Leading the industry in standard catalog and custom optics.

Leading the industry in standard catalog and custom optics.

  • We are Esco Optics

    We strive to help our customers achieve their goals and continually evolve to meet the needs of the photonics industry. 

  • Introducing E-Cloth for precision optics

    We are proud to team up with the extremely knowledgeable and passionate team at E-Cloth. Learn more about glass and polishing cloths.

  • Custom Optics

    We machine any configuration of optical glass from precision lenses to custom windows and more. From prototype to production runs, we are your partner in custom optic fabrication.

  • Join our team

    We are looking to add talented and energetic team members. Multiple open positions from CNC operators, to office support staff in our Oak Ridge manufacturing headquarters.

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Quality Optics from a Trusted Supplier

American Owned & Operated

Esco Optics is a leading manufacturer of custom and catalog optics, precision optical components, and ITAR optics in the United States.

Military & Defense Supplier

As the leader for military and defense optics in the United States, Esco Optics adheres to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations.

ITAR Registered & Compliant

ITAR registered and compliant, Esco manufactures ITAR optics for all of its customers with the strictest confidentiality.