Products Used In Training

Students gain practical, hands-on-experience using a wide variety of tools. The course is updated continually, providing students with the most up-to-date tools and techniques currently in use within the fiber optics industry.



FIS Precision Fiber Optic Stripper

Dual hole stripper cuts 3mm jacket and strips 900µm and 250µm coating.

Fitel S178A

Fusion Splicer that connects fiber



Anritsu MT9083 Basic OTDR

OTDR that tests for attenuation and distance of a fiber





Miller Fiber Optic Stripper

Dual hole stripper cuts 3mm jacket and strips 900µm and 250µm coating.



Kevlar Scissors

Scissors to trim hard-to-cut Kevlar

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FIS Fiber Optic Crimp Tools

Crimps fiber optic connectors that must meet non-optical disconnect requirements or increased pull strength





FIS Blue Dye Epoxy ( 2 Grams )

This epoxy's blue color is useful in the connector polishing stage, helping to ensure visually that the connector is not overpolished.


FIS Heat Oven

This is a 24-port connector heat oven, indicates the user-defined temperature set point up to 150 degrees. The oven's holding block accepts FC, ST, SC, SMA and D4 connectors.

Diamond Scribe

This scribe has a 60-degree cone point and is used to scribe fiber as part of the connector assembly and polishing process.






Polish Pad

Durometer thick pad for polishing fiber optic connectors

.3µm Polish Film

Final film for connector polishing

5µm Polish Film

Roughing film for connector polishing




Universal Polish Puck

Universal 2.5mm polishing puck for ST, FC & SC connectors


FIS 200x Scope

200-power microscope for inspecting connector endfaces

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FIS Power Meter

For attenuation testing of cables

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FIS Light Source

For attenuation testing of cables

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TLC Multimode Fiber

50/125µm Multimode Simplex Fiber

FIS Fiber Optic Wipes

Lint free fiber wipes for cleaning



Isopropyl Alcohol

99% reagent isopropyl alcohol for cleaning fiber endface


Epoxy Application Syringe

For use with epoxy during SC connector assembly

FIS Pocket Visual Fault Locator

For troubleshooting and checking continuity

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Splice Sleeves

For protecting fusion splices

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FIS Firecat OTDR

Singlemode OTDR that tests for attenuation and distance of a fiber

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Piano Wire

For removing broken fiber from a connector




Fiber Disposal Unit

Safe disposal container for scrap fiber


Matching Gel

Optical couplant used in mechanical splices

FIS Fiber Optic Cleaver

To cut fiber ends for mechanical splicing




3M Fibrlok Fiber Optic Mechanical Splicing System

Mechanical splice

FIS SC Bobtail Holding Fixture

Facilitates Bobtail termination


FIS SC Bobtail Connector

Demonstrates how to achieve an epoxy-secured connection in under two minutes




IBC Brand Cleaner

Mechanical cleaning tool



FIS Cheetah Splice-On Connectors

The new Cheetah SOC is the quickest pre-polished factory terminated pigtail to prepare, splice and install.



Fitel Ninja Handheld Single Fiber Fusion Splicer

Fitel Ninja Standard NJ001 V1 Package



Fitel Ninja Complete Kit with 10mm Holders



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