Vibration-damping for laboratory procedures and optical research provide flat, stiff, highly damped surfaces with high natural frequencies. The tables come in sizes up to 6 X 20 ft and in thicknesses up to 36 in. They are Class 100 Clean-room compatible, with Class 10 available as an option. Standard tabletops have a ferromagnetic stainless-steel top skin, a carbon-steel bottom skin, and a proprietary epoxy-bonded honeycomb core featuring the special Spillpruf design, where entire rows of mounting holes are sealed to protect the core from accidental spills and to ease cleanup.

Kinetic Systems Inc., 20 Arboretum Rd., Boston, MA 02131, (617) 522-8700,