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FX87

DWDM Tunable Laser Source (TLS)

The FX87 DWDM TLS can be tuned to any G.694.1 channel on the 50 GHz frequency grid over the C-band spectrum. Test applications include verifying end-end wavelength routing and troubleshooting passive Multiplexer and Demultiplexer network elements. Optimized for Fiber Deep, Metro and Core networks employing DWDM technology.

KEY FEATURES

  • Low Cost, Hand Held Tunable DWDM Laser Source
  • Fast Boot-up time and laser stabilization (< 5 seconds)
  • Full C-Band tuning (> 80 channels @ 50 GHz spacing)
  • Broadband Optical Power Meter (OPM) or Visual Fault Locator (VFL) option
  • Monochrome LCM, 128 x 64 pixels, LED backlight display
  • Li-Polymer rechargeable battery, > 8 hours operation
  • Non-volatile storage for > 900 measurements
  • Wired transfer of stored results to a PC via micro USB
  • PC software for OPM data transfer and report generation
  • Upload of stored results to VeEX R-Server workforce management system or Fiberizer™ Cloud via LT-Sync PC software
  • Rugged, polycarbonate case with impact resistant rubber boot, 1 meter drop tested
  • Splash and dust resistant keypad

KEY SPECIFICATIONS

Tunable Source

  • Wavelength Range: 1528.77 to 1563.86 nm
  • Frequency Range: 191.70 to 196.10 THz
  • 89 Channels
  • Channel spacing: 50 GHz (ITU G.694.1 grid)
  • Frequency accuracy: ± 2.5 GHz
  • Linewidth: 10 MHz
  • OSNR: 55 dB typical, SMSR: 35 dB minimum
  • Built-in wavelength locker (stable to within ±2.5 GHz)
  • Output Power: + 5 dBm (typical)
  • Laser Safety: Class 3B per IEC 60825-1:2014

Optical Power Meter (Optional)

  • Accuracy: ± 0.2 dB (5%)
  • WaveID support (using compatible VeEX source)
  • Display resolution: 0.01 dB
  • Measurement range:
    • Standard (PM1) version: -65 to +10 dBm
    • High (PM2) version: -50 to +25 dBm

Visual Fault Locator (Optional)

  • Wavelength: 650 ± 10 nm
  • Output level: 1 mW