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Optical Laboratory Supplies

Inland is best known for its innovations and ability to provide cost-effective, realistic solutions for production needs.  For example, we were the first company to supply diamond-grinding wheels specifically for polycarbonate lenses.  Inland holds over 50 patents involving breakthroughs in the industry.

Our customers include the largest retail optical chains and the largest wholesale optical laboratories around the world.  We serve companies around the world and have affiliates in Canada and England.

Knowledgeable and friendly sales and customer service staff are dedicated to serving you.  Our hours are 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM EST.

Surfacing / Finishing Equipment

We are the one source for the finest diamond wheels and cutters, no matter which machine you use.  Inland’s diamond wheels are engineered with the most advanced bonding technology today.  They cut quickly, cleanly, and last longer than other wheels.  We make wheels for all of the best known Brand name machines.

We also offer a retruing service.  Retruing restores the original geometry to worn Rough, Hide-A-Bevel/Vee, Hand Edger and Generator Wheels.  Retrued wheels work like new, helping you to extend the life of your wheels.

With our All Material Edging (TM) (AME) Wheels, you can edge any lens with the same 2,3, or 4-wheeled edger you use now.

Our patented Backfeed System(TM) is the most efficient generator wheel available.

Our Lens-Loc(TM) Beveling Wheel provides a beveled edge that fits the frame like a glove.

Our QEII Hand Edger(TM) is solidly built and an indispensable tool in the lab.

Then Otley(TM) is a breakthrough cylinder machine conversion unit, eliminating bearings and other parts that wear.

We provide support supplies such as coolants, defoamers, dressing sticks, lens preparation solutions, AR stripper, heat transfer fluid, pattern blanks and blocking pads.

Dyes, Neutralizers, UV, and Scratch Resistant Coatings

Our Perma Dyes are carefully formulated to exact specification to ensure high quality in a brilliant array of top fashion colors.  Our dyes are biodegradable, safe, and highly fade resistant!

Our innovative Dry Dye, Dry UV and Dry Neutralizer products are specially formulated for acrylic, polycarbonate, CR-39 lenses, without yellowing.

Our UV Clear As Glass (TM) offers protection to 400 nano meters without yellowing.  It brings the beauty and clarity of glass to plastic lenses.

Our ultraviolet V-Shield products offer protection in excess of 530 nano meters for outdoor and medical ophthalmic requirements.