Product Name: Polarisation Maintaining Optical Switch
The requirement to switch polarised light in fibre optic test stations is increasing. Santec have addressed this need with its new low loss, highly repeatable optical switch, OSX-100.
OSX-100 achieves a high PER >23 dB. It operates from 1250 to 1670 nm and has excellent repeatability of ± 0.005 dB. Insertion loss is < 1.0 dB. The instrument is provided as standard with 4 to 32 channels and with a choice of SC or FC connectors. Higher channel counts and customised fibre types are available upon request.
The OSX-100 is easy to incorporate into any test setup with SCPI commands via USB or Ethernet. A front-panel touchscreen is available as an option.