SIC Industry Description

Industry: 3827—Optical Instruments and Lenses
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.

Aiming circles (fire control equipment)Magnifying instruments, optical
BinocularsMetallographs
Boards: plotting, spotting, and gun fire adjustmentMicroprojectors
BorescopesMicroscopes, except electron, proton and corneal
CinetheodolitesMirrors, optical
Coddington magnifying instrumentsOptical alignment and display instruments, except photographic
Contour projectorsOptical comparators
Correctors: percentage, wind, and roll (sighting and fire controlOptical test and inspection equipment
Fuse setters (fire control equipment)Periscopes
Glasses, field or operaPhototheodolites
Gratings, diffractionPrisms, optical
Gun sights, opticalReflectors, optical
InterferometersSearchlight mirrors and reflectors
Lens coatingSighting and fire control equipment, optical
Lens grinding, except ophthalmicSpy glasses
Lens mountsTelescopes
Lenses, optical: photographic, magnifying, projection, and instrumentTelescopic sights
Light sources, standardTriplet magnifying instruments, optical
Lupes magnifying instruments, optical
Codes TitlesTotal Marketable US Businesses
3827Optical Instruments and Lenses1,316
382700Optical instruments and lenses733
38270000Optical instruments and lenses733
382701Optical instruments and apparatus387
38270100Optical instruments and apparatus173
38270101Binoculars15
38270102Boroscopes4
38270103Cinetheodolites1
38270104Coddington magnifying instruments0
38270105Glasses, field or opera3
38270106Gun sights, optical26
38270107Lenses, optical: all types except ophthalmic71
38270108Lupes magnifying instruments, optical1
38270109Magnifying instruments, nec, optical11
38270110Metallographs1
38270111Microprojectors1
38270112Microscopes, except electron, proton, and corneal25
38270113Periscopes16
38270114Phototheodolites1
38270115Sighting and fire control equipment, optical7
38270116Spyglasses2
38270117Telescopes: elbow, panoramic, sighting, fire control, etc.26
38270118Telescopic sights3
38270119Triplet magnifying instruments, optical0
382702Lens coating and grinding equipment14
38270200Lens coating and grinding equipment2
38270201Lens coating equipment10
38270202Lens grinding equipment, except ophthalmic2
382799Optical instruments and lenses, nec182
38279901Aiming circles (fire control equipment)4
38279903Contour projectors0
38279905Fuse setters0
38279906Gratings, diffraction8
38279907Interferometers6
38279908Lens mounts3
38279909Light sources, standard10
38279910Mirrors, optical19
38279911Mirrors, searchlight0
38279913Optical alignment and display instruments5
38279914Optical comparators7
38279915Optical elements and assemblies, except ophthalmic39
38279916Optical test and inspection equipment59
38279917Polarizers4
38279918Prisms, optical9
38279919Reflectors, optical7
38279920Reflectors, searchlight0