Optex Systems, Inc. Issued the First Patent Covering Its Digital Day and Night
RICHARDSON, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 12/16/13 -- Optex Systems, Inc.,
a wholly owned subsidiary of Optex Systems Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:
OPXS), a leading manufacturer of optical sighting systems and
assemblies for domestic and foreign militaries, announced today the
issuance of U.S. Patent No.13,357,802 titled "Multiple Spectral
Single Image Sighting System Using Single Objective Lens Set." This
invention presents a single image to both day and night sensors using
precision optics, which in turn allows the user to individually
observe day, night, or day and night simultaneously. In addition, it
has proven to be especially useful in light transition points
experienced at dusk and dawn.
"We are in production and currently delivering sighting systems with
this advanced technology, a significant upgrade in the goal of
supporting our customers as they modernize the worldwide inventory of
aging armored vehicles. This technology is applicable to many
sighting systems, and it has already been designed for implementation
on the Light Armored Vehicles (LAV), the Armored Security Vehicle
(ASV), the Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAV), and the M60 Main Battle
Tank. The credit for this technological breakthrough, now recognized
by the issuance of this Patent for its unique and innovative
approach, belongs to the Optex Engineering Team and our customers'
proficiency in developing solutions for today's modern warfighter,"
stated Danny Schoening, Optex's CEO . "Digital Day and Night
technology (DDAN) has advanced the capabilities of these installed
weapon systems, " he continued, "and this is the first in a series of
patents we have applied for to protect our Intellectual Property
portfolio in support of the warfighter who uses these systems."
The DDAN technology platform is applicable to all ground combat
vehicles used by the US and foreign militaries.
ABOUT OPTEX SYSTEMS HOLDINGS, INC. AND OPTEX SYSTEMS, INC.
Optex Systems, Inc., which is the wholly owned subsidiary of Optex
Systems Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: OPXS), was founded in 1987 and is a
Richardson, Texas based ISO 9001:2008 certified concern, which
manufactures optical sighting systems and assemblies, primarily for
Department of Defense (DOD) applications. Its products are installed
on various types of U.S. military land vehicles, such as the Abrams
and Bradley fighting vehicles, light armored and armored security
vehicles, and have been selected for installation on the Stryker
family of vehicles. Optex Systems, Inc. also manufactures and
delivers numerous periscope configurations, rifle and surveillance
sights and night vision optical assemblies. Optex Systems, Inc.
delivers its products both directly to the military services and to
prime contractors. For additional information, please visit the
website at www.optexsys.com.
Optex Systems Holdings, Inc.
Stanley A. Hirschman
1420 Presidential Drive
Richardson, TX 75081
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