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SMX-7QS-Tfor existing customers only

SMX-7QS-T is a white-light and phase-shift interferometer for inspection of single fiber ST, FC, SC, LC, MU, E2000 (PC and APC), small format multi-fiber MT-RJ (PC and APC), SMA and special connectors. SMX-7QS-T is a perfect solution for tense production lines due to high testing speed, resolution of 1.3 micron, compact and lightweight design.

The device connects to a laptop or desktop computer via two USB 2.0 cables and is supplied with the industry-leading MaxInspect™ software for interferometric inspection of fiber optic connectors.

SMX-7QS-T brochure

Features and Benefits

High resolution 2D and 3D surface profiles

Explore surface details as small as 1.3 µm.

Fast measurements

Measure single fiber connector as quickly as 1 second.

Compact and portable design

Make high quality measurements in the field.

Industry-leading MaxInspect™ automated inspection software

Measure radius of curvature, apex offset, fiber height etc.

Microscopy mode

Visually inspect connector end face prior to measurement

Compliance to industry standards

Test per IEC, Telcordia or your own Pass/Fail criteria.

Specification

System

Measurement technique:
non-contact; Michelson interferometry
Lens:
NA = 0.25; reference flatness error < λ/50
Illuminator:
green LED (530 nm)
Field of view:
d = 1 mm
Lateral resolution:
1.3 µm
Magnification:
500× (the digital zoom turned off)
Focus:
manual and short range auto
Maximum image size:
1280 x 1024 px
Best suitable for connectors/ferrules (PC and APC):
SC, FC, ST, LC, MU, E2000, SMA, MT-RJ

Measurement

Measurement mode:
phase shift and white light
Scanning and calculation time:

Measurement time may vary depending on computer performance and connector end face shape.
1* sec
* 48 MHz, standard single fiber connector
Repeatability C.F.*:
*Values calculated from 30 consecutive measurements without interaction on connector between measurements (connector fixed).
ROC: 0.1 %
Fiber Height: 0.3 nm
Angles: 0.0001 deg
Apex Offset: 0.02 µm
Repeatability C.R.*:
*Values calculated from 30 consecutive measurements with removing and inserting connector between measurements (connector reloaded).
ROC: 0.16 %
Fiber Height: 0.4 nm
Angles: 0.006 deg
Apex Offset: 0.50 µm

Recommended Environment

Temperature:
+20°C… +24°C
Pressure:
700 – 850 mm mercury
Humidity:
5 – 75%, non-condensing

Dimensions and Weight

Dimensions (H × W × L):
93 × 130 × 150 mm (3.66 × 5.12 × 5.9 inches)
Weight:
2.2 kg (4.8 lbs)

Power

Power consumption:
5 V, 0.7 A maximum, charged from PC via two USB cables

System Requirements

Recommended:
Windows 7
Intel Core i5 / Core i7
4GB RAM or higher
Built-in Intel USB 2.0 controller

Accessories

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SMX-F-1.25/APC-LC

LC/APC connector fixture for measuring LC connectors with APC end face.

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SMX-F-1.6/PC

1.6/PC connector fixture for measuring 1.6 mm connectors with PC end face.

SMX-F-2.0/PC

2.0/PC connector fixture for measuring 2.0 mm connectors with PC end face.

SMX-F-2.5/PC

2.5/PC connector fixture for measuring SC, FC and ST connectors with PC end face.

SMX-F-2.5/APC-SC

SC/APC connector fixture for measuring SC connectors with APC end face.

SMX-F-2.5/APC-FC-R and SMX-F-2.5/APC-FC-N

FC/APC-R connector fixture for measuring FC connectors of type R (key width is 2 mm) with APC end face.
FC/APC-N connector fixture for measuring FC connectors of type N (key width is 2.14 mm) with APC end face.

SMX-F-E2000/PC

E2000/PC connector fixture for measuring E2000 connectors with PC end face.

SMX-F-E2000/APC

E2000/APC connector fixture for measuring E2000 connectors with APC end face.

SMX-F-SMA/PC

3.2/SMA connector fixture for measuring SMA 905 and SMA 906 connectors.

SMX-F-MTRJ/PC

MTRJ/PC ferrule fixture for measuring MT-RJ ferrules with PC end face.

SMX-F-MTRJ/APC

MTRJ/APC ferrule fixture for measuring MT-RJ ferrules with APC end face.

Sample Images