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Knight Optical’s metrology laboratory is now available for hire

Date Announced: 24 May 2018

The best and most accurate of metrology equipment can be expensive and take up a lot of room. Knight Optical has opened up it’s metrology laboratory for the testing of your optical components to the most accurate test results and performed by our highly skilled metrology technicians.

Whilst Knight Optical test every order that despatches through our doors, we are also able to verify a specification or to find out that the products you have produced are to specification at a fraction of the cost of purchasing the equipment yourself. Costs are competitive, and we are happy to test one-offs to larger batch quantities, so contact us for a quote today to see what we can offer to you.

Our Metrology Laboratory is kitted out with the latest equipment including:

  • X2 Varian Cary 5000 Spectrophotometers; one including an Agilent UMA attachment for 360 degree testing of components and optical coatings
  • Varian Cary 660 FTIR Spectrophotometer
  • ZYGO Verifire XPZ Interferometer System & Radius Slide
  • FISBA Interferometer
  • TriOptics PrismMaster
  • TriOptics Optispheric with Wavesensor Reflex
  • Starrett AV300 Video Imaging System

Each piece of equipment allows for specifications such as dimensions, radius of curvature, flatness and many others to be tested to the greatest of accuracy to ensure that you have products that are to their exact specifications. To find out more about what we can test and the services we can offer to you, visit http://www.knightoptical.com/service/hire-of-metrology-laboratory/

If you would like to find out more regarding our host of metrology equipment and what the machine capabilities are visit http://www.knightoptical.com/quality/metrology

Alternatively you can contact our highly technical sales team who can assist with more information or a quote on +44 1622 859 444 (UK, Europe & ROW) +1 401 583 7846 or email info@knightoptical.com.

Let Knight Optical Bring Quality into Focus.


Knight Optical (UK) Ltd
Roebuck Business Park
Kent, ME17 1AB
Telephone: +44 (0)1622 859444
Fax: +44 (0)1622 859555
Knight Optical (USA) LLC
1130 Ten Rod Road
Suite D102
North Kingstown
Rhode Island 02852
Telephone: (001)401-583-7846
Fax: (001) 401-583-7851

E-mail: usasales@knightoptical.com

Web Site: https://www.knightoptical.com

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