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Launch Lead, Series 4, Singlemode, 1000m, SC to SCA, 2m lead, handheld protective case

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The Series 4 unit measures only 5.75"x5.13"x2", includes 2 metre leads and features a hinged magnetic protective cover. Protective cover can be close when leads are extended. Available in 100 to 1000 metres.


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DZE Series 4 OTDR Launch Cable

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Excl. Tax: AU$799.88 Incl. Tax: AU$879.87

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The Dead Zone Eliminator® (DZE) is designed to aid in the testing of fiber optic cable when using an OTDR. The DZE is used with Optical Time Domain Reflectometers (OTDR's) to help minimize the effects of the OTDR's launch pulse on measurement uncertainty.

The Series 4 houses the leads in the black plastic case with hinged magnetic cover. Units are available in any length from 100 to 1000 meters, and a variety of connector types.

Item #174011 - This specific launch lead is fitted with SC and SC-angled connectors and 1000m of singlemode fibre. 


General Features / Benefits

  • Hinged magnetic protective cover for leads. Lid can be closed when leads are extended
  • Use as a Pulse Suppressor, OTDR Launch Box, Delay Line, Product Demonostrations, Training, Calibration

  • Prevents fiber damage and stress during use or transportation

  • Small/Slim/Low profile design

  • Measures only 5.75"x5.13"x2"

  • Module stacking capability for added flexibility

  • Portable for field use

  • Custom length configurations available

  • Available in Singlemode 9/125, Multimode 62.5/125, Multimode 50/125 OM2 and Multimode 50/125 OM3



  • OTDR Launch Cable/Lead
  • Equipment Calibration

  • System emulation of loss, length, time delay and reflectance


General Specifications


 Dead Zone Eliminator® Series 4 

Dimensions    Length 5.75", Width 5.13", Height 2"
Fiber Length (m)    100 up to 1000 meters
Material    High Density Polyephene and Delrin®
Lead Length   2 Meters
Weight    8 oz. (w/out fiber)
Operating Temp.    -20° to +60° C


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