Life on Board: What Optical Components Are Used on Warships?

27th Jul 2020 at 8:09 am

Modern-day warships, vessels and naval technology employ a host of high-specification components to ensure optimum performance across the navy’s equipment and provide first-class safety for its personnel.

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Optics in aerospace industry
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How Are UV Optical Components Used for Sterilisation?

17th Jun 2020 at 7:32 am

At a time when sterilisation, hygiene and disinfection has never been more critical, Knight Optical – the leading supplier of on-spec, metrology-tested, premium-quality optical components – explores how the ultraviolet (UV) end of the spectrum is helping with sterilisation

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Optical Components That Are Used Within the Manufacturing Sector

27th May 2020 at 8:02 am

Optical components and manufacturing have long gone hand-in-hand, and in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic and with the Government’s attempt to push the sector in a bid to save the UK economy from a potential downfall

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A message from our CEO Colin Overton

18th May 2020 at 7:51 am

I am delighted that Knight Optical will be operating in earnest once again from our Kent-based headquarters as well as our US offices.

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Knight Optical Re-Opens Its Doors Following COVID-19 Closure

15th May 2020 at 7:49 am

Following this week’s announcement from our Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, Knight Optical – the leading supplier of premium-quality, metrology-tested optical components – will be opening its doors again from 15th May

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How Optical Components are Helping to Feed the Nation

28th Apr 2020 at 7:43 am

At a time when food is in-demand more than ever before, Knight Optical – the leading supplier of on-spec, metrology-tested premium-quality optical components – looks at how optics are used across the world in food supply

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Knight Optical and the Dawn of the Domes

19th Apr 2020 at 3:05 pm

Optical Domes are ubiquitous. You’re certainly never too far from a technical device that makes use of the curved, sturdy component, and as a trusted protective solution, it’s easy to see why they are specified across a range of industries.

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Optical Components on Track for a Future of Fitness

25th Mar 2020 at 9:17 am

Whether it’s housebound gentle activity, a quick 15-minute walk around the block or a late afternoon run in the early spring sunshine (all following Governmental social distancing guidelines, of course); consumers are all starting to appreciate the great outdoors that little bit more.

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