Company Profile

Signet Armorlite has been supporting the optical industry for over 70 years. The headquarters and lens technology center, Signetek, are located in Carlsbad, California. Glass lenses and molds are designed and produced at Crossbows Optical, a wholly owned subsidiary located in Northern Ireland. Signet Armorlite holds the worldwide distribution license for KODAK Lenses and is an Authorized Distributor for 3M Optical Supplies in North America.

Your Visual Technology Lab

Signetek incorporates the experience of 60+ years in lens manufacturing by its parent company, Signet Armorlite, plus all the advantages of an industry newcomer:
• Brand-new and made-to-order infrastructure
• The latest technology and equipment

Signetek offers:
• State-of-the-art digital surfacing with diamond tip accuracy for more precise prescriptions up to 1/100th of a diopter
• Laser marking
• Computer-controlled and robotic processing
• Top-of-the-line dip-coat application for premium scratch resistance
• Award-winning anti-reflection applied by molecular deposition
• Sophisticated MEI edging capabilities
• Award-winning lens designs and a full complement of lens materials
• Quick turnaround
• Online ordering through and