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Measuring Optical Power - DSP FTA Series

Select any Fiber Test Standard for the adapter you are using. For example, if you are using a DSP-FTA410S, then select General Fiber FTA410/20 in the standards setup.
 
Rotate the dial to Monitor. 
  
         DSP FTA Monitor Screen
 
 
Select the Wavelength you wish to Monitor and press TEST. 
  
        Selected Multimode Wavelength for Optimal Power
 
 
The DSP-4x00 CableANalyzer will continuously measure optical power, recording the minimum and maximum values. You should be looking for a stable reading.
 
Below is an example of a link with problems. 
  
        DSP FTA Link With Problem 

Author: Fluke Networks

Creation Date: 2014-02-27

Last Modified: 2014-02-27