There are solutions to ensure that clean fibers will provide clean connections. Very simply, in addition to using clean test cords and keeping them clean at all times, the step of cleaning connectors during the installation phase must become a mandatory part of the process. Every company needs to have an approved cleaning procedure.
FOC helpful tips on ensuring clean fiber connections include:
- Following approved cleaning procedures is the first step in prevention
- Clean connectors maximize the performance of the network and reduce repair cost
Prevention is that simple. Cleaning saves time and money.
READ THE BLOG: Ensuring Clean Fiber Connections
Additional resources from the FOC team include:
- Glossary, Acronyms, Military Specifications for Connectors: http://bit.ly/2a2EFn8
- Q&A Resource: email technical questions to AskFOC@focenter.com
Have questions about this FOC Tip?
Contact FOC with questions at: (800) 473-4237 / 508-992-6464 or email: FiberOpticCenter@focenter.com and we will respond ASAP.