Evaporated Metal Films (EMF)

Large Format and High Volume Optical Coatings

Since 1936, EMF has continually expanded and refined its capabilities to deliver precision optical coatings solutions. Their commitment to continuous improvement and superior customer service makes them a premier partner for custom, hard to find or difficult to manufacture optical coatings.

EMF today offers an innovative portfolio of precision custom and high-volume optical coating solutions for automotive, defense, consumer electronics, dentistry, astronomy, utilities, lighting and entertainment.

  • First company in the US to offer optical thin film coatings
  • 26 vacuum coating chambers
  • 40 million in2 of optical coating capacity
  • Large format optics up to 108” in diameter and 5,000 lbs
  • Coatings on glass, metals, ceramics, plastics, and IR optics such as Germanium, Zinc Sulfide, Zinc Selenide, and Chalcogenides

  • 99% on-time delivery
  • 99% product quality
  • 48-hr available turnaround
  • Same day service capability
  • Industry-leading technical and applications engineering support
  • Zero wait through chamber reservation system

  • Aircraft and automotive Head-Up Displays (HUDs)
  • Automotive components
  • Satellite communications
  • Protective face shields
  • Display systems and components (oleophobic and hydrophobic coatings)
  • Power cell components
  • Flight simulators
  • Solar concentrators
  • Telescope mirrors
  • Entertainment and stage lighting
  • Architectural displays

Paul Schulz, President

John Vakiner, Director of Operations and Engineering

Frank Minich, Business Development Manager, Infrared Optics

Michelle Henderson, Sales Manager

John McCartney, Sales Engineer

ITAR Certified - International Traffic in Arms Regulations
ITAR Certified
ISO 9001:2015 Certified
ISO 9001:2015

SPIE - International Society for Optics and Photonics
Photonics Buyers Guide
Photonics Buyers’ Guide

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