US Conec (Hickory, NC) has announced immediate availability of the
IBC™ Brand Cleaner M250 for 2.5mm ferrule fiber optic connectors
featuring the largest cleaning region commercially available. The M250
tool cleans SC, ST, FC and E2000 connectors and most hardened 2.5mm
connectors used in harsh environment applications including the MIL DTL
83526. The tool uses a 1.8mm synthetic, microfiber woven cloth that
will not scratch the fiber endface surface while removing dust
particulates and liquid residues. The spring loaded tip of the M250
ensures the optimal compression range providing a flawless contact to
the center of UPC and APC polished ferrules. An integrated magnet on
the housing of the M250 gives the operator a hands free option by
sticking the M250 tool to a rack or panel door during inspection or
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