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hi Does anyone know about lpg?????? please help me :-(


November 13, 2014, 10:53 am

my grating image attached. i have a waveguide. wveguide core:PMMA_DR1 & waveguide clad:PVA i have 3 mod in waveguide. my RI diffrent is about of 0.005 to 0.02 i writing grating and my grating perio... Read more »

Bend radius for normal SMF...


July 21, 2014, 3:32 pm

I suspect I'm good, from what I can find, but I'm not finding exactly what I'd like to find, so I'm going to ask here and see if anyone still reads the group while I'm at it... I bought an ADC/T... Read more »

By the time 2016 transceiver module market will reach $3.3 billion


May 26, 2014, 8:13 am

With the development of the technology of 100 - Gbps, adjustable SFP + optical transceiver module market is the overall expansion.According to the latest release Infonetics 40 g / 10 g / 100 g optica... Read more »

How to tell angled connector visually ?


January 25, 2014, 12:46 am

I am not a laser scientist, I am just building an instrument which utilises a laser. I have ordered a laser with the _straight_ OzOptics FC-style high -power output connector. The laser arrived, a... Read more »

SMF-28 attenuation vs wavelength


November 14, 2013, 2:37 pm

Hi, I'm looking for the fibre SMF-28 attenuation vs wavelength in the range 1550 - 1630 nm. I just can find the typical 0.2 dB/km. Regards, Stephane. Read more »

Ando AQ-7902C Floppy Memory Manual?


April 24, 2013, 12:47 am

Does anyone have a PDF they can Share? Clem Read more »

Flawed fiber-optic imaging patent?


February 23, 2013, 7:24 pm

There's a patent claiming to image an object directly through a single fibe r. If true, that would represent a significant breakthrough over the use of a imaging fiber-optic bundle. A PDF of the p... Read more »

Condux Fiber Optic Blower 08761306 for sale


December 1, 2012, 4:28 pm

I have Condux Fiber Optic Blower 08761306 for sale on ebay. 2 more days before the auction is close. Link: http://www.ebay.com/itm/110983798822?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649 Read more »

Glands for ready-made patch cords


November 25, 2012, 6:34 am

We have media converters inside standard metal electrical enclosures. All t= he cables entering the enclosure are fed through standard IP55 glands at gl= and plate at the bottom of the enclosure. Wha... Read more »

Polarizing Beam Splitter Cube Delamination


November 18, 2012, 8:00 pm

Hi: 1-What causes polarization coating (the hypogenous interface) of a Polarizing Beam Splitter Cube go bad and sometimes delaminated? I could think of humidity+temperature. 2-Do you of any company ... Read more »

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Flawed fiber-optic imaging patent?


There's a patent claiming to image an object directly through a single fibe r. If true, that would represent a significant breakthrough over the use of a imaging fiber-optic bundle. A PDF of the p... Read more »

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Fiber novice makes progress


As I said in my original missive 4 months back, this really belongs in something like comp.lan.fiber, or sci.fiber.basics but there are no such groups. Starting from more or less nowhere, I've gott... Read more »

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doping profile and refractive index profile of optical fiber amplifier


Does anyone know how to measure the doping profile and refractive index profile of optical fiber amplifier? Read more »

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SDH Interoperability.


Hi All My question is regarding the inter-operability of SDH Systems from different vendors. I hope I have reached the correct forum....if not please ignore. Here is the scenario: 1) Case 1: Nortel A... Read more »