Fiber Optic Amplifiers

Communication Systems & Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Electronic Components & Devices

Discrete Fiber Amplifier offers long-range sensing capability.

December 11, 2015

Used with plastic and glass fiber optic assemblies, DF-G3 can sense more than 10 ft with opposed mode fibers or more than 3 ft with diffuse mode fibers. Power increases detection reliability for dark targets at long range and enhances detection sensitivity when using specialty fiber assemblies for large area and small part detection applications. Available with 1 or 2 dual discrete outputs, amplifier features dual digital displays that simultaneously show signal level and threshold. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Fiber Optic Amplifier features fast response rate.

May 20, 2014

Able to achieve 10 µsec response time with 5 µsec repeatability, DF-G2 provides visibility-optimized, dual digital display for signal level and threshold values. Interface facilitates setup and programming through displays and switches and buttons or via remote input teach wire. Complete user control is available regarding manipulation of all operating parameters, including switch point threshold, light/dark operate, output timing functions, electronic gain level, and sensor response speed. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Fiber Amplifier supports IO-Link communication.

December 13, 2013

Able to achieve point-to-point communication for complete configuration/monitoring, DF-G1 increases sensing capabilities for diverse applications. Along with intuitive interface, dual display, and digital readouts, features include mechanical design with optimized fiber clamp that facilitates use while also promoting stable sensing performance, thermally stable electronics, cross-talk avoidance algorithm, and 32-bit microprocessor with 12-bit ADC. Response speeds are as fast as 200 µsec. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Raman and Hybrid-EDFA Amplifiers support 100+ Gbps transmission.

September 26, 2013

Available as customized line-cards, managed subsystems, or super-modules for next generation networks, Raman and Hybrid Raman-Erbium Doped Amplification Solutions include embedded span diagnostics that confirm unbroken fiber path, ensuring safe operation while optimizing performance and identifying fault locations. Play-and-play units also offer multi-port flexible-channel grid optical channel monitoring, which rapidly measures channel frequencies and power in customer-defined channel bandwidth. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Fiber Optic Amplifier optimizes flexibility via programmability.

February 29, 2012

Programmable for range of applications and conditions, DF-G1 Expert simultaneously shows signal level and threshold via 2 digital displays. TEACH and SET methods let users modify response time, signal level, and sensitivity. This flexibility lets unit support diverse sensing requirements, including low contrast situations, small object detection, and parts in place verification. Sensing output is compatible for interfacing with all standard PLCs, HMIs, and other machine control systems. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Fiber Amplifier features dual display.

February 27, 2012

Powered by 32-bit microprocessor with 12-bit ADC, DF-G1 Expert(TM) provides response speeds of 200 µsec and 500 µsec. Unit enables full manual manipulation of operating parameters, including switch point threshold, light operate or dark operate, various output timing functions, electronic gain level, and sensor response speed. Measuring 10 mm wide, amplifier mounts to 35 mm DIN rail and features thermally stable electronics that minimize warm-up drift and enable side-by-side mounting. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Optical Fiber Amplifiers are compact, and power-efficient.

October 3, 2011

HYDRA series allows for up to 4 independent, low-noise amplifiers in one 19 in. benchtop enclosure or 10 x 12 x 3 cm form factor optical module. Products can be fully customized in terms of port-count and output power, and both C- and L-band amplification are offered. Series suits telecom equipment manufactures and R/D labs that require numerous, low-noise amplifiers for use in large-scale transmission testbeds. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Raman Amplifiers include automatic gain control.

March 11, 2011

In combination with erbium-doped fiber amplifiers, HPU42000 Series Amplifiers optimize optical signal-to-noise ratio and compensate for optical loss resulting from optical transmission lines and optical components. With built-in AGC function, output power per channel at each amplifier is kept constant by controlling gain automatically, optimizing integration in transmission systems. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

High-Bandwidth RF Amplifier suits FTTH systems.

October 28, 2010

Supporting operation to 1 GHz, ACA2604 RF amplifier is designed to optimized data delivery over FTTH and RF-over-Glass (RFoG) systems. Unit forms optical to electrical interface and is driven by forward path photodiode in fiber optic RF receiver. Operating from +5 volt supply, 5 x 5 x 1 mm SMT product offers operating frequency from 50-1,000 MHz, with input noise of 4.5 pA/rtHz and 22 dB gain adjust. Unit does not require transformer for interface to photodiode. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Plastic Fiber Optic Amps can reduce wiring by up to 70%.

November 16, 2009

Intended for plastic fiber optic cables, SU18 and SU19 Photoelectric Fiber Optic Sensors feature multiple detection modes, selectable timing functions, remote teach capability, and 4-in-1(TM) output. Latter automatically selects NPN light/dark on and PNP light/dark on output options from single sensor. While SU18 series is available in pushbutton or potentiometer adjustable versions, SU19 series offers 4-digit, percentage-of-light-received LED display and glass detection mode. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

In-Line Fiber Amplifiers move data at speed of light.

November 3, 2009

Suited for businesses with time-sensitive data needs, 1U DRA and DBA line amplification units optimize existing fiber optics infrastructure by maximizing data throughput to create reliable fiber optic networks for enterprise data transmission. In realistic test bed running 40 channels of 10 Gb/s data, XKL DRA achieved 1-way latency of 6.071 ms (fiber plus equipment latency) over 1,231 km of fiber. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Erbium Doped Fiber Amplifier offers custom configurability.

August 7, 2009

Intended for 1,550 nm optical transmission networks, WaveSmart PowerNode 1550 EDFA offers custom wavelengths and user-defined power output levels for distribution of optical signals. Internal microprocessor provides real-time monitoring and control for operating status of pump and I/O optical power. Warning information will be generated in case of amplifier failure and in critical condition, pump laser will be automatically switched off when no optical power is available. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Tapered Amplifier targets atomic and precision spectroscopy.

June 15, 2009

New Focus(TM) TA-7600 series amplifier features tapered structure that maintains minimized power densities even after amplification. Capable of delivering over 1 W output power, unit offers fiber-coupled input which allows for simplified alignment. Constant power mode, monitor for input power, and front- and back-end isolation features are also included. Unit is compatible with New Focus Vortex(TM) II Precision Laser and with 767, 780, 795, and 852 wavelengths. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Fiber Optic Amplifiers incorporate digital display.

May 8, 2009

Available for DIN-rail mounting (DIN/EN 50022), fiber-optic amps feature design elements, such as 8-digit, 14-segment LCD and 31 x 60 x 10 mm housing, that permit stacking in large numbers and space-restricted areas. Distance can be set by means of teach-in (including dynamic), with additional manual fine adjustment, and increments of less than 1 mm across whole sensing range ensure precision. Along with 20-200 mm setting range, devices attain switching frequencies of up to 4 kHz. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Plastic Fiber Optic Amplifiers offer 4-in-1 output.

May 1, 2009

Featuring multiple detection modes, selectable timing functions, and remote teach, SU18 and SU19 Photoelectric Fiber Optic Amplifiers each deliver NPN light on, NPN dark on, PNP light on, or PNP dark on output options. Locking lever secures fiber optic cable to sensor, while press-and-click feature facilitates DIN rail mounting and removal. Series SU18 is available in pushbutton teach or potentiometer adjustable models, while SU19 Series can be gang-mounted with up to 18 amplifiers. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Fiber-Optic Amps offer flexibility, programming options.

December 16, 2008

Equipped with dual digital display, WLL190T-2 series can be used in stand-alone mode or as part of bus with up to 16 sensors connected together. Another fiber-optic amplifier, WLL170T-2, offers teach-in options with either on-amplifier adjustment or adjustment via external teach wire. Units are suited for part detection tasks in electronics, pharmaceutical, assembly and handling, and robotics industries. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Fiber Optic Amplifiers feature dual digital displays.

September 2, 2008

Model D2RF series amplifiers feature programming format offering 6 teaching modes including auto teach, zone teaching, and glass teaching mode. They include 2 x 4-digit displays for verification of light received level and threshold level, which also aid in setup and programming of devices. Equipped with selectable one-shot, off-delay, and on-delay timers, units are available in 2 output configurations and outputs can be set to 60 µs response. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Fiber Optic Sensors feature dual 4-digit display.

June 8, 2006

Available with NPN or PNP outputs, Accu-Vue(TM) Fiber Optic Amplifiers incorporate one-touch auto-teach, and built-in timer functions ranging from 250 µsec to 20 sec. Sensor features auto power control to maintain constant light emission level over life of sensor and adjustable response times of 50 µsec. Applications include parts presence, label detection, error proofing, and thread detection. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Amplifier Module measures only 7.5 mm thick.

May 15, 2006

Ultra-thin PureGain 400 erbium doped fiber amplifier module is designed to work within stringent space constraints found in transponder and line card applications. It can be used in pre-amp configuration, which enables high receiver sensitivity without trans-impedance amplifier, or booster configuration, which enables high launch power in advanced transmitter designs. Utilizing standard optical components, amplifier is compatible with Telcordia requirements. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Fiber Optic Amplifiers permit stacking in large numbers.

February 1, 2006

DIN rail mounted Series 3060 features housing width of 10 mm, switching frequency of 1.5 kHz, and sensing range of 0-200 mm, depending on optical fibers used. Using 12-turn potentiometer with illuminated scale, operating distance can be adjusted between 20 and 200 mm. Switching output can be set to either light- or dark-ON directly on device. Available with both red and blue light, IP64-rated units are largely insensitive to environmental influences. Read More