Selecting the Correct Fusion Splicer for Your Application

There are many variables to consider when selecting the correct fusion splicer for a fiber optic installation project and the wrong decision can cause delays in getting the job done on time and within budget. Selecting the splicing technology which addresses the appropriate variables is the first step for optimum results. There are currently three fusion splicing technologies to consider; Core Alignment, Active Clad and V-groove, each have advantages and disadvantages which will be discussed in this White Paper.