Leverage Our Polygonal Scanning Expertise for Your Ultra-High-Speed Application

  • Leader in precise, ultra-fast, polygon-based laser beam delivery systems for over 40 years

  • ISO 9001:2015 registered facility for polygonal scanner design, manufacturing, and sales processes

  • In-house diamond turning, optical fabrication (lapping and polishing), thin-film optical coating, electroless nickel plating, and precision assembly and testing capabilities

  • Advanced bearing and spindle designs enable polygonal mirror rotational speeds up to 55,000 rpm and scan rates exceeding 100kHz

  • AC hysteresis synchronous and brushless DC motors coupled with a family of multispeed motor servos provide superior performance and reliability

Products and Performance

Motor Polygon Assemblies

Product

P1AB

SA24C

SA24

PHCAB

Highlights

Compact, High Speed

Compact, Mid-to-High Speed

Compact, Mid-to-High Speed

High-Capacity, Low-to-High Speed Range

Min Speed (RPM)

10,000

6,000

8,000

0

Max Speed (RPM)

28,000

24,000

55,000

30,000

Mirror Size (thk x Dia) Max In.

0.30 X 1.80

0.40 X 3.00

0.40 X 3.00

1.00 X 5.00

Bearing Type

Aerodynamic

Aerodynamic

Aerodynamic

Aerostatic

Dynamic Track (Arc Sec.)

≤40

≤20

≤10

≤10

Speed Stability, Typ. (speed and load dependent)

< 0.05%

< 0.02%

< 0.02%

< 0.02%

Housing Design

Cantilevered

Cantilevered

Captured

Cantilevered

Encoder Option

No

No

No

Yes

Datasheets and Outline Drawings P1AB Outline Drawing | SA24C Outline Drawing | SA24 Outline Drawing | PHCAB Outline Drawing
Product

P1BB

SB5C

SB12

XLIM

Highlights

Compact, Low Speed

Compact, Low Speed

Compact, Low Speed

Compact,  Low-to-Mid Speed

Min Speed (RPM)

300

300

300

300

Max Speed (RPM)

10,000

15,000

15,000

20,000

Mirror Size (thk x Dia) Max In.

1.00 X 3.00

1.00 X 3.00

0.40 x 3.00

0.75 X 2.84

Bearing Type

Ball Bearing

Ball Bearing

Ball Bearing

Ball Bearing

Dynamic Track (Arc Sec.)

≤40

≤20

≤10

≤10

Speed Stability, Typ. (speed and load dependent)

< 0.05%

< 0.02%

< 0.02%

< 0.02%

Housing Design

Cantilevered

Cantilevered

Captured

Captured

Encoder Option

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Datasheets and Outline Drawings P1BB Outline Drawing | SB5C Outline Drawing | SB5 Outline Drawing | XLIM Outline Drawing
Product

XL

XLOB-5

XLOB-6

XLOB-6.5

Highlights

Large Mirror Capacity, Low-to-Mid Speed

Min Speed (RPM)

300

300

300

300

Max Speed (RPM)

12,000

15,000

15,000

15,000

Mirror Size (thk x Dia) Max In.

1.25 X 3.27

1.25 X 5.00

1.25 X 6.00

1.25 X 6.50

Bearing Type

Ball Bearing

Ball Bearing

Ball Bearing

Ball Bearing

Dynamic Track (Arc Sec.)

≤20

≤10

≤10

≤10

Speed Stability, Typ. (speed and load dependent)

< 0.02%

< 0.02%

< 0.02%

< 0.02%

Housing Design

Cantilevered

Captured

Captured

Captured

Encoder Option

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Datasheets and Outline Drawings XL Outline Drawing | XLOB-5 Outline Drawing | XLOB-6 Outline Drawing | XLOB-6.5 Outline Drawing
Products

Lincoln POLYtek™ Polygonal Scan Head

Highlights

Designed for ultra-high-speed, single-axis scanning on moving targets

Wavelength Options

355 nm, 532 nm, 1064 nm, 10.6 μm

Scan Rate

150 – 800 lines/s (Standard)
0 – 1600 lines/s (Optional)

Scan Speed 1

48 – 256 m/s (Standard)
0 – 512 m/s (Optional)

Input Beam Size

15 mm (Max.)

Line Placement Repeatability 2 – Y Axis

±48 μrad

Optimal Laser Pixel Placement Repeatability X Axis

±48 μrad

Output Scan Angle 3

±16° (Typical)

Operating Temperature

15 °C ±10 °C

Start of Scan Sensor

Yes

CDA Purge Port

Yes

Input Power 4

120 VAC, to controller

Control Card

Included, with software interface

Data Cable Length

25 ft. (7.62m) Max

Y- Axis Galvanometer

Optional

Galvanometer Analog Communication

±10 V

Dimensions (excluding handles and scan lens)

10 in x 10.88 in x 11.43 in
(254 mm x 276 mm x 290 mm)

Datasheets Lincoln POLYtek™ Series
Notes

1) Calculated based on the scan rate and the use of an f-theta lens of 255 mm EFL
2) Further improved with the “wobble correction” feature and optional Y-Axis galvanometer (after calibration) to ±16 μrad
3) Larger scan angle with input beam diameter less than 15 mm
4) Requires ±15 VDC (7 Amps. Max), 5 VDC, and 24 VDC input power to the scan head

Product

SOS-BB10

SOS-AB30

SOS-SA24C

Highlights

Complete scanner: mirror, motor, and controller

  • Compact
  • Low-Speed
  • Driver Included

Complete scanner: mirror, motor, and controller

  • Compact
  • High-Speed
  • Driver Included

Complete scanner: mirror, motor, and controller

  • Compact
  • Mid-to-High-Speed
  • Driver Included
Speed Min. (RPM)

1000

21,000

6000

Speed Max. (RPM)

10,000

30,000

24,000

Mirror Size Thk x Dia (max in.)

0.394" X 1.810"

0.300" X 1.810"

0.250" X 2.450"

Bearing Type

Ball Bearing

Aerodynamic

Aerodynamic

Dynamic Track (Arc. Sec.)

≤40

≤40

≤40

Reflectivity

88% @ 633nm

88% @ 633nm

88% @ 633nm

Housing Design

Cantilevered

Cantilevered

Cantilevered

Velocity Stability, Typ. (speed dependent)

< 0.05%

< 0.05%

< 0.02%

Encoder Option

No

No

No

Controller (servo)

P1-VC

P1-CTRL

BMC-3.4

Control Type

Voltage

Phase-Locked Loop

Phase-Locked Loop

"We deliver exemplary customer service, building and maintaining customer relationships through prompt and efficient communication."

Beverly McGrath
Account Manager- Lincoln Polygon Products

Lincoln polygon scanning products are renowned for their superior performance and unparalleled reliability. Our Motor Polygon Assemblies (MPA’s) serve a diverse range of applications from scanning laser ophthalmoscopy and optical inspection, to semiconductor wafer inspection and LiDAR. The dedicated Lincoln polygon staff located in our Phoenix facility are ready to assist you in developing optimized solutions to fulfill your complex ultra-fast scanning requirements.