Logo Made in Germany Photonics West 2019

son-x GmbH

Booth number: 4545-58

About us

son-x is a leading edge technology and component supplier in the field of ultra precision machining. The technology developed and commercialized by son-x enables direct machining of steel with single crystal diamond tools. A consistent surface quality of Ra=3nm and a form accuracy of 100 nm can be achieved.  

son-x offers:
Ultrasonic Tooling Systems for diamond machining of steel
Contract based manufacturing service (Mirrors, Moulds, Prototypes)

Main applications are optical mould inserts for injection moulding of: Automotive LED head lights, LED illumination optics, Camera lenses, Sensor lenses

On the Photonics West the second generation equipment “UTS2” with a unique frequency of >100 kHz is presented. Several mould insert examples are displayed.

Products and services

son-x has two business fields:

son-x systems - offers ultrasonic tooling systems for direct diamond machining of steel. Our unique UTS2 allows direct cutting of stainless steel with single crystal diamond tools to a highest quality level (Ra~3nm, PV<150nm).

son-x precision - offers ultra precision manufacturing service.

With our long term experience in ultra precision technology and our sophisticated equipment we offer contract based manufacturing of optical components. Our main applications are:

Optical mould inserts, mirrors and prototype lenses
Mirrors and optical steel mould inserts

Mirrors and optical steel mould inserts

son-x can manufacture optical mould inserts directly in steel with ultra precise accuracy. Furthermore we produce special purpose custom mirrors up to a size of 1000 mm in diameter.

UTS2 - Ultrasonic Tooling System

UTS2 - Ultrasonic Tooling System

This UTS2 Ultrasonic Tooling System allows direct diamond turning of stainless steel for optical applications. For more information please contact us.


son-x GmbH
Steinbachstr. 17
52074 Aachen

Phone: +49 241 8904122

Benjamin Bulla
Managing Director
Phone: +49 241 8904122

Business matching
Get in contact with German companies in 3 easy steps! With one single question you can reach all relevant German Pavilion exhibitors of your selected industrial branch.

Click here if you notice an image that violates copyright or privacy rights.

Your personal organizer

Your personal organizer

Print list
LTB Lasertechnik Berlin GmbH
Booth number: 4545-11