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Addoptics: Who Are We?

We are Addoptics, a Rotterdam based optical component manufacturing company specialising in complex optical design production. Our process is a first of its kind, and something we are very proud of.  But how did Addoptics start? Our co-founders Joris Biskop and Lucas...

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Traditional Manufacturing vs. Digital Manufacturing

Traditional Manufacturing: What is it? The traditional way of manufacturing optics is known as injection moulding. This is a process that uses a special machine which three parts: the injection unit, the mould and the clamp. Molten plastic is injected into an aspheric...

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Custom Optics: From Prototyping to Series Production

Addoptics Manufacturing - Then and Now We have always valued our fast lead times, cost-effectiveness, and ability to create complex, custom optics. However, there was something missing. We decided to work towards being able to offer series production to our customers,...

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OEM optics: Custom optics for OEMs

It can be hard to source custom optics for your products. There are many different OEMs, factories, and manufacturing methods. In this article, we will take a closer look at how Addoptics can help you with custom optics for OEMs. OEM optics vs third-party vendors An...

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