Home Products Precision Optics Projection Display Components ColorWheel™ COLOR WHEEL™ FOR SUPERIOR COLOR, QUALITY AND BRIGHTNESS For projected images with the best color quality, superior resolution & high brightness! One of our flexible ColorWheels™ will enhance your digital projection, lighting & instrumentation applications. CONTACT US! We are the world’s largest manufacturer of color wheels. THE MATERION ADVANTAGE All designs in our family of ColorWheels™ - MagWheel, RobustWheel, SilentWheel™, SilentWheel DB, Ultra Mini Wheel DB and WhisperWheel™ - are optimized to meet the customer's needs in terms of best motor type, speed, size & cost. Very low noise characteristics and increased shelf life Stable colors from sputter deposition coating ensure the best quality color in projected images Small size ColorWheels™ meet the requirements of the new family of ultra portable DLP™ brand projectors Individual precision balancing Integrated pre-assembled flexible cables Patented sputtering technology for highest filter performance UNIQUE PROPERTIES SilentWheel™ - Combines the advantages of our proven ColorWheel™ with newly developed air bearing motor technology for sequential color management in multimedia projection systems such as DLPR. Life expectancy far beyond existing technologies due to non-contact bearing structures Lowest sound levels for applications that require minimal sound Lowest vibration for quality and durability High flexibility for customization WhisperWheel™ - The motor technology of our SilentWheel™, designed for high-end projector display applications which require extremely quiet/smooth/longtime continuous stable running. Lowest sound levels Lowest vibration by dual plane balancing Variety of configurations for broad range of applications RobustWheel™ - Newly developed Hall sensor motor technology. Designed to solve the problem of photo sensors reacting to a dusty environment and shutting down the timing index sytem. Electromagnetic sensors not affected by dust Lower system cost by removing original IR Time Index Sensorand building sensor within the color wheel High reliability Materion ColorWheels™ offer a high degree of flexibility that allows specially configured designs that can be customized for: diameter, number of filter segments, motor speed, timing index mark, expert spectral tuning, and high transmission.