Fiber Optic Communication Systems & Equipment

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Power/Energy Meters come in pre-wired NEMA 4X outdoor enclosure.

November 23, 2015

Shark® power and energy meters are available pre-wired and configured with NEMA 4X enclosure for outdoor installation. Pre-wired enclosure fosters switchgear capability expansion and enables mounting of meters to measure electricity in remote outdoor locations. Models include Shark 50 multifunction power/energy meter; Shark 50B meter with dual BACnet MS/TP and Modbus TCP/IP ports; Shark 100 revenue meter; Shark 100B meter with native BACnet/IP; and Shark 200 revenue meter. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Digital Multimeters offer extended battery life.

November 19, 2015

Featuring 4.5-digit display, U1280 Series provides 60,000 count resolution, 0.025% accuracy, and 800-hr battery life. Series U1240C, equipped with 4-digit display, provides 10,000-count resolution, 0.09% accuracy, and 400-hr battery life as well as ZLOW and harmonic ratio function. Certified to IP67 for protection against dust and immersion in water up to 1 m, DMMs can use Handheld Meter Logger software for data logging and analysis. Units are suited for electronics and industrial test segments. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Spectrophotometer Calibration Tools cover NIR range.

November 13, 2015

Consisting of proprietary blend of doped glass, WAV-8 NIR Solid-State Wavelength Filter produces series of distinct calibration peaks from 700–3,000 nm. With 12 peaks, spectrophotometer calibration of wavelength scale can be highly fine-tuned. FNIR-Series Filters maintain linearity from 700–3,000 nm, enabling technicians to validate 5 certified calibration points in NIR range. Superband-Series Filters, with span of 10 calibration points, cover UV, VIS, and NIR range from 200–3,000 nm. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Reference Cables support network verification.

November 3, 2015

Available in singlemode and multimode versions, HLC® SCRATCHGUARD® Test Reference Cables feature hardened lens contact technology. Laser process produces tempered mating surface that extends life span of assembly. Shipped with optical performance data, interferometric data, and Fiberchek inspection data, cables are suited for fiber optic performance testing, manufacturing lines, fiber loss test sets, optical return loss meters, and lab instrumentation. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Tool combines insulation tester and DMM.

November 2, 2015

Suitable for troubleshooting and preventive maintenance applications, Fluke® 1587 FC Insulation Multimeter combines wireless digital insulation tester plus full-featured true-rms digital multimeter. Tool features VFD low-pass filter for accurate motor drive measurements, insulation tests of 0.01 MΩ to 2 GΩ, and insulation test voltages of 50, 100, 250, 500, and 1,000 V. For safety, meter includes auto-discharge of capacitive voltage and live circuit detection. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Coherent Optical Receivers feature bandwidth up to 70 GHz.

October 5, 2015

Pairing with LabMaster 10-65Zi-A oscilloscope, 70 GHz Model IQS70 provides system bandwidth of 65 GHz, delivering solution for characterizing 56 Gbaud communications systems and enabling detection up to 130 GBaud. For lower-rate applications, 42 GHz Model IQS42 provides test platform for up to 32 Gbaud DP-16QAM or DP-QPSK when used with 36 GHz LabMaster 10-36Zi-A. Optical-LinQ software runs within oscilloscope, providing measurement and visualization of optically modulated signals. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Bench LCR Meter offers sweep and bin sorting functions.

September 30, 2015

Equipped with USB, GPIB, and LAN interfaces, model 891 can measure inductance, capacitance, and DC resistance with 0.05% best impedance accuracy over fully adjustable test frequency range of 20 Hz to 300 kHz. Selectable test levels include 0.5 and 1 Vrms, and such features as 300-point linear and logarithmic sweep function, bin comparator, and remote control interfaces make this unit suited for characterizing components in lab, QC, and small volume production environments. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Electrical Equipment & Systems

DOCSIS 3.1-Compliant Devices foster multi-Gigabit delivery.

September 16, 2015

BCM3047, BCM31442 and BCM3222 enable Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) vendors to build and deploy DOCSIS 3.1-compliant equipment that supports multiple Gigabit cable broadband speeds over coax. While BCM31442 upstream burst receiver integrates ADC supporting up to 300 MHz upstream spectrum, BCM3047 single-chip downstream transmitter integrates DAC enabling transmission out to 1.2 GHz in cable plant. BCM3222 media access control (MAC) device supports up to 25 Gbps. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Pre-Terminated Cable helps maximize rack density.

July 23, 2015

Specifically designed for use with angled RapidNet panels, RapidNet RNS Short Body Cassette is available in Category 6 UTP and provides 6 ports per cassette or 24 ports in 1U. Ports come standard in black but are available in choice of colors, which can help define network features such as routes, services, hierarchies, or security levels. In addition, colors can be used to define connections within shared space, such as in co-location data centers. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Broadband Filter Sets support Brilliant Violet and UV dyes.

July 8, 2015

When used in conjunction with Brilliant Violet and Ultraviolet dyes, BUV395-3018A, BV421-3824A, and BV510-3825A Filter Sets allow microscopists to visualize molecules of small quantities or low expression within cell. For laser applications, including flow cytometry, emission filters are designed to block common laser lines of 355 nm and 405 nm. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fiber Microcable increases capacity in confined areas.

June 30, 2015

Available with 12–144 fibers from full range of OFS application-specific fibers, MiDia® FX Cable features optimized buffer tubes and jacket rifling designed for optimized air-blown installation performance using microducts. Mechanical and environmental protections are in compliance with Telecordia GR-20, and design helps facilitate fiber cable deployment. Increasing capacity and fiber density in space-limited areas as needed, product also provides flexibility for future technology upgrades.
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Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Laser Power/Energy Meter offers multiple display formats.

June 29, 2015

Featuring 320 x 240 pixel color display with 16 mm digits, StarBright offers digital display with bargraph or analog needle display. Unit measures power, single shot energy, repetitive energy, frequency, and beam size for company's thermal, pyroelectric, and photodiode laser sensors. Meter also measures irradiance and dosage for PD300RM radiometer sensors. When used with BeamTrack power/position/size sensors, StarBright can monitor laser beam size and track beam position to fractions of a mm. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Communication Systems & Equipment

Deep UV Bandpass Filters provide bandpasses as low as 122 nm.

June 15, 2015

Manufactured from MgF2 and UV grade fused silica, Deep UV Bandpass Filters come in 12 models with center wavelengths of 122, 193, 248, and 308 nm in diameters of 12.5, 25, and 50 mm. Each filter is mounted in aluminum ring for identification and system integration, as well as to protect it from damage and surface abrasions. Offering surface quality of 20-10 with clear aperture of >85%, filters are suited for fluorescence microscopy, Raman spectroscopy, Excimer lasers, and biological filtering. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Smart Power Meter provides real-time electricity usage.

May 13, 2015

Supporting up to 200 A current input for 3-phase power measurement, Model PM-3133-240 provides <0.5%, PF=1 accuracy. Unit can be applied to both low voltage primary side and medium/high voltage secondary side, helping users obtain accurate energy consumption data of monitored equipment. When working with SCADA software, meter can log real-time power consumption data and report to PC or smart devices. PM-3133-240 operates over wide input voltage range 10~500 Vac, offering worldwide compatibility. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Courseware/Labs enhance understanding of analog electronics.

May 7, 2015

Combining classroom study and laboratory exercises, Electronics Fundamentals 2nd Edition offers 40-semester hour course that integrates student textbook with lab manual. This analog electronics course, offering experiments written to reinforce hands-on circuit breadboarding and testing techniques, covers basic electronic theory and endows students with knowledge of electronic principles from Ohms' Law through combinational circuits utilizing active and passive components. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Gigabit Managed Ethernet Switches provide 6 ports.

April 20, 2015

Supporting 12~48 Vdc power input, LMX-0601G-SFP Series is designed with five 10/100/1000Tx Fast Ethernet ports and one dual rate 100/1000T SFP slot for fiber. Switches provide reverse polarity, EFT, surge (2,000 Vdc), and ESD (6,000 Vdc) protection. Redundant ring network function with RSTP and ITU-G.8032 support eliminates compatibility issues. Fanless and DIN-Rail/wall mountable, switches have external USB 2.0 port that allows users to export and save all configuration settings. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Diagnostic Test Tools find switching system faults.

April 1, 2015

Designed for Pickering PXI, PCI, or LXI products, eBIRST Switching System Test Tools identify faulty relays and display graphical representation of switching system’s PCB assembly, highlighting relays that need to be replaced. Three tools support 200-way LFH, 78-way D, and 50-way D connectors, while set of adapters allow connection to other connector types. Application program controls tools via USB2 connection that also provides power and controls switching system using Test Definition File. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Multimeters include 6½- and 7½-digit models.

March 10, 2015

With graphical capabilities, such as trend and histogram charts, and 4.3 in. color display, 6½-digit Keysight 34465A and 7½-digit Keysight 34470A help engineers visualize measurement data in multiple ways, accelerate acquisition of actionable information, and document results. Features include 3 acquisition modes, auto calibration, digital direct sampling techniques, and ability to measure low current (1 µA range with pA resolution) to accommodate very low power devices. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Optical Fiber Assembly makes use of OCT capabilities.

February 20, 2015

Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) optical fiber assembly capabilities enables building of optical fiber probes with flexible tip lensing designs to meet critical OCT imaging specifications, such as insertion loss, internal back reflection, beam size, and working distance. Fiber manufacturing can incorporate such unique features as select cutoff, specific numerical apertures, graded index fibers, and coreless fibers. Additionally, polishing and fiber tip shaping are available. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Power and Energy Meter measures lasers up to 120 kW.

February 18, 2015

With response time of <1 minute, 120K-W Laser Power Meter can measure very high power, fiber, IR, and Nd:YAG lasers. Portable unit consists of beam dump with overall dimensions of 50 x 50 cm, and water flow power measurement unit with 11 x 15 x 34 cm dimensions. Connecting to PC via RS-232 interface, meter includes software that displays and graphs power and water flow rate. It is suited for heavy-duty applications, such as deep penetration welding, drilling, and cutting large products in field. Read More