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Schneider Kreuznach

Jos. Schneider Optische Werke GmbH is a worldwide recognised manufacturer of high-performance lenses and filters as well as optical and mechanical components for industrial applications. The parent company is located in Bad Kreuznach/Germany with subsidiaries in Germany, Asia and the US.

More than 100 years of experience in optical design and manufacturing combined with modern production processes enable Schneider Kreuznach to offer top-quality products. Furthermore the competent expert consultation and support contribute to its customer's success.

The core competences of Schneider Kreuznach are:

  • Optical and mechanical design
  • Modern optical manufacturing incl. aspherical and cylindrical optics
  • Precision engineering
  • Application know-how
  • Hard filter coatings

With excellent optical and mechanical properties, Schneider Kreuznach products perfectly suit industrial demands.

The standard product range includes:

  • C-mount lenses for 1/1.8" to 1.3" sensor size (compact, anti-shading, high aperture)
  • Unifoc lens system (V-mount, macro)
  • Lenses for large sensors (Xenon-Sapphire, Xenon-Emerald)
  • HT industrial filters (bandpass, longpass, shortpass, UV-IR cut)
  • Standard filters (polarisers, ND, Colour)
  • LED illumination (Ultra LED)
Schneider Xenon-Jade

Ultra-high resolution lens series for 25 MP cameras with a chip size of 1.2" and optimised for Sony Pregius S - Generation 4 image sensors

Schneider Kreuznach 1 mm Optical Filters

1 mm thin optical filters for optical sensitive applications. Available as longpass, shortpass, bandpass and narrow pass, as well as UV/IR cut and protection filters.

Schneider 1.1” Xenon-Opal

C-mount lens designed to operate with 12 MP cameras and 1.1" sensors

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New robust lens for 1.1" sensors down to 3 μm pixel size


The Schneider-Kreuznach Xenon-Opal 2.8/12 compact lens can be used with 12 MP resolution 1.1” sensors such as the IMX253 and IMX304 with pixels down to 3 μm. The maximum chief ray angle of 6° causes close to zero shading on the sensor.

Reliable packaging of medicinally active ingredients


Sophisticated technology for the pharmaceutical industry and the construction of machines in this sector are among the core competences of Harro Höfliger. Machine vision systems ensure reliable quality inspections at several points in a new plant for the packaging of painkillers.

New Schneider Kreuznach filter kits and windows


The new Schneider Kreuznach filter kits offer the perfect selection of filter types for prototyping lens systems in machine vision applications. The German lens experts also launch a new window, designed to be used from 350 nm to 110 nm as protective window in many industrial and surveillance applications.

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