POF Source Upgrade to Interchangeable Connectors
January 2017

Kingfisher International is pleased to offer immediate availability of the upgraded KI9809A Handheld POF (plastic optical fiber) Test Source, which now features interchangeable connectors including styles such as SC, LC, ST, SMA, FC, universal 2.5 / 1.25 mm and more. The shirt-pocket size meter has a precision 660 nm LED source suitable for general POF / PCS testing, and a matching range of POF optimized power meters is also available. These quality instruments are ideal for testing critical infrastructure and other specialized applications, and we are always happy to discuss your special requirements. 

470 / 520 nm POF Test Source
January 2017

Kingfisher International is pleased to announce a specialized light source for POF/PCS testing at 470 nm (blue) and 520 nm (green) wavelengths. The KI2806 handheld battery powered test sources are high quality and robust instruments. They offer high accuracy, high power, interchangeable connectors, and many other useful features.

A matching range of POF / PCS optimised power meters and optical loss test sets is also available.  

KI 6503 DWDM Channel Power Meter
January 2017

Kingfisher International is pleased to announce availability of the KI 6503 DWDM Channel Power Meter. This compact, inexpensive and rugged tester is an ideal tool for general acceptance testing or first-in fault finding and investigation of critical DWDM systems. In only 3 seconds, it scans all 48 ITU compliant channels from 1526.44 - 1563.86 nm, and displays the results in either numeric or graphical format. It is suitable for use by relatively unskilled operators. Results can then be stored and downloaded onto PC software for reporting or storage. 

KI 6512 LR4/ER4 Channel Power Meter
January 2017

Kingfisher International is pleased to announce availability of the KI 6512 LR4/ER4 Channel Power Meter for use on LR4/ER4 fiber optic systems. This compact, inexpensive and rugged tester is an ideal tool for general acceptance testing or first-in fault finding and investigation of critical LR4/ER4 fiber optic transmission systems. In under 1 second, it scans all 4 channels , and displays the results in either numeric or graphical format. It is suitable for use by relatively unskilled operators. Results can then be stored and downloaded onto PC software for reporting or storage. 

See you at the OFC Exhibition, Los Angeles, 21-23 March 2017
January 2017

Kingfisher will be Exhibiting at the Optical Fiber Conference (OFC) and Exhibition at Los Angeles Convention Center, 21-23 March 2017

As usual, we will be on stand 3859, the POFTO (Plastic Optical Fiber Trade Organization) pavilion. Our staff would like to meet you and help you with a hands-on experience of our testers. We will be displaying new test equipment optimized for POF and MPO-16, MPO-32 connectors. These may be the industry's first cable testers designed specifically for the up-coming 400 gigabit Ethernet standard. We will also be displaying certifiers, testers and fault finders for single mode and multimode fiber optic installation and maintenance, and showing high performance reporting software that can securely report to known and new acceptance test standards. We also specialize in making customized test solutions for specific applications.

POF / MPO Optical Loss Test Set
January 2017

Kingfisher is pleased to announce immediate availability of the KI2700XL Optical Loss Test Sets. These have an optical power meter with large area optical detectors, and suitable LED sources, making them ideal for testing POF/ PCS or MPO/ MTP fiber systems. These are high quality and fully featured instruments with large results memory and reporting software. The large LCD  makes operation easier, since multiple loss test wavelengths are shown simultaneously.

5 Wavelength Optical Clean / Inspect / Test Kits
December 2016

Kingfisher International is pleased to announce immediate availability of 5 Wavelength Optical Clean / Inspect / Test Kits, which are the perfect solution for contractors looking to work on multimode and single mode fiber optic systems including an additional test wavelength such as 1625 nm. 

The KI-TK072A - SM & MM Contractor Kit includes cleaning materials, a high quality x200 microscope, power meter and a 850 / 1300 nm LED & 1310 / 1550 / 1625 nm Laser Light Source, all fitted with interchangeable connectors, and powerful reporting software.

The compact molded semi-rigid carry case is comfortable to use, provides good equipment protection, and also allows users to immediately identify if anything has been accidentally left out. It has additional space for an optional VFL and various test accessories.

Fiber Optic Transmission Test Kit
December 2016

Kingfisher International is pleased to announce immediate availability of the KI-TK082 - Transmission Test Kit. This is a convenient and practical solution to assist technical staff involved mainly in commissioning and maintenance of transmission systems, and includes connector cleaning tools, a connector inspection microscope, visual fault locator and optical power meter.

This is a high quality solution for the low volume but critical testing typically associated with this application, with all alkaline batteries for immediate readiness, a variety of interchangeable connector adapters, and easy operation.

 

Complete PON Service Turn-Up Kit
December 2016

Kingfisher International is pleased to announce the availability of the Complete PON Service Turn-Up Kit KI-TK083. clean / inspect & test kit. This includes a cleaning materials, a connector inspection microscope, a 1310 / 1490 / 1550 nm PON Power Meter,  and VFL Visual Fault Locator in a convenient kit.

It is a great solution for most PON service turn-up situations, since it is easy to use and provides a range of useful functions and quality equipment at a modest price.

MPO-16 & MPO-32 Test Equipment
December 2016

Kingfisher International announces availability of high quality test equipment for the new MPO-16 and MPO-32 connectors, for use with the up coming 400 Gigabit Ethernet standard. 

The shirt-pocket size KI 9600XL-Ge7 and feature-rich KI 2800XL-Ge7 Optical Power Meters offer a range of benefits including ease of use, high accuracy and improved productivity, and the KI2600XL-Ge7 includes excellent reporting software.

The proven KI 6010 FiberSafe Microscope is now available with MPO-16 and MPO 32 adaptors, and is a convenient way to inspect fiber ends at x200 magnification. An optional camera can be used to capture pictures of the connector ends.

These instruments can be used with multimode and single mode fiber, and also with a wide range of other connectors such as MPO-12/24, LC, SC etc,

News Archive

June 2016 Capabilities for Australians
January 2016 KITS™ software offers improved features
September 2015 Kingfisher Trade-Up Offer Extended!
May 2015 Kingfisher is moving
February 2015 Variable Attenuator for POF fiber
April 2014 ISO9001 Re-acceditation passed with flying colours
January 2014 New Test Kits
March 2013 FTTA Test Solutions
August 2012 NBN Preferred Test Solutions
August 2012 Test Conformance to TIA 568.C.0 Cabling Standards
June 2012 Test Conformance to new TIA-942 Datacenter Cabling Standards
March 2012 New KI2700 / KI2400 Optical Loss Test Sets
March 2012 New KI2800 / KI2400 Optical Light Sources
October 2011 New MPO/MTP™ Optimised Test Kits
August 2011 New Hand Held Fiber Meter
August 2010 Press Release: New Fiber Test Kits
June 2010 Press Release: New Handheld OTDR
February 2010 Press Release: Upgraded Variable Optical Attenuator
January 2010 Press Release: FiberSafe Microscope
September 2009 Press Release: POF Solutions - Sydney POF Conference
August 2009 Press Release: New KI 9000 Pocket Fiber Testers
July 2009 Multi-Fiber ID Feature
May 2009 "New Technology" InGaAs detectors now fitted to all power meters
February 2009 Pocket Fiber Source Release
October 2008 Connector (MPO/MTP/XL/general) Updates
September 2008 USB interface upgrade & new technology InGaAs detectors
August 2008 Pocket Fiber Meter Release
July 2008 KITS 4.12 Software Release

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