Fusion Splicer Buyers Guide

ITEM

Fujikura FSM 70S

Skycom T-207X

Alignment System (PAS)

Applicable type of fibers

SM(ITU-T G.652), MM(ITU-T G.651), DS(ITU-T G.653), NZDS(ITU-T G.655)

SM, MM, NZ-DS, EDF ,Pigtail, Rubber-insulated wire Series

Applicable fiber dimensions

Cladding diameter : 80 to 150µm, Coating diameter : 100 to 1000µm

Cladding diameter:80-150μm;Coating diameter:100-1000μm

Splicing modes

Total 100 modes

50 groups

Typical splice loss

0.02dB with SM, 0.01dB with MM, 0.04dB with DS and 0.04dB with NZDS.

0.02dB(SM), 0.01dB(MM), 0.04dB(NZDS), 0.04dB(EDF)

Return loss

>60dB

>60dB

Splicing & heating time

Splices & heats in 39 seconds

Typical 8 seconds (splicing time)

Tube heater / heating time

Typical 25 seconds (heating machine)

Applicable protection sleeve

60mm, 40mm and Fujikura FPS01 series.

60mm, 40mm,20mm

Storage of splice result

splice data : 2000, image data : 100

6000 results

Tension test

1.96 to 2.25N

2N

Operating condition

0 to 5,000m above sea level, 0 to 95%RH and -10 to 50 degC and up to 15m/s wind velocity, respectively.

0-5000m above sea level, -10-50℃ Max wind velocity of 15m/s

Dimensions

146W х159Dх150H [mm] excluding rubber foot.

130(W)*135(D)*130(H)

Weight

2.6kg with AC adaptor, 2.8kg with battery BTR-09.

2.49kgs including battery

Viewing method and display

Two CMOS cameras and 4.73" color LCD monitor.

5 inch color LCD monitor

Fiber view and magnification

X / Y (320X magnification), or both X and Y simultaneously (200X magnification).

X/Y (400X magnification), both X and Y simultaneously (220X magnification).

Power supply

Applicable voltage from 100 to 240V AC or 10 to 15V DC with ADC-18. 14.8V DC with BTR-09.

AC 100-240V adapter, Li-battery (8000mAH), DC 12V Inner lithium battery:11.1V, 6AH

No.of splice cycles with battery

Typical 160 cycles (splice / tube heat) with BTR-09.

Typical 200 cycles (splice/tube heat)

Electrode life

3000 arc-discharges

3000

Terminals

USB2.0(Mini-B) connector for PC communication.(slave), 6-pin Mini-DIN connector for HJS power supply.

USB

Dust, shock, water-proof

Rugged contruction providing shock, dust and moisture resistance

Rugged contruction providing shock, dust and moisture resistance

Auto-start heating

Auto-start tube heater

Auto-start tube heater

Fujikura Splicers

Model number: FSM-

70S

60S

60R

18S

18R

11S/R

50S1

50R12/R81

45F

45PM

17S1

17R1

Alignment method (PAS)

core

core

cladding V-groove

cladding V-groove

cladding V-groove

cladding

core

cladding

core

core

cladding

cladding

Fibre count (max)

1

1

1~12

1

1~4

1/4

1

12/8

1

1

1

4

Portable

very

very

very

very

very

highly

very

very

 

 

very

very

Single mode splice time (s)

9

20

11

20

15/20

9

20

20

45

11

20

Weight (Kg)

2.3

2.1

2.1

2.1

0.8

2.8

2.2

5.5

6.1

2.1

2.2

Monitor position

multi

multi

multi

multi

multi

multi

multi

multi

rear

rear

multi

multi

Splices per charge

160

90

160

90

30

60

70

N/A

N/A

80

70

Applicable fibres

Average typical splice loss (dB)

SM (ITU-T G.652)

0.02

0.05

0.05

0.05

0.05

0.02

0.05

0.02

0.02

0.05

0.05

MM (ITU-T G.651)

0.01

0.01

0.02

0.02

0.02

0.01

0.02

0.01

0.01

0.02

0.02

DS (ITU-T G.653)

0.04

0.08

0.08

0.08

0.08

0.04

0.08

0.04

0.04

0.08

0.08

NZDS (ITU-T G.655)

0.04

0.08

0.08

0.08

0.08

0.04

0.08

?

?

0.08

0.08

Large diameter (≤1,000µm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

?

?

 

 

Reduced cladding (≥80µm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

?

?

 

 

PM (Panda)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.06

 

 

PM (Bowtie)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.06

 

 

PM (TIGER)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.06

 

 

Notes:

1) Discontinued

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