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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)


Path to Production

Concept Studies

COI operates a US-based 25 000 square foot production facility that houses precision optical design fabrication prototype and production   Our core capabilities range from moderate to highly complex lens assemblies  Optical accuracies of one-ten-millionth of an inch are typical of both production and prototype fabrication  Many customers contact COI in ... (Read More)


Optical Mechanical Electrical and Software Design:  With over 40 years of optical design experience COI can draw from a vast library of optical designs and make modifications to meet your specifications Our optical designers use both commercially-available software (such as Code V Zemax and FRED stray-light analysis) and in-house programs to meet ... (Read More)


The most important step in the development of a new product is the conversion from design to an actual working model Our engineering staff works closely with our production department to enable this to happen quickly and accurately COI operates a dedicated prototype facility with the same breadth of fabrication capabilities ... (Read More)


COI has perfected the transfer of manufacturing from prototype to production volumes We offer a full range of production services including:Optical FabricationDiamond TurningThin FilmsCNC MachiningAssemblyTest & MetrologyCOI’s quality systems support our customers’ adherence to cGMP & MILSPEC and we are currently exploring ISO certification as well as other quality standards through ... (Read More)