PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwire - April 6, 2011) - Meller Optics, Inc. stocks a full line of optical polishing pitch that is contaminant-free, made from all-natural wood resin, and is ready to use without screening, filtering, or mixing additives.

Gugolz Polishing Pitch from Meller is ready to use by simply slicing the amount required, melting, and pouring onto the lap without the need for screening, filtering, or mixing additives. Made from all-natural wood resin rather than petroleum byproducts, this optical pitch comes in five grades from very-soft to very-hard with melting points from 52°C to 87°C.

Ideal for blocking, lapping, and optical polishing applications, Gugolz Polishing Pitch from Meller helps prevent contamination of the polishing media and substrates because it is all-natural wood resin. All hardness grades of this optical pitch are fully compatible to allow users to achieve their own grade of hardness.

Meller's Gugolz Polishing Pitch is priced at $27.00 per kg. container; 4 container minimum order and is available online at

About Meller Optics, Inc.

Founded in 1921, Meller Optics has been providing high quality optics to defense, medical, laser, and industrial markets for 90 years now. Specializing in the grinding and polishing of hard, durable materials such as sapphire and ruby, the company has also developed high-speed, low-cost finishing processes for a variety of laser glasses, fused silica, zinc selenide, germanium, silicon, fluorides, and ceramic materials. Configurations include windows, substrates, lenses, domes, and prisms. Meller Optics is ISO 9001:2008 certified and in addition to providing standard, off-the-shelf products, they custom fabricate components that meet exacting specifications from delicate, difficult to work with optical materials. They also supply quality Microlux Alumina polishing abrasives and Gugolz optical polishing pitch.

Contact Information:

For more information contact:

Meller Optics, Inc.
Steve Lydon
120 Corliss St. / P.O. Box 6001
Providence, RI 02940
(800) 821-0180
FAX (401) 331-0519