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Fusion Splicing 104: Fujikura 41S+

In this video, we explore the functions and features of the Fujikura 41S+ that enable efficient, low-loss fusion splicing as well as some helpful tips and tricks for improving your splice process. This class will teach us:

  • What is cladding alignment?
  • The two types of cladding alignment: passive and active
  • Choosing between and installing sheath clamps and fiber holders
  • Choosing an operation mode for the fusion splicer
  • Performing an arc calibration
  • Using Active Blade Management (ABM) through Bluetooth
  • Using Active Fusion Control (AFC) and Warm Splice Imaging (WSI)
  • Choosing splice and heater modes according to your fiber
  • How to prepare your fiber for splicing 

The Fusion Splicer 41S+ and CT50 cleaver were used for this guide.

For additional help with the fiber splicing process or detailed technical support, call our 24/7 helpline at 1-800-235-3423, Option 3.