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Eye on Fiber, Vol. 1, Issue 1:
The 6 Subtleties of Accurate Singlemode Testing Unstable Test Measurements? Don't Blame the Test Equipment! A Personal Perspective: Concern for the Future Download the PDF >>
Eye on Fiber, Vol. 1, Issue 2:
How to Test Installed Links According to TIA/EIA-568 B.1 & B.3 Evaluation of the Panduit Pre-Polished SC Connector The Proof Is in: Test Data Prove the Value of a Precision Cleaver a Pearson Personal Perspective: Will Fiber Miss the Data Networks Boat? Download the PDF >>
Eye on Fiber, Vol. 2, Issue 1:
Full Evaluation of the Panduit Prepolished SC Connector Pay Less & Spend More: the Lesson of Total Hardware Cost Download the PDF >>
Eye on Fiber, Vol. 2, Issue 2:
Part 1: Which Connector Installation Method to Use? the Qualitative Answer: It Depends Part 2: Connector Installation Cost Model: a Strategy for Profitability Part 3: How to Avoid Cursing at Cursers: an Introduction to Interpretation of OTDR Traces Part 4: Fiber Optic Connector Update: Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow Download the PDF >>