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Sunglasses on Steroids Setting Records on Kickstarter
Fast forward and now this technology is the basis for a spin-off version of the military eyewear in the form of consumer sunglasses. Kirk calls them “sunglasses on steroids” and has named them ORION4Sight. The lenses are darker, as befits sunglasses, and the frames are more stylish – but many of the benefits of their military cousins remain.
Kreutizig and his partner, John Galley, recently made the decision to launch the ORION4Sight sunglasses on the well-known crowdfunding website, Kickstarter. The Campaign reached the initial funding goal of $9,000 in under 18 hours. Not even half-way through the Campaign, ORION4Sight is well on its way to setting new records in its category. It is already the second most successful sunglasses campaign in Kickstarter history – and is on course to set a new record and then some. It is the first Project in the Kickstarter “wearables”
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