SMX-7QSfor existing customers only
SMX-7QS 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 features the resolution of 1.1 micron, light weight and compact size.
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.
Features and Benefits
High resolution 2D and 3D surface profiles
Explore surface details as small as 1.1 µm.
Measure single fiber connector in 3 seconds.
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, core dip, etc.
Visually inspect connector end face prior to measurement
Compliance to industry standards
Test per IEC, Telcordia or your own Pass/Fail criteria.
Measurement time may vary depending on computer performance and connector end face shape.
* 48 MHz, standard single fiber connector.
*Values calculated from 30 consecutive measurements without interaction on connector between measurements (connector fixed).
Fiber Height: 0.3 nm
Angles: 0.0001 deg
Apex Offset: 0.02 µm
*Values calculated from 30 consecutive measurements with removing and inserting connector between measurements (connector reloaded).
Fiber Height: 0.4 nm
Angles: 0.006 deg
Apex Offset: 0.50 µm
Dimensions and Weight
Intel Core i5 / Core i7
4GB RAM or higher
Built-in Intel USB 2.0 controller
Connector Fixturessee All Fixtures
1.25/PC connector fixture for measuring LC and MU connectors with PC end face.
MU/APC connector fixture for measuring MU connectors with APC end face.
LC/APC connector fixture for measuring LC connectors with APC end face.
1.25/APC connector fixture for measuring 1.25 mm ARINC 801 connectors with APC end face (with 30° key).
1.6/PC connector fixture for measuring 1.6 mm connectors with PC end face.
2.0/PC connector fixture for measuring 2.0 mm connectors with PC end face.
2.5/PC connector fixture for measuring SC, FC and ST connectors with PC end face.
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.
E2000/PC connector fixture for measuring E2000 connectors with PC end face.
E2000/APC connector fixture for measuring E2000 connectors with APC end face.
3.2/SMA connector fixture for measuring SMA 905 and SMA 906 connectors.
MTRJ/PC ferrule fixture for measuring MT-RJ ferrules with PC end face.
MTRJ/APC ferrule fixture for measuring MT-RJ ferrules with APC end face.