Fiber Optic Communication Systems & Equipment

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

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

All-Dry Fiber Microcable improves safety and productivity.

February 17, 2015

While improving safety and productivity, MiDia® Dry FX microcable helps reduce fiber cable installation expense. Fibers emerge from buffer tubes ready for fusion splicing or optical testing, eliminating need for cleaning products. Available in 3 constructions containing up to 144 fibers, product comes with bend-insensitive AllWave® + fiber. Entirely dry cable technology replaces gel-based filling and flooding compounds traditionally used to prevent spread of water in outside plant cables. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

KVM Matrix Switches/Extenders have hybrid fiber/CATx architecture.

February 16, 2015

Comprising matrix switches and extenders, TLX Series provides flexible and efficient, uncompressed signal architecture supporting fiber-optic and CATx connectivity. Extension and switching is possible for full, uncompressed 4K video with full color depth (4096 x 2160 resolution, 4-4-4 color depth) at 60 Hz frame rate using 2 fibers or CATx cables. Single laser, single-data-stream, 10 Gbps architecture supports delivery of uncompressed video, audio, and peripheral data. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

PM Fused Fiber Couplers/Splitters support ±50 nm operation.

February 6, 2015

By leveraging Fused Biconically Tapered (FBT) wavelength flattening technology, Ultra Broadband Polarization Maintaining (PM) Fused Fiber Couplers/Splitters support operation over bandwidths up to ±50 nm for polarization maintaining fibers (including Panda and Bow-Tie). These products support builds of expanding global imaging and sensor markets utilizing broader wavelength bandpass with highest path-matching accuracy for optimal system performance. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Fiber Couplers/Splitters support wide temperature range.

February 6, 2015

With fused biconically tapered platform, Sub-Zero Polarization Maintaining Fused 125 µm and 80 µm Fiber Couplers/Splitters operate from -55 to +85°C, without significant changes in Polarization Extinction Ratio. Components are small in size with low excess loss, optimal uniformity, and high directivity. Built to mil-aerospace standards and available in various split ratios, devices are suited for fiber gyros and sensors, instrumentation, harsh environment DTS and smart structures. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment, Software

Digital Multimeter integrates data visualization.

February 2, 2015

Integrating digital multimeter, digitizer for waveform capture, and capacitive touchscreen user interface, 7 ½-digit DMM7510 Graphical Sampling Multimeter is suited for device characterization, debugging, and analysis as well as production test/ATE. Multimeter provides 14 ppm basic 1-year DCV accuracy and measurement ranges to 100 mV, 1 Ω, and 10 µA. With 1 MS/sec, 18-bit digitizer, user can view and analyze current and voltage waveforms and transients without need for PC. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Digital Panel Meter measures voltage to 300 V and current to 5 A.

January 26, 2015

Able to measure voltage, current, and apparent power, ProVu® PD6400 is NEMA4X/IP65 rated for use in panel or field under harsh environmental conditions. Independent, field-selectable current and voltage inputs accept up to 300 V and 5 A (AC or DC), and 1/8 DIN size unit also accepts current transformer inputs for higher measurements. Dual-line display features LED digits and warning lights with adjustable brightness, and Modbus® capability (Slave) enables network integration. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment, Green & Clean

Power and Energy Meter supports BACnet MS/TP communication.

January 12, 2015

Featuring native BACnet MS/TP serial communication, Shark® 50B supplies power and energy data to building automation systems. Unit comes pre-programmed with 34 BACnet objects for seamless integration into existing BACnet networks. Meter also supports Modbus over TCP/IP so that it can communicate to stand-alone energy management system or energy dashboard. In addition to building automation, meter supports LEED projects and other green building initiatives. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Broadband Polarizers feature wide acceptance angles of ±40°.

January 9, 2015

Available in 25.4 mm and 38.1 mm diameters with thickness of 2.2 mm, Broadband Polarizers provide consistent transmitted contrast from 300–2,700 nm. Linear units are made with fused silica substrate and feature wide operating temperature of -50 to 80°C. Suited for use with uncollimated light sources, RoHS-compliant polarizers target broadband applications from UV to SWIR, where wire grid polarizers are not practical. Read More