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A World Leader in Precision Optics

With over 60 years of experience in the manufacturing of optical components, thin film coatings and assemblies, Precision Optical is a world leader in the production of precision optics for the most demanding applications.

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A World Leader in Precision Optics

With over 60 years of experience in the manufacturing of optical components, thin film coatings and assemblies, Precision Optical is a world leader in the production of precision optics for the most demanding applications.

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A World Leader in Precision Optics

With over 60 years of experience in the manufacturing of optical components, thin film coatings and assemblies, Precision Optical is a world leader in the production of precision optics for the most demanding applications.

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A World Leader in Precision Optics

With over 60 years of experience in the manufacturing of optical components, thin film coatings and assemblies, Precision Optical is a world leader in the production of precision optics for the most demanding applications.

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A World Leader in Precision Optics

With over 60 years of experience in the manufacturing of optical components, thin film coatings and assemblies, Precision Optical is a world leader in the production of precision optics for the most demanding applications.

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A World Leader in Precision Optics

With over 60 years of experience in the manufacturing of optical components, thin film coatings and assemblies, Precision Optical is a world leader in the production of precision optics for the most demanding applications.

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Products & Services


Custom Prisms

Since the company’s founding in 1959, Precision Optical has specialized in manufacturing custom optical components for the most demanding applications.

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Corner Cube Retroreflectors

We are pleased to offer a wide variety of retroreflectors at competitive prices and lead times and are able to accommodate the most demanding requirements.

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Alignment Cubes

Precision Optical offers standard and custom sized optical alignment prisms with precision angles in several glass types as well as stainless steel.

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Optical Flats

With nearly 35 continuous polishing laps, Precision Optical has the capacity to handle the most demanding requirements for optical flats, mirrors, and windows.

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Catalog Optics

Along with our amazingly precise alignment cubes which are requested throughout the world, Precision Optical now offers catalog corner cubes, porro prisms, right angle prisms, and penta prisms.

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Thin-Film Coatings

Precision Optical specializes in supplying precision thin film coatings for the UV, visible and near IR spectral regions. We offer a wide variety of coating designs from prototypes to large volume orders.

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Assembly & Integration

We meet the most critical alignment specifications. Our expert technicians produce excellent optical alignment and environmental resistance.

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Engineering

Our engineers use state-of-the-art technology to provide effective solutions for the most critical optical design requirements.

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Industries We Serve


Military & Defense Optics

Precision Optical understands the significance and importance of high quality optics for Defense applications, as can be seen in our rich history of Defense program involvement.

Military & Defense Optics

Astronomy & Aerospace Optics

Precision Optical is proud to support the aerospace industry and its efforts in continuing the study and exploration of the universe.

Astronomy & Aerospace Optics

Laser Optics

Precision Optical has been serving the Laser Industry by manufacturing laser quality optics for over 6 decades. We look forward to the future success and applications of the LASER, and we manufacture the most demanding optics in order to advance its significance.

Laser Optics

Biomedical Optics

Precision Optical has been consistently manufacturing optics for the biomedical industry for decades. We are excited and intrigued by all biomedical applications, and we are devoted to seeing optics and photonics assist in the health advancement of society.

Biomedical Optics

Semi-Conductor Optics

Precision Optical fully supports the semi-conductor industry, and understands that optical materials , optical coatings , and optical metrology must also adapt to the ever-growing needs of the market.

Semi-Conductor Optics

Metrology Optics

Precision Optics has a rich history of service to customers and suppliers in the Metrology Industry at the cutting-edge of technology. Some of our longest and most reliable commercial programs are based in Metrology, and we plan on that never changing!

Metrology Optics

Recent News


Exploring the Cutting-Edge Coating Capabilities at Precision Optical

Precision Optical is more than just an optical manufacturing company equipped with CNC and advanced metrology capabilities. We boast a fully integrated coating department that surpasses many specialty coating service…

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Celebrating 65 Years of Innovation: Precision Optical at SPIE DCS 2024 in Maryland

This year, Precision Optical celebrates 65 years of pioneering in the optics industry.  At the core of our success are our long-serving employees, some of whom have been with us…

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Precision Optical (The Prism Specialists) to Exhibit at SPIE Photonics West 2024 in San Francisco, CA

Precision Optical Celebrates 65 years of Optical Excellence. Precision Optical: our name embodies who we are. Since 1959, Precision Optical has earned a widely recognized reputation for reliability, value, and…

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Testimonials


Donald A. Pearson II

Äpre Instruments

I am always very happy with Precision Optical. Their lead times and delivered product are excellent. I wish more of our suppliers were like Precision Optical!

Brian Monacelli, Ph.D.

Laser Technology Professor - Pasadena City College

Partnering with Precision Optical through their Ensign-Lambert Optics Education Program has allowed over 120 of my laser and optical technology students to gain real-world perspective with hands-on work in optics. These interactions directly motivate the next generation of technicians as they learn first-hand how this fascinating work with industrial hardware will translate into rewarding careers.