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How long should it take to polish a plate of 48 LC start to finish?



The short answer is around 15-20 minutes including loading and unloading.  The actual polish time usually doesn’t change as the quantity of connectors being polished increases.  The only thing that increases is the load time.  However, you should think about the types of cables you are polishing before moving to a large capacity plate.  For example, if your cable a bulky drop cables with short breakouts, feeding all the legs to the plate can be difficult and thus add more time to the entire process over plates with smaller qualities.

SM6AskFOCIconAnswered by AskFOC Technical Team June 19, 2015


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