SENKO ADVANCED COMPONENTS primary click cleaner for cleaning MT end faces with the 12 fiber array is the SMART CLEANER MPO. This click cleaner works for all TIA 604-5 (FOCIS-5), IEC 61754-7 and IEC 61754-2 compliant MPO connectors. This click cleaner is effective for wiping away dust and residue contamination. The cleaning tip accommodates the guide pins of pinned (male) and faces and unpinned (female) MT end faces. The cleaner’s spring adjusts to control the wipe for cleaning both angled (singlemode) and flat (multimode) MT end faces. Highlights include:
- Self aligning using a push engagement
- Center orientation key
- Clear housing for viewing cleaning ribbon
|SENKO Part Number:
|micro woven fabric ribbon
|L = 197mm (7.75″)
W = 15mm (0.6″)
H = 51mm (2″)
No. The guide pin diameters and spacing for MT ferrules using the 16 fiber arrays are smaller and sit farther apart than the 12 fiber array MT ferrules. The SMART CLEANER 16 has an offset cleaning tip prevent an operator from accidentally inserting the 16 fiber MPO cleaner into a 12 or 24 fiber MPO adapter port.
Yes. The most effective way to do a wet-dry cleaning is to apply a small amount of the cleaning solvent to a wipe. Then touch the cleaning tip on the wipe. There is a good chance that you may accidently over saturate the cleaning strand if you apply the cleaning solvent directly onto the cleaning strand.
Yes. The offset orientation key on the tip of the SMART CLEANER MPO 16 ensures the cleaning ribbon flows properly along the angle of the end face.