Willow Grove, PA USA – Evaporated Coatings, Inc. (ECI), a leading provider of thin film optical coatings, announced today the implementation of new automated fiber inspection systems to meet the criteria of International Standard IEC 61300-3-35.

“The automated fiber inspection systems provide digital imaging up to 800X, automatic focus adjustments and extensive analysis capabilities for most fibers,” said ECI’s Vice President of Engineering Operations Jake Fox.

Increasing requirements for laser damage threshold, optical performance, and reliability necessitate an advanced level of both incoming and post process inspection to achieve required quality levels.

“Digital imaging and automation support Evaporated Coatings strategy to consistently meet quality levels, increase yields, and provide rapid turn-around for our fiber customers’ most demanding applications,” said Fox.


Evaporated Coatings, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of thin film optical coatings specializing in innovated and custom designed solutions for glass, plastics, molded polymers optics, fiber optic devices, metal, semiconductors, and crystals. Designs include Optical Filters, High Power AR, HR Laser Mirrors, Ultra Low Anti-Reflection, Enhanced Mirrors, Beamsplitters, Transparent Conductive Coatings, LWP and SWP Filters, Antistatic, Attenuation, and custom designs of all types. Located in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, Evaporated Coatings, Inc. is a privately held company.

For additional information about ECI, visit the company website at https://evaporatedcoatings.com.

For more information please contact:

Karen Farrell
Senior Sales Engineer
Evaporated Coatings, Inc.
2365 Maryland Road
Willow Grove, PA 19090
Phone: 215-659-3080
Fax: 215-659-1275