100 – Standard Interfaces

A secure link starts with the selection and specification of a reliable, high performance connector. Ridgemount Technologies has over 20 years of experience designing and manufacturing fibre optic connectors for many different applications.

The Ridgemount series of fibre optic connectors have been designed for use in the manufacture of high performance fibre optic cable assemblies. The connectors all conform to industry interface standards [IEC] and use premium ferrules with UL94 V 0 rated materials.


  • Industrial Transport Control
  • Security & Surveillance Systems
  • CATV & Broadcast Systems
  • Base Station Interconnection
  • Storage and Data Centres

OptionsFC [IEC 61754-13]SC [IEC 61754-4]ST [IEC 61754-2]

Mechanical Latching Thread [Pull Proof] Push-Pull [Pull Proof] Bayonet
Applications Telecom – Equipment Telecom / Datacom Datacom
Standards GR326 Compliant GR326 Compliant NA
Zirconia Ferrule 2.5mm PC or APCcone 2.5mm PC or APCcone 2.5mm PC or APCcone
Ferrule Size ID 126μm  C =1.0μm ID 126μm C =1.0μm ID 126μm C =1.0μm
Concentricity ID 125.5μm C <0.5μm ID 125.5μm C <0.5μm ID 125.5μm C <0.5μm
Multipart 0.9mm [L 32mm]
One Piece 0.9mm/ 2mm / 3mm 0.9mm/ 2mm / 3mm 0.9mm/ 2mm / 3mm
Length [incl. boot] 54mm [0.9mm = 37mm] 54mm [0.9mm = 37mm] 54mm [0.9mm = 37mm]
Typical Insertion Loss <0.2dB Low Loss ≤0.1dB] <0.2dB [Low Loss ≤0.1dB] <0.2dB [Low Loss ≤0.1dB]
Typical Return Loss ≥55dB APC≥65dB APC≥65dB PC≥55dB APC≥65dB
Repeatability ≤0.2dB ≤0.2dB ≤0.2dB
Operating Temperature -40°C to +80°C -40°C to +80°C -40°C to +80°C
Durability [mating] >500 [<0.2dB change] >500 [<0.2dB change] >500 [<0.2dB change]
Cable Retention 90N 90N 90N

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