Fiber Optic Amplifiers

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

Fiber Optic Products include flexible amplifier and cables.

March 3, 2016

Compact and flexible, FA1 fiber optic amplifier features adjustable signal level, selectable response time, multiple timer functions, and UL508 approval. Dual 4-digit LED displays, also included, aid programming and provide operational feedback. Respectively available for reflective and through beam applications, FUR and FUT fiber optic cables come in various fiber and head diameters.... Read More

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

Fiber Amplifier provides both analog and digital output.

February 18, 2016

Capable of sensing more than 10 ft with opposed mode fibers or more than 3 ft with diffuse mode fibers, DF-G3 Fiber Amplifier is suited for contrast matching, intensity monitoring, web guiding, and dense sensing point environments. Dual digital displays show both signal level and threshold simultaneously. Users can setup sensor remotely via multi-function input wire which can be configured to... Read More

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

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,... Read More

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

OFS to Present Five Technical Papers at BiOS / Photonics West Conferences

February 23, 2015

Norcross, Georgia – OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer, and supplier of innovative fiber optic products will present five papers, one of which is an invited paper, at SPIE's BiOS and Photonics West Conferences located at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California from 7 through 12 February 2015. The invited paper will be presented Tuesday, 10 February and is entitled "New... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Datalogic and SMI: An All-Italian Partnership for Packaging Machinery and Bottling Plant Production

July 24, 2014

Bologna – Datalogic, global leader in Automatic Data Capture and Industrial Automation markets, and world-class producer of bar code readers, mobile computers, sensors, vision systems and laser marking equipment, and the SMI Group, one of the world's largest producer of bottling plants and packaging machines, are pleased to announce their agreement for the exclusive supply of Datalogic... 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... 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... 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... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

OFS Brands EDF Products as RightWave(TM) EDF Product Family with Over 20,000 km Shipped

November 14, 2012

Somerset, New Jersey - OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of innovative fiber optic network products, today announced new branding for its erbium doped fiber (EDF) portfolio. With over thirty EDF products and more than 20,000 kilometers shipped over the past ten years, OFS has the industry's broadest EDF portfolio, which will now be known as the RightWave(TM) EDF Product Family.... 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... 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... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Mobius Photonics Granted U.S. Patent for Unique Fiber-Based Laser System

February 2, 2012

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Mobius Photonics, an innovative producer of short pulsed fiber laser sources (IR, green, and UV laser), has been granted a United States patent for "Fiber MOPA System without Stimulated Brillouin Scattering." The patent number is 8,009,705. The patent covers an optical fiber-based master oscillator power amplifier (MOPA) system that avoids stimulated Brillouin scattering... 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... Read More

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

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... 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... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

IPG Photonics' Broadband Amplifiers Achieve RUS Acceptance

July 31, 2009

Innovative and Cost-Effective Solutions Support Broadband Stimulus Initiatives of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 Oxford, MA, July 21, 2009 - IPG Photonics Corporation, the global leader in high-power fiber lasers and amplifiers, announced today that its EAR series of Erbium Fiber Amplifiers have been accepted by the Rural Utilities Service (RUS) of the United States Department... 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... 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.... Read More