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Fiberoptic Connector Measuring Interferometers

DORC's ZX-1 micro PMS+ Specifications

Reproducibility and Repeatability

Measured Parameter Reproducibility - One Sigma Repeatability - One Sigma
Radius of Curvature 0.15% 0.05%
Apex Offset 1.0µm 0.2µm
Fiber Height 1.5nm 1.0nm
Reproducibility based on 50 measurements re-inserting connector between measurements
Repeatability based on 100 measurements without disturbing the connector between measurements

Measurement Range

Radius of Curvature 3mm - Flat
Apex Offset 0-500µm (value calculated if outside of captured field of view)
Fiber Height ± 6µm (with extended range option)

Other Specifications

Principle of Operation Michelson Interferometer (non-contact system)
Measurement Speed Less than 1 second (excluding manual or auto-focus)
Field of View 275µm nominal - with the ability to view over 1mm diameter of the connector endface
Operating Wavelengths 645nm/460nm and 545nm with extended range (solid state sources)
Power requirements 100-120V and 210-250V AC 50/60Hz auto sensing

Due to continued product improvement, specifications are subject to change without notice.

ZX-1 micro PMS+ Home Page
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ZX-1 micro PMS+ Sample Images and QC Reports



Patent Numbers: 5,459,564, 6,215,555, 6,718,099 and 9,014,528. Additional Patent(s) Pending.

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