GAO Tek’s fiber optic connectors are components used to join and terminate fiber optic cables, enabling the transmission of optical signals between devices or network components. They provide a means to join individual fiber strands together while maintaining alignment and ensuring efficient light transmission.

GAO’S connectors are composed of ferrule, connector body, connector housing, latch, housing alignment sleeve, and protective cap.

The other common names of connectors are couplers, junctions, linkers, interfaces, adapters, joiners, plugs, ports, fasteners, couplings, attachments, sockets, terminals, contactors, interlinks, terminal blocks, patch cords, bridges, joinery, union points, and interconnects.

GAOTek Ceramic Ferrule Fiber Optic Connector

This Ceramic Ferrule Fiber Optic Connector is a simplex SC plastic connector with 0.079 in (2.0 mm) cable and is used in variety of network applications.

GAOTek Coaxial Switch Connector

SKU: GAOTek-CD-165
This Coaxial Switch Connector has an insulation resistance of 500 MΩ, a dielectric withstanding voltage of 200V AC, and a frequency range of 0 GHz to 6 GHz.

GAOTek Connector Fiber Optic Transceiver

This Connector Fiber Optic Transceiver has a typical voltage supply of 3.3 V, wavelength of 1550 nm, data rate of 100 G and a distance of 24.85 mi

GAOTek Connector Transceiver

This Connector Transceiver has a sensitivity of less than -12.6 dBm, a wavelength of 850 nm to 1330 nm, and distance of 328 ft to 6562 ft.

GAOTek E2000 APC Fiber Optic Connector

This E2000 APC Fiber Optic Connector is a high performance 2-hole flange full ceramic ferrule with 900 µm cable and an integrated protective cap.

GAOTek Fiber Connectors

SKU: GAOTek-CM-168
The Fiber Connectors have a mechanical shock of 500 G, vibration of 40 G, cable retention force of 25 lbs, and mating durability of 500 cycles.

GAOTek Fiber Optic Cable Connector

GAOTek fiber optic cable connector is the only connector in the world that is fully compatible with the SMPTE, ARIB and EBU standards.

GAOTek Fiber Optic FC Connector with FC Patch Cord

This Fiber Optic FC Connector with FC Patch Cord is used multi-mode and single-mode fiber and is widely used in multimode networks, including LANs for buildings and campuses.

GAOTek Fiber Optic LC APC Connector RJ45 Push Pull Style Housing

This Fiber Optic LC APC Connector RJ45 Push Pull Style Housing offers a LC small form factor (SFF) field polished connector with rear pivot latch and compatible with TIA/EIA-604 FOCIS-10 standards.

GAOTek Fiber Optic Transceiver Connector

This Fiber Optic Transceiver Connector has a data rate of 10 G to 100 G, a sensitivity of -28 dBm to -11 dBm, and a wavelength of 850 nm to 1550 nm.

GAOTek High Retention USB Connector

SKU: GAOTek-CD-167
GAOTek high retention USB connector is an industrial grade 7-port USB hub. After design and testing, it meets the EMC standards for heavy industry.

GAOTek Industrial Ethernet Connector

SKU: GAOTek-CD-173
This Industrial Ethernet Connector has a switching capacity of 26 Gbps, a packet forwarding rate of 19.34 Mbps, and a forwarding delay of <5 us.

GAOTek InfiniBand Transceiver Connector

This InfiniBand Transceiver Connector has a channel data rate of 200 Gbps, a supply voltage of 3.3 V, and a supply current of 230 mA typical.

GAOTek Integrated RF Connector

SKU: GAOTek-CD-174
GAOTek integrated RF connectors are miniaturized, lightweight connectors designed to achieve simultaneous transmission of multichannel signals.

GAOTek LC Adapter Connector

GAOTek LC adapter connector is also known as flange or optical fiber connector.

GAOTek Liquid Cooling Battery EV Charger Connector

SKU: GAOTek-CM-172
This Liquid Cooling Battery EV Charger Connector has frequency of 45 Hz to 65 Hz, power factor of 0.99 and efficiency at full loading of ≥93%.

GAOTek MTRJ Fiber Optic Connector Kits for Corning/Mini Zipcord Cables

This MTRJ Fiber Optic Connector Kits for Corning/Mini Zipcord Cables closely resembles a RJ-style modular plug that is available for both multi-mode and single-mode applications and supports simplex or duplex ways of fiber communications.

GAOTek Multi Parameter Sensor Waterproof Connectors

SKU: GAOTek-CM-171
GAOTek multi-parameter sensor waterproof connectors are one of the most comprehensive water quality monitoring products for dissolved oxygen, conductivity, turbidity, pH, chlorophyll, blue-green algae, oil-in-water, and temperature measurement in a single platform.

GAOTek One Crimp Fiber Optic ST Connector 3.0 mm

This One Crimp Fiber Optic ST Connector 3.0 mm is designed with fiber optic termination method and is used in short and long distance fiber optic applications and in networking applications.

GAOTek Optical Fiber Fast Connector

This Optical Fiber Fast Connector has a grinding end face of UPC, insertion loss of less than 0.3 dB, tension test of ≥100 N and return loss of less than 50 dB.

GAOTek Optical Transceiver Connector

This Optical Transceiver Connector has a max data rate of 10 G, a TX power of 1 dBm to 5 dBm, and a wavelength of 1490 nm-TX, 1550 nm-RX.

GAOTek Red Transceiver Optic

This Red Transceiver Optic has a wavelength of DFB CWDM 1270 nm to 1330 nm, a data rate of 40 G and a TX power of -2.7 dBm to 4.5 dBm.

GAOTek RF Bandpass Filter Female Connector

SKU: GAOTek-CM-166
This RF Bandpass Filter Female Connector has nominal center frequency of 805 MHz or 847 MHz, stopband attenuation of 60 dB and current of 3.5 A.

GAOTek SDI Fiber Converter Connector

GAOTek SDI fiber converter connector supports 1 Ch 12 G Video (audio embedded), 1 Ch Tally signal and 1 Ch Backward RS 485 transmitted via fiber optical cable and monitor the signal locally over a 12 G loop output.

GAO’s connectors have the following functions:

  • Fiber Alignment: GAOTek’s fiber optic connectors ensure precise alignment between optical fibers. They hold the fibers in place and maintain their position to ensure accurate alignment of the fiber cores. Proper alignment is crucial for efficient light transmission and minimizing signal loss.
  • Signal Transmission: Our fiber optic connectors provide a means to connect optical fibers together, allowing optical signals to pass from one fiber to another. They maintain the continuity of the fiber path, ensuring the uninterrupted transmission of data, voice, or video signals.
  • Mechanical Strength and Protection: Our fiber optic connectors provide mechanical strength and protection to fragile optical fibers. They help prevent fiber bending, stress, or breakage during installation, handling, and mating. Connectors also shield the fiber ends from environmental elements, such as dust, dirt, and moisture, which could degrade signal quality.
  • Ease of Installation: Our fiber optic connectors are designed to be easy to install and remove. They typically feature user-friendly coupling mechanisms, such as push-pull, twist-lock, or snap-in, which allow for quick and secure connections.
  • Scalability and Modularity: GAO fiber optic connectors support scalability and modularity in fiber optic systems. They allow for the addition or removal of connections as needed without requiring significant changes to the overall infrastructure.

GAO Tek’s connectors are rugged, versatile, and precision measurement instruments. They comply with applicable industry standards such as IEC 61010, IEC 60529, TIA-568, ANSI/TIA-1096-A, and MIL-STD-1344.

GAO Tek’s connectors help our customers comply with relevant U.S. government regulations such as:

  • FCC (Federal Communications Commission).
  • National Electrical Code (NEC).
  • Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive.
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Standards.
  • Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS).

GAO Tek’s connectors help our clients in complying with relevant Canadian government regulations such as:

  • Canadian Electrical Code (CEC).
  • Health Canada Regulations.
  • Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) Regulations.
  • Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA).

GAO's connectors have the following applications:

  • Telecommunications: Our fiber optic connectors are used in telecommunications networks, including long-haul networks, local area networks (LANs), and data centers. They provide high-speed and high-bandwidth connections for transmitting voice, data, and video signals over long distances.
  • Cable TV and Broadband Networks: GAO’s fiber optic connectors are crucial in cable television (CATV) and broadband networks for transmitting high-quality video, audio, and internet signals. They enable the connection of fiber optic cables to distribution points, network equipment, and customer premises.
  • Data Centers: Our fiber optic connectors are widely used in data centers to interconnect networking equipment, servers, storage devices, and switches.
  • Aerospace: Our fiber optic connectors are employed in aerospace applications where lightweight, durable, and high-performance connections are essential. They are used in military communication systems, avionics, radars, surveillance systems, and other critical applications.
  • Medical Equipment: GAOTeK’s fiber optic connectors are used in medical applications, such as endoscopy, microscopy, laser surgery, and biomedical sensing. They enable the transmission of high-resolution images, precise optical signals, and sensor data in medical devices and equipment.
  • Industrial and Manufacturing: GAO’s fiber optic connectors are utilized in industrial and manufacturing environments for tasks such as process monitoring, automation, and control systems.

Our connectors can be shipped overnight within the continental U.S. and Canada, and can be shipped globally.