160 – Venturi LCv

The Ridgemount LCv™ [LC Venturi™] is a simplex LC connector with a unique patented ferrule designed for blown fibre applications.

Optimized for use with Emtelle’s FibreFast™ bundle the LCv™ ferrule can be blown over 1km in designated Microducts. The connector kit is simply clicked on after installation to provide a standard LC APC interface.

It is ideal for the drop cables that require a minimum of installation time and skill

Applications

  • FTTH Telecom Interconnects
  • Blown Fibre Micro-ducts
  • Internal / External Installations
  • Emtelle FibreFast™ compatible

160 Series

LC Venturi™

PERFORMANCE

Plug Connector

IEC 61754-20

LC Venturi

Connector Material

Plastic

TPE

Optical Alignment

Physical Contact

PC & APC options

Ferrule

Zirconia Ceramic 1.25mm

ID125.5 / 0.5μm

Fibre Channels

Simplex

One

Crimp Die Size

NA

NA

Total Length [including Boot]

mm

37mm

Optical Performance

subject to termination method and fibre grade

Insertion Loss [Max]

IEC 61300-3-4

<0.25dB

Insertion Loss [Typical]

IEC 61300-3-4

<0.12dB

Insertion Loss [Random]

IEC 61300-2-40/41

<0.25dB >97%

Return Loss

IEC 61300-3-6

UPC>55dB; APC>65dB

Repeatability

IEC 61300-2-2

+0.2dB / 500 matings

End Face Symmetry

IEC 61755-2-1

Radius: Offset: Height:

Mechanical Performance

subject to termination method and fibre grade

Vibration

IEC 61300-2-1

10Hz - 55Hz

Durability

IEC 61300-2-2

x 500 matings

Impact

IEC 61300-2-12

5 Drops (1.5m)

Fibre Retention

IEC 61300-2-4

<30N with Emtelle FibreFast

Environmental

subject to termination method and fibre grade

Operational Temperature

IEC 61300-2-22

-40°C to +85°C

For more information please contact Emtelle +44 1450 364000www.emtelle.com or
Ridgemount Technologies +4401869 277233 www.ridgemount.com

Any questions? Get in touch with a member of the team today.