NorthLab is globally recognized as the dominant technology leader in providing a complete line of advanced fiber optic preparation tools and high performance fusion splicers. NorthLab provides fusion splicing technologies for all applications of fiber preparation, fiber fusion splicing, and optical glass fiber processing from 3SAE Technologies, FITEL and other industry leaders. Our products include high-strength thermal fiber strippers & mid-span window strippers, ultrasonic fiber cleaners, ultrasonic diamond blade tension cleavers, and fiber optic fusion splicers. Our product line features the world’s most technically advanced large diameter fiber cleaver and large diameter fiber splicer for LD splicing, Photonic Crystal Fiber (PCF) splicing, fiber tapering, fiber bundling, optical fiber combining, mode field adapters (MFA), and end cap splicing.
Large Diameter Fiber Processing
Cleaving, Splicing, Tapering, End Capping, and Bundling (Pump Combiners). Processing for fiber diameters up to 2.5mm.
Complete solutions for the preparation and manufacturing of fiber optic end caps
Fiber Tapering / Mode Field Adaptors
Precision motion control and a thermally stable Ring of Fire® produce tapers with repeatable adiabatic transmission.
Fiber Combiners / Bundles
Complete solutions for the preparation and manufacturing of fiber optic lenses, ball lenses and probes
Solutions for the preparation and manufacturing of standard and PM fiber couplers
Fiber Stripping Products
Thermal-mechanical, Burst™ and Plasma Technology. Solutions for acrylate, polyimide, carbon and specialty coatings.
Fiber Cleaning Products
Ultrasonic, Burst™, and Plasma Technology provide ultra clean fibers essential for high performance applications.
Fiber Cleaving Products
Scribe, Ultrasonic and Polishing. Minimize cleave angles and maximize surface quality for fiber diameters, 80um to 2.5mm
Fiber Fusion Splicers
Fiber Fusion Splicers utilizing 2 and 3 electrode plasma technology for low loss, high strength standard and specialty splicing up to 2.5mm
Equipment for end-face inspection and proof testing of optical fibers
Photonic Crystal Fiber Splicing
Complete solutions for the preparation and splicing of Photonic Crystal Fibers, PCF
Polymide Fiber Stripping
Remove Polyimide coatings without hazardous chemicals. Kiss your acid good-bye.
Automatic Fiber Preparation
Automatic strip, clean and cleave stations for standard acrylate, polyimide and large diameter fibers.
LEMO SMPTE Fusion Splicer
Splicing equipment for termination and repair of LEMO SMPTE connectors, Fitel Splice-On-Connectors, and fiber patch cords.
View inventory of refurbished fusion splicers, cleavers, fiber strippers, & accessories.