Connectors and Dust Caps

FC Connectors—Features/Specifications Common to all FC Connectors

  • Ferrules—Precision machined zirconia
  • Universal threaded coupling with position key
  • Supports single and multi-mode fiber
  • Typical light loss < 0.5dB
  • 500 mate/demated cycles
  • Operating temperature: -67°F to 185°F
    (-55°C to 85°C) with 0.5dB maximum insertion loss
  • Specifically developed for harsh environment connections, effective sealing action eliminates damage from moisture or particulate

Specific—Features/Specifications
FC-DRY™—Body material: Nickel-plated brass
FC-DRY™ HP—Body material: 316 series stainless steel

Specification Download

FC Connector Termination Instructions

FC Connector

ST Connectors—Features/Specifications Common to all ST Connectors

  • Ferrules—Precision machined zirconia
  • Supports single and multi-mode fiber
  • Typical light loss < 0.5dB
  • 500 mate/demated cycles
  • Operating temperature: -67°F to 185°F (-55°C to 85°C) with 0.5dB maximum insertion loss
  • Pressure—1000 psig pressure with no signs of leakage
  • Specifically developed for harsh environment connections, effective sealing action eliminates damage from moisture or particulate

Specific—Features/Specifications
ST-DRY®—Body material: Nickel-plated brass
ST-DRY® HP—Body material: 316 series stainless steel

Specification Download

ST Connector Termination Instructions

FC and ST Environmental Dust Caps—Features/Specifications
Common to all Environmental Dust Caps

  • Body Material—316 series stainless steel
  • Supports single and multi-mode fiber
  • Operating temperature: -67°F to 185°F
    (-55°C to 85°C)
  • Provides environmental sealing with no signal degradation
  • Pressure—1000 psig pressure with no signs of leakage

FC Specification Download

ST Specification Download