The procedure to use to choose the correct system for your application is as
Select the transmission system for the signal or signals you wish to
Determine the fiber optic cable and optical connectors you need or have.
This will usually be multimode (62.5/125 micron, ST connectors) or single-mode
(8/10/125 micron, FCPC connectors) depending on the transmission distance to
Determine the - number suffix of your system in accordance with the
up to 2 miles (
6 miles (10Km)
up to 20
up to 20
up to 40
* The transmission distances listed are only approximate and will depend on
the loss of the actual fiber employed.
** Although ST connectors are not recommended for single-mode applications,
they can be provided if desired.
Adapters can also be provided for various non-standard connectors.
Please contact factor for details.