Diffractive slanted gratings are manufactured onto plastic light guides using a high refractive index material and UV replication technology. We show that the manufacturing of such components is possible in large quantities. The applications of the slanted gratings are a high efficiency light in- and outcoupling with plastic light guides. We also show that it is possible to control which outcoupling diffraction order, reflective or transmissive, is dominating and hence to maximize the light power to one direction.
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