TITLE

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT…Processing Hydrophobic Lenses

AUTHOR(S)
Willard, Mike; Brown, Steve
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
LabTalk;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 39 Issue 14E, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on hydrophobic lenses. It cites the profitability of hydrophobic lenses for the lens manufacturers and the processing laboratories. The slippery property of hydrophobic lenses reportedly presents a challenge to laboratories in securing the lens against slipping during edging to protect axis accuracy and profits. The challenge of securing anti-reflective (AR) coated super hydrophobic lenses during edging is also noted.
ACCESSION #
64369956

 

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