Patchcords

Single fiber assemblies are employed whenever light must be transmitted over a certain distance along a convoluted path. FTO manufactures several grades of single fiber assemblies and cables. We specialize in making extremely rugged cables for harsh environments. Our assemblies can be customized based on your needs and specifications.

Features

  • Fiber materials: Fused silica, hard plastic clad silica, fluoride glass and plastic (POF)
  • Multimode step-index and graded-index fibers
  • Numerical aperture (NA): 0.10 to 0.53
  • Wavelength coverage: options spanning from Deep-UV to MIR (190 to 5500 nm)
  • Length up to 1000 m (3000 ft)
  • Up to three protective layers
  • Standard (SMA-905, FC, ST, etc.) or custom connectors, custom design ferrules
  • Standard temperature range: -40 °C to + 100 °C; both cryogenic and high temperature
    (up to 280 °C) available

Benefits

  • Flexibility in instrumentation design
  • Greater flexibility in plant layout
  • Increased reliability and reduced downtime

Applications

  • Link measurement equipment to process sampling
  • Deliver light to where it is needed

Industries

  • Spectroscopy
  • Process control
  • Petrochemical
  • Aerospace
  • Military
  • Academia
  • Research labs
  • Laser power delivery