Annual report pursuant to section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Sep. 29, 2013
Dec. 19, 2013
Mar. 31, 2013
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name Optex Systems Holdings Inc    
Entity Central Index Key 0001397016    
Trading Symbol opxs    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --09-29    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Well-Known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   157,346,607  
Entity Public Float     $ 1,573,466
Document Type 10-K    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Period End Date Sep. 29, 2013    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2013    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY