Schott KG1 is a precision optical glass known for its exceptional optical properties and low dispersion.
This borosilicate glass is characterized by its high transmittance in the visible and near-infrared regions, making it ideal for a wide range of optical applications. With its low refractive index and minimal chromatic aberration, KG1 is often utilized in lens systems, prisms, and mirrors to ensure precise light control and minimal distortion. Its excellent thermal and chemical stability further enhance its suitability for use in various environmental conditions and industrial settings. Schott KG1’s outstanding performance and reliability make it a preferred choice for researchers, engineers, and manufacturers working in fields such as microscopy, spectroscopy, laser optics, and astronomy. Its versatility and consistent optical quality make it a valuable component in numerous optical systems, contributing to advancements in various scientific and technological endeavours.
Schott KG1 is used in many of our products including Schott Shortpass Filters.