Fibre Optic Adapters

What is a Fibre optic adapter?

RS Components offer a wide selection of fibre optic adapters. A fibre optic adapter is used to connect and align two fibre optic connectors together. They are used to bridge the gap between a cable to cable fibre connections and sometimes known as a mating sleeve or a hybrid adapter. They come in different connection variations, either, single, double or sometimes quad. This is commonly known as single-mode or multi-mode fibre cable connection.

How does it work?

Fibre optic connections can provide a more accurate alignment for the tips of the connectors rather than using traditional connection methods such as soldering.

Single-mode adapters offer more precise alignment and can also be used to connect multi-mode cables. Multi-mode adapters should not be used to connect single-mode cables as this can cause alignment problems resulting in a loss of signal strength.

The most important element of a fibre optic adapter is the alignment sleeve. Bronze sleeves tend to provide more durability with the precision not as good, ceramic sleeves provide better precision alignment with durability not as good. Bronze sleeves are typically used in multi-mode adapters where precision is not as important.


What different types are there?

There are many types of fibre optic adapters, the most common connectors available, SC-to-SC, ST-to-ST, or FC-to-FC–and different styles of connectors. The latter devices are referred as hybrid adapters and typically used to join ST and SC connectors.

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Omschrijving Prijs Connector Type Single/Multimode Simplex/Duplex Fibre Size Maximum Cable Diameter Colour Insertion Loss Housing Material Connector Type A Connector Type B Series Series Number
RS-stocknr. 788-4518
Fabrikantnummer1-6457567-3
FabrikantTE Connectivity
€ 7,01
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LC to LC Multimode Duplex - - Blue - Plastic LC - - 6457567
RS-stocknr. 164-8094
Fabrikantnummer1-6457567-3
FabrikantTE Connectivity
€ 6,654
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LC to LC Multimode Duplex - - Blue - Plastic LC - - 6457567
RS-stocknr. 820-8218
Fabrikantnummer6457567-4
FabrikantTE Connectivity
€ 10,18
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- Single Mode Duplex - - Blue - Plastic LC LC LC 6457567
RS-stocknr. 161-4007
Fabrikantnummer6457567-7
FabrikantTE Connectivity
€ 6,654
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LC to LC Multimode Duplex - - Beige - Plastic LC - - 6457567
RS-stocknr. 788-4511
Fabrikantnummer6457567-7
FabrikantTE Connectivity
€ 7,01
Each
Aantal stuks
LC to LC Multimode Duplex - - Beige - Plastic LC - - 6457567
RS-stocknr. 788-4533
Fabrikantnummer6278348-3
FabrikantTE Connectivity
€ 6,68
Each
Aantal stuks
SC to SC Multimode, Single Mode Simplex - - - - Metal SC SC - -
RS-stocknr. 164-4683
Fabrikantnummer1-5502632-1
FabrikantTE Connectivity
€ 3,289
Each (In a Box of 10)
Aantal stuks
SC to SC Single Mode Simplex - - Blue - Plastic SC SC - -
RS-stocknr. 164-4907
Fabrikantnummer6278348-3
FabrikantTE Connectivity
€ 5,677
Each (In a Box of 10)
Aantal stuks
SC to SC Multimode, Single Mode Simplex - - - - Metal SC SC - -
RS-stocknr. 788-4543
Fabrikantnummer5502781-4
FabrikantTE Connectivity
€ 6,68
Each
Aantal stuks
SC to FC Multimode, Single Mode Simplex - - Black - Plastic SC FC - -
RS-stocknr. 164-4900
Fabrikantnummer5502781-4
FabrikantTE Connectivity
€ 3,289
Each (In a Box of 10)
Aantal stuks
SC to FC Multimode, Single Mode Simplex - - Black - Plastic SC FC - -