Sapphire Products

Swiss Jewel offers a wide range of components for Optical and Mechanical markets from R&D to full scale volume production. In addition to the ability for custom fabrication, we stock Sapphire Windows, Jewel Bearings, Sapphire Rods, Sapphire Tubes, Ruby Balls, Ring Jewels, Ruby Bearings, Orifice Jewels and more available for immediate delivery.

Precision, quality, competitive pricing coupled with a commitment to on time delivery runs through our breadth of services and offerings.


Sapphire Windows

We have a wide range of Sapphire Optical Window parts ready to ship.

Sapphire Windows

Ruby Balls

Mechanical & Optical Ball Lens and Hemispheres - from Dia. 0.15mm in Sapphire Balls, Ruby Balls, Ceramic Balls, Glass, Fused Silica Lens, and more.

Balls & Hemispheres

Jewel Bearings

Synthetic sapphire bearings and ruby bearings are recognized universally as the ideal material for instruments.

Jewel Bearings

Sapphire Orifice Jewels

Sapphire is an excellent material for jewel orifices because of its resistance to wear, heat and corrosion, as well as its low friction.

Sapphire Orifice Jewels

Sapphire Rods & Tubes

We carry several sizes of stock Sapphire Rods, Sapphire Tubes, and Ruby Tubes.

Sapphire Rods & Tubes

Pivots & Shafts

Precision shafts and pivots with radiused conical ends are generally used with vee jewels. Rounded or semi-spherical pivots are used with cup jewels and flat endstones.

Pivots & Shafts

Aperture Wafers

Aperture Wafers are precision controlled jewel orifices where the ID Length is controlled very tightly.

Aperture Wafers

Sapphire Crystal Blades

Sapphire's hardness and excellent surface finish provide a superior surface for precision sapphire blades.

Sapphire Blades

Ball Valve & Seat

Sapphire Ball Seats are used as check valves in pumps.

Ball Valve & Seat

Sapphire Washers

Sapphire Washers serve as excellent insulators due to Sapphire's inertness.

Sapphire Washers

Sapphire Nozzles

Using sapphire nozzles will provide longer life than using metal and we can hold tighter tolerances due to sapphires acceptance of higher surface finish.

Sapphire Nozzles

Sapphire Stylus

A sapphire stylus is a small pin-point component where the end radius is controlled to as small as .001".

Sapphire Stylus

Saddle Pins

A Sapphire Saddle Pin is a rod with a concave groove in the middle.

Saddle Pins

Industrial Sapphire Crystal Applications