Freeform Catalogue

Digital Innovations For Your Lab

CrossbowsRX enables the production of finished progressive, bifocal & advanced single vision lenses from simple spherical semi-finished blanks. Our market leading freeform range has a lens design to meet your patients' individual requirements and is tailored to your patient’s prescription. We can even create bespoke designs specific for your lab to give you that unique selling proposition.

Custom V+ Wide

Powered by groundbreaking Smooth Optics technology, Custom V+ offers unrivalled smoothness of design, enhances patient comfort and minimises swim effects. Exclusive to Crossbows’ partner labs!

Built in technology

  • SMOOTH OPTICS
  • EYE VIEW
  • EYE POWER
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

10-20mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom V+ Glass Lenses

Powered by groundbreaking Smooth Optics technology, Custom V+ offers unrivalled smoothness of design, enhances patient comfort and minimises swim effects. Exclusive to Crossbows’ partner labs!

Built in technology

  • SMOOTH OPTICS
  • EYE VIEW
  • EYE POWER
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

10 - 20MM

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom V+ Soft

Powered by groundbreaking Smooth Optics technology, Custom V+ offers unrivalled smoothness of design, enhances patient comfort and minimises swim effects. Exclusive to Crossbows’ partner labs!

Built in technology

  • SMOOTH OPTICS
  • EYE VIEW
  • EYE POWER
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

10-20mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom U Wide

The Custom U design is designed to make use of Digital EyeView technology, which gives a more consistent optical performance regardless of the prescription power. Custom U is recommended for presbyopes looking for an upgrade to their first progressive.

Our Custom U Wide option is ideal for those patients who are currently wearing Single Vision lenses.

Built in technology

  • EYE VIEW
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

12-20mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom U Soft

The Custom U design is designed to make use of Digital EyeView technology, which gives a more consistent optical performance regardless of the prescription power. Custom U is recommended for presbyopes looking for an upgrade to their first progressive.

Custom U Soft has lower overall astigmatism.

Built in technology

  • EYE VIEW
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

12-20mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Basic Wide

The Crossbows Custom Basic design is an excellent all purpose progressive design and comes in corridor lengths ranging from 13 mm to 18 mm with a minimum fitting height of 14 mm.

Wide designs are more suited as a first progressive to those patients who are currently wearing Bifocal lenses. These designs will have wider fields of view.

Built in technology

  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

13-18mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Basic Soft

Our most popular design, the Custom Basic is our entry level progressive freeform which provides the wearer with strong vision across all applications; distance, intermediate, reading and is a comfortable optical solution.

Soft Designs are more suited as a first progressive to those patients who are currently wearing Single Vision lenses. These designs have lower overall astigmatism.

Built in technology

  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

13-18mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Office

Custom Office is a great lens to wear while working at a task requiring near or intermediate vision. The benefits over a fully corrected progressive lens is a wider field of view and more comfortable posture as the reading area is much more accessible. It compromises some of the full distance vision of a normal progressive lens, but still allows the user to see up to 4.0 m.

Built in technology

  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

14mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Desk

Custom Desk is a lens designed for working at computers. It is not a traditional progressive design, but rather is an alternative to a reading lens, providing clear vision for reading and intermediate viewing.  The design reduces eye and neck strain associated with long term use of computers.

Built in technology

  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

14mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Junior

The Custom Junior progressive is designed specifically to help reduce the onset of myopia in young people between the ages of 8 and 16 years. The design offers a large stable reading area combined with excellent peripheral clarity in the distance zone.

Built in technology

  • REDUCE ONSET MYOPIA
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

13mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Driver

The Custom Driver is a progressive design that includes a wide distance area for comfortable viewing across the windshield to side mirrors. The intermediate area is perfect for reading dashboard gauges and the reading zone is ample for steering wheel controls or maps and directions at arm’s length.

Built in technology

  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

20mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Relax S

The Custom Relax S design is a progressive design for people who are not presbyopic. It avoids the patient’s eyes becoming tired and strained if they spend a large portion of the day focusing at the same distance, e.g. using a computer. It is available in two forms; Custom Relax S I has an addition of 0.66D, Custom Relax S II has an addition of 1.00D.

Built in technology

  • ANTI-FATIGUE
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

14mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Sport

The Custom Sport design is a progressive design for people who regularly require a progressive lens in an active and dynamic environment. A full and generous distance area is a specific requirement whether you are playing golf, tennis, hill walking etc.

This design also benefits from Digital EyeView and Digital EyePower and can be placed in a sports-style wrap frame.

Built in technology

  • EYE VIEW
  • EYE POWER
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

17mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Blended Bifocal

The Custom Blended Bifocal design eliminates the tell-tale ledge found on cast bifocals!

It allows a choice of segment diameter, segment position and blended region width.

Built in technology

  • NO BIFOCAL LINES
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

N/A

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Bigressive Soft

The Custom Bigressive uses advanced progressive lens technology to create a patented hybrid design. There is a smooth transition from distance to near, as in a progressive, but with the wide fields of view of a bifocal, without any unsightly line.

Built in technology

  • NO BIFOCAL LINES
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

12mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Bigressive Wide

The Custom Bigressive uses advanced progressive lens technology to create a patented hybrid design. There is a smooth transition from distance to near, as in a progressive, but with the wide fields of view of a bifocal, without any unsightly line.

Built in technology

  • NO BIFOCAL LINES
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Corridor

12mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Custom Single Vision

Custom Single Vision Lenses, using Digital EyeView technology to reduce peripheral distortion caused by unwanted astigmatism associated with conventional single vision lenses.

Digital EyePower makes this design ideal for sports and fashion wrap frames.

Built in technology

  • EYE VIEW
  • EYE POWER
  • FULL BACK SIDE

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Preview

  • Designed using Smooth Optics system which reverses the normal design process and allows Preview to be designed from the outset with a very smooth mean power profile
  • Minimal swim effects, excellent patient comfort and rapid adaptation

Built in technology

  • SMOOTH OPTICS

Corridor

17mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Crossbows Preview

  • Designed using Smooth Optics system which reverses the normal design process and allows Preview to be designed from the outset with a very smooth mean power profile
  • Minimal swim effects, excellent patient comfort and rapid adaptation

Built in technology

  • SMOOTH OPTICS

Corridor

17mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Preview Short

As part of the Preview range, Preview Short has been designed using Crossbows latest “Smooth Optics” design system. This radical approach reverses the normal design process and has allowed Preview Short to be designed from the outset with a very smooth mean power profile, thus minimizing swim effects, providing excellent patient comfort, rapid adaptation and even benefits from having a short corridor.

Built in technology

  • SMOOTH OPTICS

Corridor

13mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Crossbows Preview Short

As part of the Preview range, Preview Short has been designed using Crossbows latest “Smooth Optics” design system. This radical approach reverses the normal design process and has allowed Preview Short to be designed from the outset with a very smooth mean power profile, thus minimizing swim effects, providing excellent patient comfort, rapid adaptation and even benefits from having a short corridor.

Built in technology

  • SMOOTH OPTICS

Corridor

13mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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ComputerEyes

Our ComputerEyes designs are used primarily in office environments. It is not a traditional progressive design, but rather is an alternative to a reading lens, providing clear vision for reading and intermediate viewing. The wide range of dynamic powers allows the ideal choice to be made for all reading additions up to 3.00D and benefits from fully corrected reading, intermediate vision and maximised distance vision. The design reduces eye and neck strain associated with long term use of computers.

Corridor

14mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Crossbows ComputerEyes

Our ComputerEyes designs are used primarily in office environments and are great lens to wear while working at tasks requiring near and intermediate vision.

The benefits over a fully corrected progressive lens are a wider field of view and more comfortable posture as the reading area is much more accessible.

Corridor

14mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Petite Junior

The Petite Junior progressive is designed specifically to help reduce the onset of myopia in young people between the ages of 8 and 16 years. The design offers a large stable reading area combined with excellent peripheral clarity in the distance zone.

Built in technology

  • REDUCE ONSET MYOPIA

Corridor

13mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Crossbows Petite Junior

The Petite Junior progressive is designed specifically to help reduce the onset of myopia in young people between the ages of 8 and 16 years. The design offers a large stable reading area combined with excellent peripheral clarity in the distance zone.

Built in technology

  • REDUCE ONSET MYOPIA

Corridor

13mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
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Crossbows Relax

The Relax design is a progressive design for people who are not presbyopic. It avoids the patient’s eyes becoming tired and strained if they spend a large portion of the day focusing at the same distance, e.g. using a computer. The design matches the patient’s distance prescription and gives some help to the eyes as they focus on intermediate and near vision. It is available in two forms; Relax I has an addition of 0.66D, Relax II has an addition of 1.00D.

Built in technology

  • ANTI-FATIGUE

Corridor

14mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
Compare Limit Reached

The Relax design is a progressive design for people who are not presbyopic. It avoids the patient’s eyes becoming tired and strained if they spend a large portion of the day focusing at the same distance, e.g. using a computer. The design matches the patient’s distance prescription and gives some help to the eyes as they focus on intermediate and near vision. It is available in two forms; Relax I has an addition of 0.66D, Relax II has an addition of 1.00D.

Built in technology

  • ANTI-FATIGUE

Corridor

14mm

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
Compare Limit Reached

Crossbows Blended Bifocal

The Custom Blended Bifocal design eliminates the tell-tale ledge found on cast bifocals!

It allows a choice of segment diameter, segment position and blended region width.

Built in technology

  • NO BIFOCAL LINES

Corridor

N/A

Performance

  • Distance
  • Intermediate
  • Reading
  • Comfort
Compare Limit Reached