Short wavelengths can pass through a shortpass filter, while long wavelengths are blocked. Typically, the slope at the transition between pass band and blocking range of a longpass filter is much steeper than the slope of a shortpass filter.


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  • Absorption of IR radiation (heat protection filter) with high transmission in the VIS spectrum



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For smaller quantities of polished optical filters in standard dimensions or your customer-specific geometries, our partner

Edmund Optics

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