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Connected Fibers PHS-200X

Connected Fibers offers a low cost handheld microscope for inspection of fiber optic connectors and termini.


Easily check the connector quality with this light and portable inspection scope. A low cost scope, but a rugged handheld design. White light LED and one hand focus make viewing easy. Runs on 3 AAA batteries. Includes a  2.5mm universal tip and carrying bag. Optional 1.25mm, 2.0mm and 1.6mm adapter tips are available.


Key Features :

Magnifications 200X or 400X

Interchangeable Adapters

Laser Safety IR Filter

White LED Illumination

Back Light



Power Requirements

Illumination Dimensions Configurations



3 - AAA Standard Batteries

estimated 30 hours of continuous use

1 LED lamp (rated over 100,000 hours) Microscope 9.2 X 2.15 X 1.36

Shipping Weight Microscope: 1.75 lbs.

PHS-200X 200x fixed magnification Co-Axial LED Illumination

PHS-400XS 400x fixed magnification Co-Axial LED Illumination


Lightel CI-1000 Probe Scope



This low cost video inspection scope from Lightel Technologies has quick changeable heads for almost any application. Perfect for in-adapter or male connector inspection. Available in 2 versions, one with an LCD monitor and the other with a USB connection. The LCD screen is a convenient fold-over monitor with brightness and contrast adjusters and an AC power supply with 4 hours of battery life. The USB version easily plugs into any laptop or desktop with a USB port and comes with software and drivers for installation. Each version comes with tips for FC/PC, SC/PC, FC, SC, and LC/PC connector styles. Both LCD monitor and USB versions come with a carrying case. Tips also available for MTP and MPO connectors.

Key Features :

Interchangeable Adapters

Low Cost

In Adapter Capability

MT Tips available


Field of View ~ 400m x 300m
Focus Manual adjustment, 2mm max travel
Handset Dimensions 32mm diameter x 175mm length (without tip)
LCD version
Monitor set 105mm x 90mm x 45mm (when closed)
LCD Monitor 3.5" TFT-LCD; Brightness / Contrast adjustable
Power Supply 9.6V battery packs (last min. 4 hours) with charger, or AC adapter
USB version
USB Video Capture Device USB 1.1 or 2.0 port, single snap shot, with software for Windows 98 / 2000 / XP operation
Power Supply USB port of PC
Handset version
Video Output NTSC or PAL
Power Supply AC Power
Package Contents and Part Number
Type Part Number Standard Package
LCD version CI-1000-A2 1 Handset
1 LCD monitor set
1 Rechargeable battery pack (inside the LCD monitor unit)
1 Tip body for female FC/PC or SC/PC
connectors with:
1 FC tip guide & 1 SC tip guide
1 Tip for female LC/PC connectors
1 AC power adaptor / battery charger
1 Carrying case
USB version CI-1000-B 1 Handset
1 USB video capture device, with driver and software disk
1 Tip body for female FC/PC & SC/PC
connectors with:
1 FC tip guide & 1 SC tip guide
1 Tip for female LC/PC connectors
1 Carrying case
Handset version (Customers provide their own monitor or TV set) CI-1000-C 1 Handset & 1 CI-1000 interface cable
1 Tip body for female FC/PC & SC/PC
connectors with:
1 FC tip guide & 1 SC tip guide
1 Tip for female LC/PC connectors
1 AC power adapter

MTP  is a registered trademark of USConec



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