FCP-21 optical-fiber cleaver weighs 180 grams and has a footprint of 55 ¥ 38 mm. This palm-sized cleaver features a push-button fiber breaker that provides consistent end angles of 0.5 or less. It can cleave single fibers with buffer diameters of 0.25 to 0.9 mm and can produce 36,000 cleaves. A 4-fiber ribbon version--FCP-24--is also available.
Sumitomo Electric Lightwave Corp.
Research Triangle Park, NC