The EBC 1400 is SCHNEIDER’s compact coating solution for mass manufacturing and large Rx-labs. State-of-the-art process technology combined with proven components guarantee shortest process times and make the EBC 1400 a powerful and reliable batch coating system.

The EBC 1400 is equipped with magnetic levitated turbomolecular pumps which enable significant energy savings. Its high performance EBG system and crucible configuration provide full evaporation material flexibility – whether on a segmented dome or a flip-over system. Layer properties are optimized with Ion Assisted Deposition using Argon or Oxygen to guarantee best process qualities for organic or glass lenses. With the optimized design of the vacuum chamber and protection shields, cleaning cycles are shortened and minimized, resulting in less downtime during production.

Technical Data


pre-vacuum: 280 m3/h
high-vacuum: 2 x 4200 l/s

ion source

40 – 300 V and up to 3.5 A (1000 W)
2 gases (O2 and Ar)


8 kV / 500 mA / 12 pockets

substrate heater

up to 200°C (8000 W)


6 MHz dual head


Meissner-trap with cryo-cooler
top heater for glass lenses
flip-over system

power consumption

30 kVA avg.

machine weight

approx. 5500 kg (12126 lb.)

dimensions (width x depth x height)

approx. 2741 x 1700 x 2570 mm (108 x 67 x 102 inches)

capacity 5 segment/dome - depending on lens diameter

Ø 60 mm – 320 lenses
Ø 65 mm – 270 lenses
Ø 70 mm – 240 lenses
Ø 75 mm – 210 lenses
Ø 80 mm – 180 lenses

All data subject to change without notice. Please verify details with SCHNEIDER.


  EBC 1400
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