Highly Stable Handheld Fiber Optic Light Source

Toronto, Canada – GAO Instruments  is offering its handheld fiber optic light source which is designed for the maintenance of CATV and telecommunications networks. It can be used in conjunction with other types of test equipment such as power meters and fiber identifiers to test fiber optic cables.

This compact and easy-to-use optical light source, model C0220004, offers high accuracy and reliability for evaluating a wide range of optical devices and systems including WNM. It features 1 to 4 output wavelengths including 650 nm red sources, 1310/1550 nm wavelengths for single mode fiber and 850/1300 nm wavelengths for multimode fiber to meet specific requirements. Other wavelengths are available to meet specific needs.

This high performance handheld fiber optic light source operates at two frequencies: CW, 2 Hz modulation output at 650nm and CW, 270 Hz, 1 kHz, 2 kHz modulation output at other wavelengths. It is powered by 3 AA 1.5 V Alkaline batteries which allows for a very long continual operation time of up to 45 h. Its optional auto-off function will make the instrument deactivated after 10 minutes of the idle time ensuring a long battery life.

This handheld fiber optic light source belongs to GAO’s family of Light Source which includes a lot of similar products that the user need. Another featured and advanced product is Handheld Optical Power Multi Meter which integrates an optical source and optical power meter into one device and has a large memory capacity up to 200 groups test data. A series of similar instruments such as Portable Fiber Optic Visual Light Source, Handheld Laser Source and Handheld Adjustable Light Source all have various functions that the user may need.

For sales inquiries please contact:

1-877 585-9555 ext. 601 – Toll Free (USA & Canada)

1-416 292-0038 ext. 601 – All Other Areas



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