Glasses Master Craftsmen and Skills
Metal 3 - Craftsman, Press
“If parts are not of the desired quality from the very beginning, they will never result in good optical frames.”
The various parts for the metal frames are machined with die-fitted press machines. Parts are repeatedly pressed and checked, and often the inspection process takes longer than the pressing process.
Metal 2 - Craftsman, Die Making
"There are times when glasses don't turn out how we intended in our drawings, and so we try to anticipate this beforehand and make corrections."
Plastic 2 - Craftsman, Cutting
"The frame represents the face of glasses, and is tailor cut according to the materials used."
Plastic 6 - Craftsman, Finishing
"I am most careful of how fluorescent light is reflected on frames."