SMX-8QMfor existing customers only
SMX-8QM is a white-light and phase-shift interferometer for inspection of MT, MT-RJ, MTP/MPO (PC and APC), SMA connectors/ferrules in a single scan. The interferometer features high testing speed, compact design and a large field of view with the ability to test 16 fibers per row and up to 120 fibers per single scan.
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 2.2 µm.
Largest field of view of up to 5700 μm
Measure connector from guide hole to guide hole.
Measure multi-fiber connectors as quickly as 6 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.
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.
* 48MHz, MT12 connector with small X, Y angles
*Values calculated from 30 consecutive measurements without interaction on connector between measurements (connector fixed).
Fiber Height: 1.2 nm
Angles: 0.0004 deg
*Values calculated from 30 consecutive measurements with removing and inserting connector between measurements (connector reloaded).
Fiber Height: 1.3 nm
Angles: 0.005 deg
Dimensions and Weight
Intel Core i5 / Core i7
4GB RAM or higher
Built-in Intel USB 2.0 controller
Connector Fixtures see All Fixtures
MTP/MPO APC female connector fixture for measuring MTP/MPO female connectors with APC end face.
MTP/MPO APC male connector fixture for measuring MTP/MPO male connectors with APC end face.
MTP/MPO PC female connector fixture for measuring MTP/MPO female connectors with PC end face.
MTP/MPO PC male connector fixture for measuring MTP/MPO male connectors with PC end face.
MT/PC ferrule fixture for measuring ferrules with PC end face.
MT/APC ferrule fixture for measuring MT ferrules 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.