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Photonics Buyers' Guide > Sydor Optics, Inc. Sydor Optics, Inc.
Map31 Jetview Dr.
Rochester, NY 14624
United States
Phone: (585) 271-7300
Fax: (585) 271-7309
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Sydor OpticsSydor Optics is a custom manufacturer of precision flat-surfaced, parallel and wedged glass optical components specializing in double-sided polishing, continuous pad & pitch polishing, CNC machining and laser machining. High volume to prototype products include wafers, windows, filters, mirrors, optical flats, wedge prisms, light pipes, plate beamsplitters, and coating witness samples. Finished optical products go through a meticulous visual inspection process utilizing a wide range of state-of-the-art metrology equipment. Additional capabilities include ultrasonic cleaning in a cleanroom environment and cleanroom packaging. Sydor Optics is ITAR Registered and ISO 9001:2008 Certified.

Sydor OpticsSydor Optics utilizes a wide variety of fused silica, fused quartz, optical glass, display glass, low expansion glass, silicon, crystal and color filter glass to manufacture custom optical components. 

Common glass manufacturers include: Schott, Ohara, Hoya, Corning, Heraeus and Isuzu.

Today, Stefan Sydor’s legacy is carried on by his son, Jim Sydor, and grandsons, Matthew and Jonathan, who have developed Sydor Optics to meet the challenges of tomorrow. The expertise and attention to detail necessary to produce high precision optics is paired with the craftsmanship and latest optical fabrication technology. This has made Sydor Optics the vendor of choice for companies with needs ranging from prototype to large volume production, from highly complex to cost-efficient components, all manufactured to the same exacting standards of excellence. The company’s commitment to outstanding customer service is evident in its record of consistent quality and on-time delivery.

Located in Rochester, NY, Sydor Optics is at the heart of one of the nation’s premier optics communities, in close proximity to the Center for Optics Manufacturing and the University of Rochester, as well as many thriving high-technology companies.

We invite you to visit us, tour our facility and discuss how we can put our optics expertise to work for you.

Established: 1964
Employees: 80
Facility area (sq. ft): 40,000
Ownership type: Privately Owned
James M. Sydor, Pres.
Michael N. Naselaris, Gen. Mgr.
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  • Wafers
  • Windows
  • Wedges
  • Mirrors
  • Filters
  • Beamsplitters
  • Optical Flats
  • Lightpipes
  • Witness Samples
  • IR (Infrared)
  • UV (Ultraviolet)
  • Polishing
  • Glass
  • Crystal
  • Fused Silica
  • Fused Quartz
  • Silicon
  • Optical Glass
  • Low Expansion Glass
  • Color Filter