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OFS Extends FOX Solution® Home and Business Portfolio

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - FTTH Conference, Booth 401 - OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of innovative fiber optic network products and solutions, introduces three new products to its broad FOX Solution® Home and Business portfolio that enable deployment of fiber to and into the home or business. Designed and manufactured by OFS, these components continue to reinforce OFS as a...

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Optics & Photonics

ZWP Single-Mode Optical Fiber eliminates water peak defect.

With optimized bend radius, bend loss, and polarization mode dispersion (PMD),- AllWave®+- full-spectrum Zero Water Peak (ZWP) single-mode optical fiber meets demands of FTTx, Metro, and Backhaul networks. Nominal mode field diameter of 9.2 micron- minimizes splice loss to existing single-mode fibers. Compliant with ITU-T G.652.D and G.657.A1, fiber can prevent network disruptions from...

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Optics & Photonics

Double Clad Optical Fibers serve fiber laser applications.

Intended for high-power fiber laser applications, TrueLase™ Ytterbium Doped Cladding Pumped Fiber (Yb 20/400 LMA DCF) and TrueLase Passive Double Clad fiber (20/400 LMA DCF) are both matched for splice optimization and laser cavity efficiency. Products feature tight core concentricity control as- well as uniform fiber properties across draw and are designed to provide high clad absorption and...

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Optics & Photonics

Fiber Laser Cavity outputs up to 1 kW.

Made possible via its core architecture and fiber design, 1 Kilowatt TrueMode™ Fiber Laser Cavity offers complete package with matched components that deliver 1 kW of true single-mode output. This laser cavity, featuring package design that accommodates use of customer-selected pump diode, helps simplify multi-kW system designs.

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Optics & Photonics

OFS Launches TrueLase(TM) Optical Fibers for Fiber Laser Applications

Somerset, New Jersey- — OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer, and supplier of innovative fiber laser components, today announced the launch of its new TrueLase™ Double Clad Optical Fibers for high power fiber laser applications. These new OFS fibers are TrueLase Ytterbium Doped Cladding Pumped Fiber (Yb 20/400 LMA DCF) and TrueLase Passive Double Clad fiber (20/400 LMA DCF), both of which...

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Optics & Photonics

Rad-Hard PM Fiber performs for extended durations.

GyroSil® Rad-Hard PM Optical Fiber has 80 μm OD cladding and is bend-insensitive, enabling long lengths to be wound on small diameter coils. Manufactured without germanium, pure silica core fiber enables fiber optic gyroscopes to perform at higher radiation level for extended durations. Birefringent fiber has center wavelength of 1,550 nm and outer coating diameter of 145 μm. Suitable...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Industrial Cabling features crimp and cleave connectors.

Featuring Low Smoke Zero Halogen cable construction, Graded Index HCS® Optical Fiber Cabling with SC Crimp and Cleave connectors operates from -20 to +105°C while offering resistance to abrasion, vibration, and industrial chemicals. Cable systems support fast (100 Mbps) and Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbps) data rates and are compatible with most common GBIC transceivers. Suited for indoor and...

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Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Fiber Identifier detects signal on bend-insensitive fiber.

By using local detection technology to detect optical signals passing through fiber, FITEL® Right-Bend™ Tool identifies bend-insensitive optical fibers. Unit works by clamping onto fiber and inducing safe macrobend, enabling small amount of light to escape. By collecting and analyzing light, instrument detects presence of network traffic, test tones, and continuous wave signals and can...

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Materials

Multimode Fibers improve connectivity in data centers.

With properties that can provide extra margin (headroom) in 10, 40, and 100 Gbps applications, 50 micron multimode fibers, including LaserWave® FLEX bend-optimized fiber, promote network design flexibility and reliability. For 50 micron multimode fibers meeting OM4, OM3, and OM2 standards, 850 nm attenuation specification is ≤2.2 dB/km. Clad diameter tolerance- is 125.0 mm- ±0.8 mm, clad...

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Materials

Single-Mode Fibers meet/exceed in-building bend requirements.

With performance superior to and compliant with both ITU-T G.657.B3 and G.652.D recommendations, AllWave® FLEXMax Fiber provides less than 0.10 dB of 1,550 nm loss at- 5 mm bend radius. Capacities suit in-building and connectivity applications. Superior to and compliant with G.657.B3 and fully compatible with G.652.D fibers, EZ-Bend® Fiber offers less than 0.20 dB of 1,550 nm loss at- 2.5 mm...

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