Optical power head, Germanium, 750-1800nm, 5mm diameter

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Manufacturer Agilent Technologies

Keysight Technologies

Description :

The 8162xB family of optical power heads provide accurate power measurements with a large area detector in a remote head for flexible positioning. Functionality includes averaging time settings from 100 µs to 10 s, automatic power ranging, monitoring of minimum and maximum values and logging up to 20k samples. Fiber adapters are available for common connector types including MT ribbon fiber connectors and bare fiber clamps. The D-shaped adapter type are held magnetically for quick adapter change. The heads also include a removable 81624DD adapter ring for use with the threaded type adapters. The heads are connected to the 816x mainframes using the 81618A single channel or 81619A dual-channel interface module.

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  • Wide wavelength range: 750-1800 nm
  • Economical germanium detector: recommended at 850 nm
  • 5 mm diametre detector for fiber NA to 0.3 and open beams
  • Special calibration option: ±2.5% uncertainty 800 – 1000 nm
  • Special calibration option: ±1.7% uncertainty 1000-1650 nm
  • Special option: silicon detector for 450-1020 nm