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GK-20

Eska™ Premier .5 mm High-Performance Plastic Optical Fiber


GK-20 Eska™ Premier .5 mm

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Application: General purpose fiber for lighting and sensor applications

Manufacturer: Mitsubishi Rayon Co. LTD.

Part Number: GK-20



  Part Number: GK-20
Price (6500 m per spool)

 
  This item is no longer available. The suggested alternative part number is TB-500.

  Structure
Core Material Polymethyl-Methacrylate Resin
Cladding Material Fluorinated Polymer
Core Refractive Index 1.49
Refractive Index Profile Step-index
Numerical Aperture .50
Number of Fibers 1
 
Unit Value
Core Diameter μm 456 - 516
Cladding Diameter μm 470 - 530
Approximate Weight g/m .3
  Buffer/Jacket
Material and Color n/a
Indication on Jacket
 
Unit Value
Outer Diameter mm n/a
Fiber Tensile Strength N 14
Performance Criteria for Acceptance
and/or
[ Test Conditions ]
Unit Value
Maximum
Rating
Storage Temperature No Physical Deterioration
[ in a Dry Atmosphere ]
° C - 55 ~ 70
Operating Temperature No Deterioration in Optical Properties
[ in a Dry Atmosphere ]
° C -55 ~ 85
No Deterioration in Optical Properties
[ under 95% RH condition ]
° C + 60 Max.
Optical
Properties
Transmission Loss (650 nm Collimated Light)
[ 25°C 50% RH ]
dB/m .25 Max.
Transmission Loss
under 95% RH
(650 nm Collimated Light)
[ Operating Temperature ]
dB/m Not rated
Mechanical
Characteristics
Minimum Bend Radius Loss Increment <0.5 dB
[ A Quarter Bend ]
mm 10
Tensile Strength Tensile Force at 5%
[ Elongation: Conforms to JIS C. 6861 ]
N 14