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Polymer Fibre Preform CNC Mill

Polymer Fibre Preform CNC Mill

Fabrication step: Optics and photonics
Function: Optic fibre fabrication
Location: University of Sydney
Purpose: Fabrication of microstructured polymer fibre preforms
Material systems: Mainly polymers; typically PMMA. (Can mill other materials if required)
Node: OptoFab
Scale/volume: Typically 10 x 10 cm preforms. Depending on complexity from hours to days per preform.
Specifications/resolution: mm cm holes spaced down to sub mm precision