electro-optical, systems design, manufacturing, and system integration
of precision optical products.
OPTICS 1 is a leading independent optics and optical system design
and manufacturing company. OPTICS 1 provides product development
and assembly resources to our customers; government agencies; as
well as commercial enterprises.
Our Unique Strengths
OPTICS 1, Inc., was founded in 1987 by Robert E. (Bob) Fischer to
focus on precision optical and opto-mechanical
design, engineering, and production. Our business has steadily
grown since 1987, increasing our experience and broadening our capabilities.
From humble beginnings in optical design to today’s presence
as a design and assembly operation covering a broad range of optical
systems and sub-systems, we have grown with our diverse
customer base into a provider of complete systems for today’s
OPTICS 1’s technical staff is well versed in optical design,
the foundation for our customers’ products. Our cumulative
optics background covers expertise in imaging and illumination design,
fabrication with respect for real-world tolerances, design for manufacture,
assembly, and test.
We design products operating from X-ray, through ultraviolet and
visible, to the far infrared portions of the electro-magnetic spectrum.
By combining our optics expertise with our electronics, mechanical
design, software development, and system integration
skills, the OPTICS 1 team has the background and experience to fulfill
your requirements for precision optical product
design and manufacturing.
Collaborative Teams in Key Locations:
OPTICS 1 operates two geographically separate yet collaborative
divisions to serve customers.
While each location has a specific strategic market focus, there
are numerous collaborative efforts where we assign the appropriate
technical talent to best serve our diverse customer base; regardless
of location or market application.
Our Defense Systems Division (DSD), located in Manchester, New
Hampshire, serves the defense, military and homeland security markets.
The customers include the various governmental agencies including
the Department of Defense, as well as other defense contractors
in providing integrated subassemblies and electro-optical systems.
Our success derives from a passion we share for what we are doing
– the work, the technology, and the thriving company we collectively
sustain. This passion drives us to excel, to improve, to win, and
never give up. OPTICS 1 understands, anticipates, and surpasses
the expectations of our customers. We learn from our experiences
and embrace change in our dedication to continuous improvement in
our processes, products, and services. We work with each customer
as a partner, from the initial concept phase through detailed design;
including tradeoffs and optimization, to prototype manufacturing,
and ultimately production, delivery and after-sales support. We
place high importance on the satisfaction of our customers. We work
hard to earn and maintain long term relationships. The long term
partnership is how we distinguish OPTICS 1. It is how we assure
excellence. It is how we are rewarded. And, we believe it is the
only way to win.