Industry Sector

Manufacturing

Total Companies

350

Est. Employment

6,801

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing instruments and apparatus that measure an optical property and optically project, measure, or magnify an image, such as binoculars, microscopes, prisms, and lenses. Included are establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing optical sighting and fire control equipment.

Snapshot

SIC Code 3827 - Optical Instruments and Lenses is a final level code of the “Manufacturing” Division. There are 350 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 6,801 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 3827 - Optical Instruments and Lenses are:

  • Aiming circles (fire control equipment)
  • Binoculars
  • Boards: plotting, spotting, and gun fire adjustment
  • Borescopes
  • Cinetheodolites
  • Coddington magnifying instruments
  • Contour projectors
  • Correctors: percentage, wind, and roll (sighting and fire control
  • Fuse setters (fire control equipment)
  • Glasses, field or opera
  • Gratings, diffraction
  • Gun sights, optical
  • Interferometers
  • Lens coating
  • Lens grinding, except ophthalmic
  • Lens mounts
  • Lenses, optical: photographic, magnifying, projection, and instrument
  • Light sources, standard
  • Lupes magnifying instruments, optical
  • Magnifying instruments, optical
  • Metallographs
  • Microprojectors
  • Microscopes, except electron, proton and corneal
  • Mirrors, optical
  • Optical alignment and display instruments, except photographic
  • Optical comparators
  • Optical test and inspection equipment
  • Periscopes
  • Phototheodolites
  • Prisms, optical
  • Reflectors, optical
  • Searchlight mirrors and reflectors
  • Sighting and fire control equipment, optical
  • Spy glasses
  • Telescopes
  • Telescopic sights
  • Triplet magnifying instruments, optical

Companies

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 3827

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 3827 – Optical Instruments and Lenses. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 382701 Magnifying Glasses (manufacturers)
  • 382702 Lenses (manufacturers)
  • 382703 Telescopes (manufacturers)
  • 382704 Binoculars (manufacturers)
  • 382798 Optical Instruments & Lenses (manufacturers)

7-digit SIC

  • 3827001 Optical Instruments & Lenses (manufacturers)
  • 3827002 Optical Instruments & Apparatus
  • 3827003 Lenses (manufacturers)
  • 3827004 Binoculars (manufacturers)
  • 3827005 Boroscopes
  • 3827006 Cinetheodolites
  • 3827007 Coddington Magnifying Instruments
  • 3827008 Glasses, Field Or Opera
  • 3827009 Gun Sights, Optical
  • 3827010 Magnifying Glasses (manufacturers)
  • 3827011 Metallographs
  • 3827012 Microprojectors
  • 3827013 Microscopes (except Electron, Proton & Corneal)
  • 3827014 Periscopes
  • 3827015 Phototheodolites
  • 3827016 Sighting & Fire Control Equipment, Optical
  • 3827017 Spyglasses
  • 3827018 Telescopes (manufacturers)
  • 3827019 Telescopic Sights
  • 3827020 Triplet Magnifying Instruments, Optical
  • 3827021 Lens Coating & Grinding Equipment
  • 3827022 Lens Coating Equipment
  • 3827023 Lens Grinding Equipment (except Ophthalmic)
  • 3827024 Aiming Circles-Fire Control Equipment
  • 3827025 Boards-Plotting, Spotting & Gun Fire Adjustment
  • 3827026 Contour Projectors
  • 3827027 Fuse Setters
  • 3827028 Gratings, Diffraction
  • 3827029 Interferometers
  • 3827030 Lens Mounts
  • 3827031 Light Sources, Standard
  • 3827032 Mirrors, Optical
  • 3827033 Mirrors, Searchlight
  • 3827034 Monochromators
  • 3827035 Optical Alignment & Display Instruments
  • 3827036 Optical Comparators
  • 3827037 Optical Elements & Assemblies (except Ophthalmic)
  • 3827038 Optical Test & Inspection Equipment
  • 3827039 Polarizers
  • 3827040 Prisms, Optical
  • 3827041 Reflectors, Optical
  • 3827042 Reflectors, Searchlight

8-digit SIC

  • 38270000 Optical Instruments And Lenses
  • 38270100 Optical Instruments And Apparatus
  • 38270101 Binoculars
  • 38270102 Boroscopes
  • 38270103 Cinetheodolites
  • 38270104 Coddington Magnifying Instruments
  • 38270105 Glasses, Field Or Opera
  • 38270106 Gun Sights, Optical
  • 38270107 Lenses, Optical: All Types Except Ophthalmic
  • 38270109 Magnifying Instruments, Nec, Optical
  • 38270110 Metallographs
  • 38270111 Microprojectors
  • 38270112 Microscopes, Except Electron, Proton, And Corneal
  • 38270113 Periscopes
  • 38270114 Phototheodolites
  • 38270115 Sighting And Fire Control Equipment, Optical
  • 38270116 Spyglasses
  • 38270117 Telescopes: Elbow, Panoramic, Sighting, Fire Control, Etc.
  • 38270118 Telescopic Sights
  • 38270119 Triplet Magnifying Instruments, Optical
  • 38270200 Lens Coating And Grinding Equipment
  • 38270201 Lens Coating Equipment
  • 38270202 Lens Grinding Equipment, Except Ophthalmic
  • 38279901 Aiming Circles (fire Control Equipment)
  • 38279902 Boards: Plotting, Spotting, And Gun Fire Adjustment
  • 38279903 Contour Projectors
  • 38279905 Fuse Setters
  • 38279906 Gratings, Diffraction
  • 38279907 Interferometers
  • 38279908 Lens Mounts
  • 38279909 Light Sources, Standard
  • 38279910 Mirrors, Optical
  • 38279911 Mirrors, Searchlight
  • 38279912 Monochromators
  • 38279913 Optical Alignment And Display Instruments
  • 38279914 Optical Comparators
  • 38279915 Optical Elements And Assemblies, Except Ophthalmic
  • 38279916 Optical Test And Inspection Equipment
  • 38279917 Polarizers
  • 38279918 Prisms, Optical
  • 38279919 Reflectors, Optical
  • 38279920 Reflectors, Searchlight