GAOTek Mini Optical Power Meter

This compact Mini Optical Power Meter measures the optical power at various wavelengths precisely and can be used with an optical laser source to measure the fiber loss in optical networks.

Description

Overview

The GAOTek Mini Optical Power Meter is a compact device which provides stable performance and ensures high measuring precision of 850 nm, 1300 nm, 1310 nm, 1490 nm, 1550 nm and 1625 nm wavelengths. It can be used together with an optical laser source to measure the loss of fiber, cable, and other passive optical devices.

Key Features

  • Compact and portable design
  • Relative value measurement
  • Adjustable Automatic measuring range and power indication
  • Low power consumption
  • Can work continuously more than 100 hours
  • Linear optical power and logarithmic power display.
  • 09 in (2.5 mm) Universal interface (support FC/SC/ST connectors)

Technical Specifications

TypeGAO-OPM-8 AGAO-OPM-8 B
Display Range+10 dBm to -70 dBm (1550 nm)+26 dBm to -50 dBm (1550 nm)
Calibrated Wavelengths3.35 x10 -5, 3.86 x10 -5, 5.12 x10 -5, 5.16 x10 -5, 5.87 x10 -5, 6.10 x10 -5 in (850 nm, 1300 nm, 1310 nm, 1490 nm, 1550 nm and 1625 nm)
Sensor typeIn GaAs
Fiber Type0.03 in (0.9 mm), 0.25 in (0.009 mm), 0.07 in (2 mm), 0.11 in (3 mm)
Resolution0.01 dB
Accuracy0.35 dB ± 1 nW0.35 dB ± 10 nW
Power Supply2 * AAA dry batteries
Continuous Working HoursAbout 230 hours; stand-by time is about 3,500 hours
Working Temperature14 °F ~ +140 °F (-10 °C ~ 60 °C)   <90 % RH
Storage Temperature-4 °F ~ +158 °F (-20 °C ~ 70 °C) <90 % RH
Dimensions

(L x W x H)

4.72 in x 1.29 in x 1.18 in

(120 mm x 33 mm x 30 mm)

Weight0.15 lbs. (70 g)

 

Additional Information

Panel Description

No.IconDescription
1850 nm, 1300 nm, 1310 nm, 1490 nm, 1550 nm and 1625 nmDisplays current wavelength
251.99 dBmDisplay current power value
3Power SwitchLong press (>/2 s) to turn ON/OFF power

Short press (<1.5 s) to turn ON/OFF backlight

4Function buttonLong press (>/s) to set reference value

Short press (<1.5 s) to switch between wavelengths

 

5Interface0.09 in (2.5 mm) standard interface
6Dust CapResist dust for interface
7Battery CompartmentsInstalled with 2* AAA dry batteries

 Applications:

  1. Maintenance and test of telecommunication line
  2. Used for testing optical loss in cable and other passive optical networks.
  3. Used for testing of FTTx networks.

Standard Accessories

2*AAA batteries

Carrying bag- 1

User manual- 1

Optional Accessories

 Male FC to female LC adapter for LC connector

Ordering Information

TypeGAO-OPM-8 AGAO-OPM-8 B
Display Range+10 dBm to -70 dBm (1550 nm)+26 dBm to -50 dBm (1550 nm)
Accuracy0.35 dB ± 1 nW0.35 dB ± 10 nW