Tag Archives: connectors

Advantages of Connectorized Fiber Optic Sensors

Where it is desirable to separate the sensor electronics from the measuring probes, fiber optic cables can be connectorized using PHILTEC’s simple knurled finger tight design. Some reasons for connectorized fiber optic cables: Easy replacement of damaged tips Substitution of alternate tips Removal of electronics from machinery without removing sensor tips Interchangeability of different tips … Continue reading

February 10, 2020 Blog, Detectors, Fiber Optics, PHILTEC

Sumix and 3M Introduce New Expanded Beam Optical Connector

Sumix Corporation announces its collaboration in support of the introduction and implementation of the new 3M™ Expanded Beam Optical Connector. Sumix developed and introduced a new adapter for the industry leading Manta-W+ fiber inspection microscope to effectively inspect and test the new connector end face. The 3M™ Expanded Beam Optical Connector is based on a … Continue reading

April 28, 2019 Blog, Detectors, Fiber Optics, Sumix

Sumix Simplifies and Speeds Up Inspecting Multi-Fibre Connectors

Sumix Corporation has announced a revolutionary technology for inspecting Multi-fibre Push-on (MPO) connectors. The company’s Manta-W+ fibre inspection microscope is the industry’s only solution offering automated inspection of MPO connectors with analysis and pass/fail testing by capturing all fibre terminations simultaneously. Multi-Fibre Push-On connectors (MPO) and MTP (a trademark of US Conec) are increasingly used … Continue reading

March 3, 2019 Blog, Fiber Optics, Sumix