Quartz Lens Family

What’s New: UV Fixed Focal Length – UV Quartz Lens Family

Transmission from UV (250nm) to NIR Compact Size Universe is proud to introduce our family of UV quartz lenses for imaging in the 250nm spectrum. The smaller lenses pictured are the UV2528 and UV2528B, 25MM F/2.8 quartz CCTV lenses. They are both C-mountable and will cover up to a 16mm image. The “B” model has […]

UV Converter Lens

What’s New: UV Converter Lens

Universe is now offering a .7x front UV converter lens assembly to fit our 25mm series UV Quartz lenses. This converter mounts to the filter threads of the UV2528 and UV2528B lenses and will give the equivalent of 17.5mm focal length on a 2/3″ maximum detector coverage. Please call to discuss the suitability of this […]

T-mount to nikon f adapter

What’s New: T mount to Nikon F adapter

Universe now offers a T-mount to Nikon F adapter and a Nikon F type camera side (female) bayonet mount.The T adapter will fit all Universe T-mount quartz lenses allowing use on popular DSLR cameras with the Nikon F type lens mount.  The camera side bayonet mount will be of interest to developers and producers of specialty […]

50mm F/3.5 UV Quartz Lens

What’s New: 50mm F/3.5 UV Quartz Lens

Features include: Four Element all quartz optics All aluminum mechanical parts and barrel with rubber grip ring Removable C-Mount adapter reveals a universal T-Mount Transmission from 200 to over 1000nm 35mm Film Format coverage in T configuration 18mm image coverage in C-mount configuration 55mm x 0.75 filter threads Metal threaded lens cap T-mount adapters in […]

UV Filters

What’s New: UV Filters

New line of Ultra Violet Quartz Lenses for imaging in the deep UV spectrum Available from stock in 25, 50, 78, and 105mm focal lengths, these lenses are well suited to forensic investigation and other UV and Infra-red imaging applications. We have designed and manufactured these lenses as a reasonably priced solution to the growing […]

UV0928CM

What’s New: UV0928CM

9mm F/2.8 Ultraviolet Lens with Focus Lock Universe Kogaku America adds to its existing line of Quartz lenses, a new 9mm lens for imaging applications in the Non visible light spectrum. This lens comes with a C-Mount, but can be configured to suit any requirement. Available from stock, in the US, in a wide range […]

UV1228CM

What’s New: UV1228CM

UV1228CM – 12mm F/2.8 Ultraviolet Lens with Iris and Focus Lock Universe Kogaku America adds to its existing line of Quartz lenses, a new 12mm lens for imaging applications in the non-visible light spectrum. Available from stock, in the US, in a wide range of focal lengths, these lenses are well suited to forensic, industrial, […]

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Addressing Camera-Shake Issues

When shopping for a camera with anti-shake technology,look for terms or abbreviations including image stabilization or vibration reduction; learn more at universeoptics.com

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Weighing The Benefits Of CCTV Systems

As a way to safeguard employees and customers, many building owners are looking into the closed circuit television camera system (CCTV) technology; learn more at universeoptics.com

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Ultra Violet Lights Purify Drinking Water

Ultra violet lights can help purify drinking water in both home and business settings because ultra violet is an effective way to kill potentially harmful bacteria, viruses and micro-organisms; learn more at universeoptics.com