What is DLC Coating?

December 6, 2019

A quick overview of DLC coatings.

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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Optical Coatings, but Were Afraid to Ask

September 30, 2019

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Optical Coatings, but Were Afraid to Ask

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North American Coating Laboratories Included on Annual Inc. 5,000 list

August 15, 2019

Inc. Magazine Unveils Its Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000 NORTH AMERICAN COATING LABORATORIES has been included in the 2019 Inc. 5000 With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 77 Percent NEW YORK, August 15, 2019 – Inc. magazine revealed that North American Coating Laboratories will be included on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names…

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Anti-Reflective Coatings

July 10, 2019

An anti-reflective (AR) coating is a type of optical coating applied to the surface of an optical element to reduce surface reflection. In typical optical systems, this improves the efficiency since less light transmission is lost due to reflection. In complex systems the reduction in reflectance also improves the contrast of the image by elimination of stray light. The primary benefit of an AR coating is the elimination of the reflection itself, while promoting the transmission of light waves at intended wavelength ranges. With over 90 years of thin-film design experience on staff, chances are good we can design whatever…

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