News and Events

Buying Products from Other Manufacturers is more Expensive than American Photonics

Posted by Ana Walters on

When it comes to infrared laser optics, American Photonics has marked a solid reputation itself for designing and manufacturing top-quality solutions for all industry segments. Though we also offer other things, our core business is producing CO2 laser optics, including CO2 engraving cutting lens and CO2 laser mirrors for high power, low power distributors, as well as Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM). Buying products from other manufacturers are way expensive. American Photonics’ USP is providing cost-effective replacement options for laser equipment offered by OEMs. How we are Cost-Effective American Photonics manufactures CO2infrared optics using Computerized Numerical Control or CNC! We are...

Read more →

Suppliers around the world are increasing prices due to the impact of the Corona virus

Posted by Ana Walters on

March 12, 2020 Re: Coronavirus Concerns Greetings from American Photonics, I would like to take a moment and ease your concerns regarding the negative impact coronavirus has caused on suppliers across the globe. American Photonics would like to inform you that our stock levels are high and any replacement parts (laser optics) you may need can be shipped out immediately.  Our quality and customer service exceed overseas suppliers with costs usually below our counterparts. Our catalog includes over 5000-part numbers within the following categories: lens, protective window, nozzles, packaging and accessories. Additionally, our replacement parts work with Amada®, Mitsubishi®, Trumpf®...

Read more →

Co2 Laser Lens - American Photonics - Competitive Advantage

Posted by Ana Walters on

American Photonics has the best Co2 Laser Lens in the market.  Check the Picture to compare American Photonics tolerance with our main competitors: Guaranteed Absorption < 0.15%  Specifications Standards APC II-VI Effective Focal Length (EFL) Tolerance ±2% ±1% ±2% Dimensional Tolerance Diameter: +0.000”-0.005” +0/-.004" +0/-.005"   Thickness: ±0.010” ±0.002" ±0.010" Edge Thickness Variation (ETV) <= 0.002” <=0.0002" TENTHS <=0.002" THOUSANDTHS Clear Aperture (polished) 90% of diameter 90% 90% Surface Figure at 0.63µm Varies depending upon radius λ/5 @ 632.8µm VARIES BY RADIUS Scratch-Dig 20-10 <=20-10 20-10 AR Coating Reflectivity per Surface at 10.6µm <= 0.20% <0.1% 0.1%

Read more →

Company Profile - Light

Posted by Ana Walters on

American Photonics - 100% manufactured in USA - Company profile light

Read more →

Company Profile - Complete

Posted by Ana Walters on

American Photonics Company profile  - Executive Summary

Read more →