Patent Number: 6,298,277

Title: System for making an optical glass from a blank

Abstract: The system including a device (2) for applying an adapter (11) to a blank (1) for transferring it into and mounting it in a trimming device (3) controlled in accordance with trimming information. The system includes a device for acquiring the characteristics of a lens to be made, a device (10) for supporting the blank (1) in the device (2) for applying the adapter, devices (14, 15) for emitting/receiving radiation for analyzing the blank a device (4, 16) for acquiring the characteristics of the blank by analyzing a signal delivered by the emitting/receiving devices (14, 15) and a device (4) for determining blank trimming information for controlling the trimming device (3).

Inventors: Videcoq; Jean-Jacques Bernard Joseph (Pavilly, FR)

Assignee: Briot International

International Classification: B24B 13/00 (20060101); B24B 13/005 (20060101); B24B 13/06 (20060101); B24B 51/00 (20060101); B24B 9/14 (20060101); B24B 9/06 (20060101); G06F 019/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018