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VIEW-IT Infrared Laser Detector Kit

15 August 2023 -- Chelmsford, UK -- LASER COMPONENTS, a global leader in photonics and optoelectronics, is excited to unveil the innovative VIEW-IT Infrared Laser Detector Kit, featuring the revolutionary Pocket Card and Wand Detectors. This cutting-edge kit marks a significant advancement in laser detection technology, offering professionals a comprehensive solution for accurate and efficient detection of infrared (IR) laser emissions.
The VIEW-IT Infrared Laser Detector Kit is engineered to meet the demands of various industries, including industrial manufacturing, research and safety. The kit's standout features include the Pocket Card Detector, a compact and portable card that changes colour upon exposure to IR laser radiation, allowing instant visual assessment of potential hazards. Complementing the Pocket Card is the Wand Detector, designed for pinpoint laser detection in specific areas. This combination empowers users to swiftly identify potential laser risks and take appropriate precautions, enhancing workplace safety and operational efficiency.

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LASER COMPONENTS UK Ltd was founded in 1993. Since then the business has continued to grow and offer a high quality service. In August 1999, a new managing director, Chris Varney, was appointed. At the same time the business moved premises, and changed its contact details. Already the benefits have been felt with significant increase in business and further growth is being planned.
Quality remains our highest priority. Delivering high quality goods to our customer is maintained through a number of quality checks and together with our partner suppliers we continuously improve our systems and practices to meet the increasing demands on our business.