5 November 2001 Semi-kinematic rails for construction of optical test stands
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We describe a new mounting technique for rapid alignment using semi-kinematic (SK) rails. Features of the technique include structures for positioning lens elements, beam splitters, mirrors, and the like. The SK rails are less complicated to machine than traditional v-groove technology.
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Tomas D. Milster, Tomas D. Milster, David Felix, David Felix, Charles J. Burkhart, Charles J. Burkhart, J. Butz, J. Butz, Yan Zhang, Yan Zhang, Jason B. Curtis, Jason B. Curtis, } "Semi-kinematic rails for construction of optical test stands", Proc. SPIE 4444, Optomechanical Design and Engineering 2001, (5 November 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.447321; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.447321

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