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Re: SC vs other connectors, optical budgets decreasing (was Re: IEEE 40GE & 100GE)

  • From: Mikael Abrahamsson
  • Date: Thu Dec 13 00:17:02 2007

On Wed, 12 Dec 2007, Alex Pilosov wrote:

wiring system is getting larger. Given the specified SC connector
insertion loss of .75dB, it is not uncommon to see loss within a facility

Where does this .75 dB figure come from? Googling around seems to yield .15-.5 with a typical around .2. .75 sounds very high.

Mikael Abrahamsson    email: [email protected]