How FX® serves: saving you time, saving you money, & saving you hassles.
Each FX® job gets precise attention to detail—providing the best color transmission and durability for the lowest possible price has made FX® world famous
Whether your job is gigantic or just a few pieces, FX® gives you the same fast, friendly, expert service
FX® has spent many years developing unique ways to provide color
for fixtures and light sources. Many fixture types have been tested
and FX® has devised the most cost effective way to color each. Whether
you're an award winning designer or just starting out, FX® wants
to help you create great, memorable, exciting lighting.
Providing color for light sources is our only job at Special FX®.
Our award winning products are manufactured to the highest standards.
Major manufacturers give Special FX® their highest grade for quality,
consistency and on-time delivery. Our products were invented by
us and are constantly improved. We provide manufacturers, distributors and designers with what they want:, expert, cost-effective, on time products
and service. Special FX® is considered by many to be the world experts
in the long life coloring of many light sources.
Our superior customer service ensures that your company will have
instant access to all aspects of your order. Though we deal with
the largest and most exacting color orders in the world , Special FX®
has retained a personal business flavor. We’re easy to do business
with, and we want to provide you with what you want when you want it.
Among our customers are the top lighting designers and manufacturers
in the industry.
We can custom tailor a program for your company. The following guidelines
are suggestions as to how we can serve you best.
Special FX® is a custom JIT manufacturer. We don’t publish a price
list. We want to be able to give you the very lowest price and fastest
delivery time for your product. With that in mind, we will provide
you with a written quotation based on quantities and colors. We
will provide product evaluation samples at little or no additional
When your Purchase Order is received, we put it directly into the production schedule. General turn around time, based on quantity,
is two to three weeks from receipt of your Purchase Order or supplied substrate. Orders needing to be expedited faster than this 2-3 week lead time requires an additional 20% Rush Charge. Freight costs
are the responsibility of the buyer, but we do work with our customers
to make sure that freight discounts on large orders are available,
either through your shipper or ours. We pass our freight discounts
on to you.
Products submitted for coloring services are tested for color match,
stability of color, and intended use. All tested products are covered under our limited warranty. All OEM accounts are held in strict confidence.
Special FX® Lighting can match any standard theatrical media color. Custom color samples sent to FX for matching will be returned when order ships. Color temperature adjustments can be made to your Kelvin specification.
UV block is also available. Diffusion in various types and intensities
can be added to any color for any FX® product.
Special FX® colors the following products:
• rough service architectural lenses
• tempered glass lenses
• heat strengthened glass lenses
• lighting glassware & plasticware (globes, domes, jelly jars, carriage lights etc.)
• light bulbs
• polycarbonate tubes and sheets
• compact fluorescent lamp enclosures
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For almost two decades Special FX® has been creating unique products
for lighting professionals. Working closely with the world's top lighting
designers, FX® creates a large assortment of practical, cost effective,
and unique tools for the creative lighting designer. Special FX® has
handled some of the biggest and most complex award-winning projects in
the world. Here at Special FX®, our Number 1 priority is
the successful completion of the lighting designer's vision.
We are here to help you succeed!