Ordnance Products

Product Description

Glass-to-metal sealed components from SCHOTT Electronic Packaging are utilized in defense applications across the globe, typically in environments where tolerance for harsh conditions is essential.

For years, SCHOTT’s advanced manufacturing processes have supported the development and production of quality components that set new standards for reliability in military supplies. Uses of SCHOTT glass-to-metal-sealed ordnance products range from safety countermeasures to fire suppression systems. SCHOTT has a universal standard for quality and process consistency, applying the same strict military-level specifications to our commercial products. Our commitment to excellence in quality has earned SCHOTT’s glass-to-metal sealing technology a coveted reputation in numerous business sectors worldwide.


Mission-critical applications necessitate the highest levels of product performance and reliability. In addition to renowned product quality, SCHOTT Electronic Packaging has the capability for high-volume production. This includes lapping of bridgewire surfaces for electronic fuses and components for squibs.

SCHOTT is able to draw upon decades of experience working with offer our customers unique component solutions using a broad range of materials.


The most common application examples of our advanced electrical feedthrough components include miniature ordnance units, parachute systems, ejector seats and countermeasure flares. Other application examples include squibs and cutting devices.

Technical Details


SCHOTT has developed advanced engineering technology and an excellent understanding of glass-to-metal sealing requirements for various applications thanks to years of experience manufacturing for a broad range of industries. Over 130 years of in-house experience with specialized glass allows us to create custom solutions with superior reliability and robustness.

Features / Specifications

SCHOTT Electronic Packaging manufactures customized products that meet even the most difficult challenges. All of our products for use in ordnance applications are manufactured to military standards. We work in close cooperation with our customers to meet individual application-specific requirements.

Forms of Supply and Product Packaging

All products are packaged to meet individual customer requirements.


SCHOTT Electronic Packaging’s US facility in Southbridge, MA is fully ITAR-compliant and is AS9100 certified, a distinguished certification that is a symbol of trust amongst defense component manufacturers at every level in the supply chain. Our facility is also ISO 9001 2008 certified. If you have any questions about our rigid quality assurance program, please contact us.
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