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Briot Perception 2

The perfect entry level all-in-one

For those looking for the perfect entry level with drilling for your finishing workshop you simply can’t do better than the Perception 2

Gravitech® tracing & powered drill-mounts

Simply place the lens on its convex side, gravity ensures the lens is perfectly balanced and positioned. Never before has drilling been offered in an edging system in this class, and never before has it been easier to operate. With Gravitech® Powered Tracing, you don‘t have to waste time manually programming drill-mounts, just scan the demo lens, and the drill mount holes are instantly recognized with minimal adjustment needed.

No demo lens? No problem

Just take a photo of the frame and with the GraviTech® tracer you will recreate the shape in a matter of seconds.

Easy lens engraving visualization

With its high definition optical camera, the Perception 2 makes sure you will see laser engravings on progressive lenses clearly and easily.

Tilted 10° drilling and grooving

Add rimless and semi-rimless eyewear options without having to break the bank, with the Perception 2, you can kick those costly lab bills to the curb.

Keep your lab organized

The Perception 2 includes a convenient accessory tray to store the tools you need to complete your jobs. Speaking of jobs, the internal database of the Perception 2 can store up to 2,000 jobs and 10,000 shapes, allowing you to maximize your efficiency and build a huge library of rimless shapes.

Technical Specifications


  • WIDTH: 29.4 in (747.3 mm)
  • DEPTH: 23.6 in (600 mm)
  • HEIGHT: 17.9 in (455 mm)
  • WEIGHT: 143lb (65,3 Kg)
  • VOLTAGE: 230 V-50 Hz, 115 V-60 Hz



  • Accurate Detection of Demo and Pattern Lenses
  • Touch-free Optical Tracing System
  • Get important 3rd Dimension with Digital Lens Clock and Wrap Finder
  • Based on Gravity Technology
  • Shape Creator – the first Optical Frame Tracing Tool

Shape- Administration

  • Job Memory: Stores up to 2,000 Jobs (including Centering and Edging Parameters)
  • Shape Memory: Stores up to 10,000 Shapes


  • Single Vision, Bifocal, Trifocal, Progressive (Markings and Engravings)
  • Manual Centering: Parallax-Free Digital Blocking
  • Manual Detection of Critical Points: Measured Prior to Blocking


  • Processing of Glass, CR39, High Index, Polycarbonate and Trivex®
  • Two Sided Measurement of lens with one measurement touch probe
  • Flexible V-Bevel Programs
  • Polishing of Flat and V-Bevel

Special Features

  • Tilted 10° drilling drilling for holes, slots and notches
  • Tilted 10° grooving with different programs available.
  • Variable Groove width and depth
  • Chamfering: Front in one step / Back in 3 steps


  • OMA V3.10
  • Remote Tracing Capability

Safety directives

EN 61010-1, Di 2006/42/EC, Di 2014/35/UE, Di 2011/65/UE, Di 2012/19/UE
Complies with EMC directives:
Di 2014/30/EC, EN 61000-3-3 (EN 55016-2-3 “Classe B”), EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-6-2
UL standards for 120 V version: UL/CSA 61010-1


Perception 2 Perception 2 Groove
Tracing Gravitech®
Safety Bevel
Super-Hydrophobic Lens Cycle
Small Eye Sizes < 21mm
Color LCD Display
Touch Screen Interface
High Luster Polish
Driling Fixed 10°

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Briot made in France, reliability guaranteed

This product was designed by our engineers in Normandy, France, and assembled in our local workshops with the greatest care. Each component is crafted with rigorous quality-control protocols at each stage of the process. And all parts are guaranteed for up to 2 years and backed by rapid intervention, ensuring you maximum uptime and a long lifecycle for your machine.


My office has had a Briot edger for over 10 years

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Dr. Albert Morier Consumer Optical

I’m an old school optician

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Trish Hammons, A.B.O.C. Custom Optical

Briot is my choice for lab equipment,

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Jonathan Kuckler, Vice President and Managing Optician North Colorado Optical of Greeley Inc.



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