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RENTON, Wash., March 4, 2020 — Lightel Supplies High Power Tap Couplers for Fiber Lasers
High power tap couplers are often used in fiber lasers and optical amplifier applications for optical power monitoring. Lightel’s fiber optic high power tap couplers are manufactured using the reliable and proven Fused Biconic Taper (FBT) process. The devices are available in 1×2 or 2×2 configurations supporting wavelengths from 980nm to 2000nm and can be fabricated using polarization maintaining, multimode, and single clad or dual clad fiber. All Lightel tap couplers are 100% tested at customer specified optical powers up to 150W.
Incorporated in 1999, Lightel Technologies was founded to bring advanced optical components, and equipment to the optical communications, aerospace, and sensor industries. Lightel maintains its headquarters in Renton, Washington, with additional manufacturing facilities for high volume, cost sensitive production offshore. Our products are sold worldwide, with distributors in key locations to offer the best customer services possible.
Since the initial passive component product development, Lightel has emerged as a technology leader several key product areas, including Fused Biconic Taper (FBT) coupler workstations, a full line of FBT components, Thin Film Filter (TFF), and other micro-optic components, video microscopes for inspection, cleaning, test and analysis.