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Computer Optics Inks deal with Clear Align... (Read More)

The Indestructable Lens

COI has manufactured the indestructible lens; a simple, fixed-focus C-mount lens cased in metal, designed to survive almost any attack on it.... (Read More)

Zooming In On Perfection

Since 1986, Computer Optics has been concentrating on vertically integrated custom solutions in lens technology. Our deep history and expertise in zoom lens development laid the foundation for our work across a large spectrum of industries.... (Read More)



Optical Fabricaton

With over 26 years of experience   The standard specifications of our optical fabrication facility are as follows:Optical Fabrication and PolishingAll common & uncommon glass materials (From BK7 LaSFN SiO2 etc to Sapphire & Silicon)Additionally can generate and polish ceramics & crystalsScratch-Dig: Common 20-10 Best 10-5Surface Quality to 5 AngstromsSurface Figure ... (Read More)

Thin Films

COI offers extensive coating capabilities for optical components and systems operating throughout ultraviolet visible and infrared ranges Thin Films: EquipmentDesign:Thin Films design software Production:Tecport Symphony 9 Chamber* 52” box coater with diffusion pump & poly cold* Physical vapor deposition (PVD) with Ion-Assist (IAD)* Employs both optical & crystal monitoring* 6-pocket 25cc ... (Read More)

Optical Metrology

At Computer Optics we have literally hundreds of stock glass tooling called “testplates” that allow optical designers to save both time and money Each radius in our testplate library comes complete with the testplate used for accurately measuring the radius as well as the various grinders polishing hubs and other tooling ... (Read More)


Our assembly and test department features a laminar flow clean area where all optics are handled with the utmost care and assembled to current techniques In our department we assemble simple lens barrels to complex zoom lenses Once assembled we generally carry out a mutually agreed upon acceptance test plan in ... (Read More)

Machine Shop

COI has provided the highest quality manufacturing and machining services since 1985  Our machine shop features an arsenal of equipment to manage the high volume demands of today’s market including:MoriSeiki – CNC Lathe with 14 Quicktool ChangerPrototrack Milling CenterConventional Bridgeports& turning centersThree grinding spindlesTwo axis Hitachi Seiki CNC turning center (2/10 ... (Read More)