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Edmund Optics

Edmund Optics® - More Optics. More Technology. More Service.

Edmund Optics® has been a leading supplier of optics, imaging products and optical components to industry since 1942, designing and manufacturing a wide array of multi-element lenses, lens coatings, imaging systems, and opto-mechanical equipment. With a portfolio of over 27.200 products, EO has the world’s largest inventory of optical components for immediate delivery and offers products, standard or customized, small quantities or large volume, for various industries. With a global team of experts in optical design and manufacturing EO is ready to take your next project from design to prototype to volume production.

Find out what benefits you when partnering with Edmund Optics!


  • We process & ship 95% of orders the same day
  • We have more than 70 years of experience
  • We ranked preferred supplier of optical components for the past 8 years (Readex Research Survey)

 Capabilities & Service

  • Global optical manufacturing
  • Free global technical support, applications engineering, over 42.000 technical downloads, and design assistance, online chat – available in 7 languages
  • Over 27.200 unique optical components available for next day delivery
  • Customizing – We make it!
  • Volume discounts


  • Precision optics, manufactured to exact specifications tested by our advanced team of metrology experts
  • ISO 9001 Certified & MIL-SPEC quality systems
  • Complete testing & metrology services

 Global Sales, Design & Manufacturing

With over 193.000 sq. ft. (17.900 m2) of manufacturing space and two world-class design centers, Edmund Optics® is ready to take your next project from design to prototype to volume production. Our Global Network of sales and manufacturing subsidiaries includes locations in the US, UK, Germany, France, Finland, Singapore, China, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan.

Led by a staff of skilled optical engineers and scientists, EO is application focused and pursues new ways to implement optical technology, enabling advancements in the various industries. EO’s precision optical components improve efficiencies & yields and are used in applications such as test & measurement, quality assurance applications, the automation of manufacturing process, cutting-edge research, and more.

Our Products - You Need It, We Have it!

More than 27.200 products on stock for immediate delivery plus extensive capability to offer modified stock optics quickly. About 20.000 stock components can be modified starting with 2 weeks delivery time only. Or we manufacture your product according to your design! Contact us today!


Optical Lenses • Optical Mirrors • Windows or Diffusers • Optical Filters • Polarizers • Prisms • Beamsplitters • Diffraction Gratings • Optics Assemblies • Fiber Optics • Infrared Optics • Ultraviolet Optics • Laser Optics


Imaging Lenses • Cameras • Illumination • Mounting Accessories •Test Targets • Imaging Filters •Imaging Systems • Imaging Electronics • C-Mount or T-Mount Components • Relay Lenses


Amplifiers • Detector Components •Detector Modules • ElectroOptics Accessories • Laser Power Meters • Position Detection • Active Optical Components


LED Illumination • Fiber Optic • Illumination • Fluorescent • Illumination • Specialty Illumination • Illumination Accessories


Modular Mounting Components • Optical Breadboard Components or Laboratory Tables • Optical Mounts or Plates • Translation Stages or Slides • Apertures • Optical Cage System


Laser Mechanics • Gas Lasers • Laser Diode Systems • Fiber-Coupled Lasers • Laser Diode Modules • Laser Optics • Laser Measurement and Electronics • Laser Safety

Also look for our TECHSPEC® products - „Certified Edmund Quality“ TECHSPEC® components are designed, specified or manufactured by Edmund Optics. Our objective is to offer the finest quality precision components, optics and systems available to meet the service requirements and the expectations of our customers.

Global Addresses

Edmund Optics GmbH
Zur Giesserei 8
76227 Karlsruhe, Germany
Phone: +49 (0)721 6273730
Fax: +49 (0)721 6273750

Edmund Optics Ltd

Unit 1
Opus Avenue, Nether Poppleton
York, YO26 6BL, United Kingdom 
Phone: +44 (0)1904 788 600 
Fax: +44 (0)1904 788 610

Edmund Optics
101 E. Gloucester Pike
United States
Tel: +1 856 573 6250
Fax: +1 856 573 6295
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