End & Edge Polisher

Flat and angled preparation of optical and electronic components

Product Highlights

  • Fully Angle adjustable Quick Release Interface allow for fast and repeatable mounting and demounting
  • Holders available for most components
  • Fast process times
  • Low run-out lap for flat optical polishes

ULTRAPOL End & Edge Polisher has been designed to provide accurate lapping and polishing for most research and industrial applications.

Key to the high quality performance of the unit is the calibration of the polishing base and the advanced angular control provided by the polishing head.

Built-in features such as tachometer, process end-indicator, timer, and head oscillation provide assurance the finest surface production.

The specific workholder for an application is held firmly and repeatably with the system's quick release interface. Standard holders are available for most applications, including:

Capillary/glass ferrule polishing
Planar Waveguide polishing
Bare fiber polishing – flat and angle polishing Integrated optics
Die Cross-sectioning
SEM and TEM sample preparation
IC Wafer and package-level backside preparation
Encapsulated mount polishing

Custom workholders can also be designed to your specific needs.

ULTRAPOL End & Edge Polisher uses 8 inch diameter diamond lapping films which are easily changed for maximized output.


Angular Accuracy 0.1 degrees
Angular Range 0 to 12 degrees
Footprint 22 inches (55 cm) wide x
12 inches (30 cm) deep x
19 Inches (48 cm) high
System Weight 27 kg (60 lbs)
Manufacturer: Ultra Tec