Monthly Archives: April 2008

Fujikura FSM-50R Fusion Splicer

The Fujikura FSM-50R Ribbon Fusion Splicer has an auto load feature that provides fast and easy splicing. The FSM-50R has an improved tube heater with shrinks in about 45 seconds. Key Features:

  • Suitable for Ribbon Fiber Splicing
  • FSM-50R12 : Splicing up to 12-Fiber Ribbon
  • FSM-50R8 : Splicing up to 8-Fiber Ribbon
  • Cladding Alignment with fixed v-grooves
  • Dual-directional operating system
  • Arc calibration-free system
  • Automatic fiber loading system
  • Large Capacity slot-in battery
  • Simple operation steps

The Fastest Fusion Splicers on the Market

When it comes to high-volume fiber splicing, you want to be able to operate quickly. The following are some of the current lineup of the fastest fusion splicers on the market and their associated splicing speeds: Fujikura FSM-60S: Fiber Splicing Speed: 9 Seconds Sleeve Heating Speed: 30 Seconds Total Splice Time: 39 seconds Sumitomo Type-39: Fiber Splicing Speed: 9 Seconds Sleeve Heating Speed: 30 Seconds Total Splice Time: 39 seconds Fujikura FSM-50S: Fiber Splicing Speed: 9 Seconds Sleeve Heating Speed: 35 Seconds Total Splice Time: 44 seconds For those accustomed to old fusion splicers that take a minute or longer just to splice the fiber these models must be the subjects of their daydreams. Let me know if I missed any of the other top models when it comes to high-speed fiber and fusion splicers!