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FX Series - Fiber Optic Switches, Switching Systems and Multiplexers

Cytec's FX Series of fiber optic switching systems are non-blocking, full fan-out optoelectrical switch matrices available in configurations from 8x8 to 64x64. Different transmitter/receiver module combinations provide for 820, 1310, or 1550 nanometer wavelengths, with data rates to 622 Mbps (OC-12/STM-4).


  • FX Series allows modular formation of matrix sizes from 8x8 to 64x64 in a single chassis
  • Separate transmitter and receiver modules cover a wide variety of applications, connector styles and fiber types
  • Provides a cost effective switching solution
  • One input can be distributed to all outputs
  • Minimizes Modal Dispersion
  • Restores amplitude on weak signals
  • No mechanical mirrors or switches to fail
  • Data rates to 622 Mbps
  • Computer Control from IEEE488 BUS (GPIB or HPIB), RS232 Serial Port, RS422 Serial Port, 16 bit TTL I/O or LAN Interface
  • Manual Control Option
  • Custom or semi-custom configurations available

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