Best Practices

Inspect Before You Connect

While standards bodies have established acceptance criteria for the quality and cleanliness of fiber connector end faces, technicians still face challenges with implementing these practices. Without the right fiber testing tools, maintaining these standards or specifications is difficult and time consuming. A single particle mated into the core of a fiber can cause significant back reflection, insertion loss and even equipment damage.

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Categories: Best Practices, Fiber, FOTC, SCN, Training

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