getting in gear

Martinez, Liz
May 2009
LabTalk;May/Jun2009, Vol. 37 Issue 9F, p14
Trade Publication
The article presents the factors to consider in obtaining anti-reflection (AR) coating equipment in optical laboratories. According to Brian Peterson, product manager of coating at Satisloh North America, optical laboratories that do AR in-house often gains more coating and surfacing jobs. It addresses the concern when laboratories will start realizing a profit from in-house coating. Also noted are the ancillary costs of acquiring additional equipment and the possibility of hiring more employees.


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