AFL Intros Field Fusion Splicer

March 28, 2013
AFL has introduced the Fujikura 70S fusion splicer to the North American market. The 70S, designed for field use, retains the features of the FSM-60S and adds faster splicing and several new features. It's also compatible with the FuseConnect line of splice-on c...
AFL has introduced the Fujikura 70S fusion splicer to the North American market. The 70S, designed for field use, retains the features of the FSM-60S and adds faster splicing and several new features. It's also compatible with the FuseConnect line of splice-on connectors. The sheath clamps can be removed for FuseConnect installations or for use with fiber holders for standard splicing applications.Model 70S features include:


  • Motorized wind protector and tube heater


  • Electrodes designed to provide 3,000 splices


  • 4.73-inch color LCD monitor with 300X fiber magnification


  • Configurable automation


  • Li-ion battery designed to support 200 splices and heating cycles


  • Transit case with detachable, built-in worktable


  • Video guides for operation and troubleshooting


  • Cleave length of 5 mm


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