IEC 60793-1-45:2017 

Optical fibres - Part 1-45: Measurement methods and test procedures - Mode field diameter

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IEC 60793-1-45:2017 RLV


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IEC 60793-1-45:2017 is also available as IEC 60793-1-45:2017 RLV which contains the International Standard and its Redline version, showing all changes of the technical content compared to the previous edition.

IEC 60793-1-45:2017 establishes uniform requirements for measuring the mode field diameter (MFD) of single-mode optical fibre, thereby assisting in the inspection of fibres and cables for commercial purposes. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2001. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
- improvement of the description of measurement details for B6 fibre;
- correction of Equations (1), (2), (5) and (6);
- correction of Table E.1, Table E.2 and Table E.3.
Keywords: mode field diameter (MFD)

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fibre optics

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2017-11-09
Available language(s)English/French, Spanish
TC/SCTC 86/SC 86A - Fibres and cablesrss
ICS33.180.10 - Fibres and cables
Stability date  2024
File size1814 KB

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