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Handheld Optical Power Meter for LAN and WAN Testing

GAO FiberOptics Inc. - Toronto

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Handheld Optical Power Meter for LAN and WAN Testing

Press release date: January 16, 2013

Toronto, Canada - GAO Fiber Optics ( recommends its handheld optical power meter which defines a new industry standard for installation, test and maintenance of both single and multimode networks and cables. Combined with a laser source, it is commonly used in the testing of fiber optic networks and for CATV installation and maintenance, LAN and WAN testing and quality assurance and acceptance testing.
This handheld optical power meter, model C0260006, features a wider power measurement range and a higher frequency range than other similar devices. It is calibrated over multiple wavelengths to enable power measurements to be made on a wide range of single mode and multimode fiber optic cable systems. It provides a wavelength range of 800 nm to 1600 nm and a large memory capacity of up to 200 groups of data items.
This power meter offers multi-wavelength measurement, absolute power measurement and relative power measurement. It also has low voltage warning and automatic power-off function after 10 minutes without operation. It provides all common connector types including FC, SC, ST, and LC. In addition, this power meter provides more than 30 hours of continuous operation with a 3.7 V rechargeable lithium battery.
This handheld optical power meter belongs to GAO's family of Power Meters. This line also includes other advanced products such as Handheld Optical Power Meter which can be used for absolute optical power measurements as well as relative loss measurements in optical fibers, Handheld PON Power Meter which is specially designed for the construction and maintenance of PON networks which can be connected between OLT and ONT and Portable Optical Power Meter which is equipped with a single-chip microprocessor, a built-in long wavelength camera probe and newly designed electric rubber switch.
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About GAO Fiber Optics
GAO Fiber Optics (, a member company of GAO Group, is professionally engaged in R&D and production of fiber optical communication products.


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