FALCON Mini XLR

FALCON Mini XLR

Expanded beam connector, mini-size, square (XLR) with 1-4 channels. For outside broadscast and mixer boards.

The FALCON connectors have the best optical performance on the market. This is achieved with Micropol’s lens technology, state of the art production and alignment process.

Standard for events like music and TV production.

The FALCON Mini XLR is the smallest expanded beam connector available on the market today. It can be configured with single- or multi mode from 1 channel to 4 channels.

Like the other connectors in the FALCON family, it is compatible with other mini-size expanded beam connectors on the market.

 

Features

  • Advanced expanded beam technology
  • Hermaphroditic interconnection
  • 1 to 4 fiber channels single- or multi mode
  • No adaptors needed
  • Low downtime field repair
  • Easy clean, no special tools

Optical

Type Single-mode (SM), Multi-mode (MM) or hybrid
Optional transmission 40Gbit/s
Insertions loss (SM) Typical insertion loss -0,8dB (1310 nm)
Maximum insertion loss -1,2dB (1310 nm)
Insertion loss (MM) Typical insertion loss -0,8dB (1300 nm)
Maximum insertion loss -1,0dB (1300 nm)
Return loss >35dB at 1310nm or 1550nm.
Polarization dependent loss less than 0,35 dB

Mechanical

Coupling type Hermaphroditic
Compliant ROHS & REACH
Material Hard anodized aluminium
Alternative material Marine bronze & stainless steel
Colour Grey
Durability 3000 mating cycles
Freefall 500 falls from 1,2 meters height
Vibration 5-500Hz, 0,75mm amplitude at 10G
Shaking 390 m/S numbers of shakes 3x4000
Shock pulse length 11ms, half-sine at 35g. Numbers of axis: 3 (x, y, z)

 

Environmental

Operating temperature -57°C to +85°C, +100°C optional
Water immersion IP67
Air pressure <25kPa -55°C during 4h
Corrosion resistance 500h salt spray
Flammability DOD-STD-1678, method 5010

 

Compatible with:

  • Fibreco - Mini 2
  • QPC Q - Micro
  • Te Pro-Beam - Mini
  • Telecast MX - Mini