What You Need To Know About…Quartz Crystals

Becker, Paula L.
November 2007
LabTalk;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 35 Issue 158, p40
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The article offers ideas on using quartz crystals in optical laboratories. It recommends using Longer Life Gold R or Alloy coated crystals when depositing high stress dielectric materials. It cites the importance of frequently checking sensor head and feedthrough software. It also advises storing unused crystals at standard room temperature.


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