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Luxexcel’s 3D Printing Process for Optics Achieves the Next Level!

Posted by Luxexcel on Oct 1, 2014 4:20:00 PM

Revolutionary additive way for making optical components ready to take on injection molding to further ease the process of lighting design and manufacturing.

October 1st , 2014 – The Netherlands, Luxexcel Group; Worlds only additive manufacturer of optical components, today announces both the launch of a new additive manufacturing platform that delivers high speed and precision as well as the introduction of a new clear material “LUX-Opticlear”, allowing high quality optics and prototype manufacturing up to 20mm in height.

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Luxexcel featured by The Economist

Posted by Luxexcel on Jun 6, 2014 11:40:00 AM

A Dutch company has come up with a way to print lenses, which one day could be used to make prescription glasses on demand

Haute couture in eyewear.
MAKING things with a three-dimensional (3D) printer is quickly becoming a commonplace activity.

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Luxexcel's 3D printing process wins Global FESPA award

Posted by Luxexcel on May 27, 2014 11:32:00 AM

Luxexcel’s 3D Printing Technology for optics wins the GLOBAL FESPA Digital 2014 Gold Award

Independent printing experts recognize the added value for 3d printed optics.

MUNICH/GOES, May 22nd, 2014 – FESPA, the global federation of 37 national associations for screen printing, digital printing and textile printing community announced at the FESPA Gala Celebration Night in Munich, that Luxexcel, up against hundreds of entries, is the Global Winner of the FESPA Functional Printing Award 2014.

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New venture fundings for development of printed optics

Posted by Luxexcel on Jan 14, 2014 11:12:00 AM

“Inventor of 3D Printed Optics Secures Acceleration of Company's Development and Growth”

LUXeXceL Group, the Inventor of the revolutionary Printoptical Technology - a 3D printing process for prototype manufacturing and series production of lenses and optical products - announces that the European investors Munich Venture Partners, ChrysalixSET and Filsa Capital closed a growth financing round in the Company. Munich Venture Partners, ChrysalixSET and Filsa Capital will invest several million Euros into LUXeXceL. With these investments LUXeXceL enhances its global leadership position in the Additive Manufacturing of lenses and optical components.

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Worlds first fully 3D printed glasses by Luxexcel

Posted by Luxexcel on Jun 20, 2013 11:37:00 AM

Luxexcel created the world's first 3D printed glasses

Making history with printed glasses for the King of The Netherlands.

GOES, THE NETHERLANDS – The Dutch Royal Highnesses King Willem Alexander and Queen Maxima will be able to get a “New Vision” on their Country with Luxexcel’s 3D printed glasses (both frame and for the first time, 3D printed lenses). Luxexcel's activities focus on printing prototypes and manufacturing badges of LED optics for the lighting industry, but their technology has also been able to produce the very first pair of functional glasses. Luxexcel offer their services as the worlds first 3D printing service for optics and other smooth, transparant products.

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Luxexcel Completes A-Round Venture Funding and Commitments

Posted by Luxexcel on Jun 13, 2013 10:59:00 AM

Innovator of unique Digital 3D Printing process to step into Next Phase of Company's Development and Growth.

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Most Promising Start-up 2012

Posted by Luxexcel on Jan 13, 2013 11:04:00 AM

By winning the final pitches during the FD Gazellen Award Finals in Amsterdam, LUXeXceL got the first prize for its position as Netherlands “2012 Most Promising Start-up”.

LUXeXceL CEO Richard van de Vrie won the first prize with his powerful ‘one-minute pitch’. He succeeded very well in positioning the company and future ambitions with its digital 3D printing optics manufacturing process called printoptical technology. Both jury and audience were convinced of the company’s future potential and substitution of the brand promise.

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