Engineering & Manufacturing
Established almost 30 years, Knight Optical is a world-leading name in precision optical components used in cutting edge optics-based engineering and manufacturing systems such as lasers, sensors, machine vision and metrology instruments.
Optical solutions used in engineering and manufacturing production and control play a vital role in ensuring quality, safety and longevity. Equipment must be robust and reliable to the highest degree, and the same goes for its optical components.
Knight Optical offers globally renowned expertise in the custom development of sophisticated optical solutions, created to meet precise specifications. This we know is incredibly important in a sector where accuracy counts for everything.
Optics currently ordered:
- Sapphire Windows
- Colour Glass Longpass Filters
- UV Fused Silica Windows
- Aspheric Lenses
- Plane Front Surface Mirrors
- Toughened Windows
Meeting Engineering & Manufacturing Application Challenges
Engineering and manufacturing applications are challenged in many ways. Whether it is the harsh environmental conditions in which they are used, or the nature of the application itself, the importance of ensuring the reliability and robustness of equipment and all its components cannot be over-emphasised.
With such reliance on optical component performance and accuracy, and where even the smallest variation from specification could have significant implications, there is a need for exceptional technical expertise and the very best, state-of-the-art metrology capabilities. These are all guaranteed by Knight Optical.
Our metrology laboratory and the experts who staff it are renowned throughout the industry for their ability to take optical testing and quality control to unsurpassed levels of pinpoint accuracy, ensuring all components are designed and manufactured strictly in line with specification, and with quality standards.
Knight Optical is accredited to ISO9001:2015 and ISO14001:2015 UKAS and compliant with BS4301-1991 and MIL-PRF-13830B.
Your Partners in Innovation
We work closely with many leading names in the engineering and manufacturing sector, assisting in the development of innovative processing, testing and analysis systems based on optical technologies. From consultation, design and prototyping to production and testing, Knight Optical has the expertise you need to help take your ideas to market.
Our multilingual sales team and experienced technical experts are ready to assist you by sharing their extensive knowledge in the field of optical system components for the engineering and manufacturing sector. Customisation is our strength, and we are known for our work with the likes of UV fused silica and sapphire windows, longpass colour glass filters, enhanced aluminium mirrors and aspheric lenses, all widely used in manufacturing systems.
We value long-term customer relationships, and we invite you to contact us to discuss your individual requirements.
Please contact our technical sales team to discuss your project and to get a quote.
- Window Capabilities
- Sapphire Window Capabilities
- Aspheric Lens Capabilities
- Colour Glass Filter Capabilities
- Long Pass Filter Capabilities
- Mirror Capabilities
Whatever your project we will be happy to be involved; call our technical advisors for advice or submit your drawings here for a full quote within 48 hours.