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