Dirty connectors cause a major percentage of fiber optic network failures; the simplest prevention is to clean the connectors. TUOLIMA Fiber Optic Cleaning Pen is a good helper in cleaning the connector.
|Availability||for LC/MU connectors (1.25mm)|
|Length||18.2cm / 7.16in|
|Extendable length||21.8cm / 8.58in|
|Item size||18.2 * 1.7 * 1.7cm / 7.16 * 0.67 * 0.67in (L * W * H)|
|Item weight||20.8g / 0.73oz|
|Package size||18.5 * 2.5 * 2.5cm / 7.28 * 0.98 * 0.98in (L * W * H)|
|Package weight||32.2g / 1.13oz|
You can extend the life of the connector and minimize replacement costs if you keep the connector clean. So, owning this fiber optic tool kit is very necessary. Such a fiber pen cleaner will make your life more convenient and reduce costs. In the optical fiber communication, even if the optical fiber connector plug ends face with invisible dirt or small particles, may lead to the optical signal cut off, or cause the reflected wave damage to the optical fiber, or even damage the light source, causing significant damage to the overall communication system.
So before the fiber connector is connected, the fiber connector ferrule (male), and the device must be cleaned.