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reflectometer

(rē″flek″tom′ĕt-ĕr) [ reflect + -meter]
An instrument that measures the light reflected by a surface.
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Spirent E2520 Handheld TDR Tester: A long-range, handheld time domain reflectometer that accurately locates faults on twisted pairs up to 9,800 feet away.
Traditionally, the most common signal integrity tool available to digital designers has been time domain reflectometers (TDRs).
5 Gb/s and 10 Gb/s SONET/SDH testers as well as optical time domain reflectometers (OTDRs), which are contained inside EXFO's best-of-class FTB-400 field-testing platform, and optical loss test sets to ensure the integrity of its high-speed optical networks.
It also offers a full line of splicing tools, accessories and supplies; hand-held test equipment such as power meters, light sources, talksets, test sets and clip-ons; and mini optical time domain reflectometers (OTDRs).
With this unique all-in-one solution, field technicians can select test modules from an extensive portfolio of technologies, including 10 Gb/s SONET/SDH analyzers, Gigabit Ethernet testers, optical spectrum analyzers (OSAs), chromatic dispersion (CD) analyzers, polarization mode dispersion (PMD) analyzers, optical time domain reflectometers (OTDRs), optical loss test sets and optical switches, to solve their increasingly complex network testing issues.
Products include high-resolution picosecond (one trillionth of a second) Optical Time Domain Reflectometers (OTDRs), fiber-optic systems, pulsed lasers and photodetectors.
The Laser Precision Division offers a full spectrum of advanced fiber optic network test products, including Optical Time Domain Reflectometers and a fully automated remote fiber administration system.
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