Sumitomo Electric

Type 201e-VS

Handheld Fusion Splicer for Single fibre

Fixed V-groove


Handy size for working in small spaces

Fully navigational touchscreen and intuitive GUI

Shock, water and dust resistant

Suitable for drop and indoor cable splicing

Sumitomo Handheld Splicer
Sumitomo TYPE-201e-VS Specifications
Applicable optical fiber Material Silica Glass
Profile type Single Mode Fiber (ITU-T G.652)
Multi Mode Fiber (ITU-T G.651)
Dispersion Shifted Fiber (ITU-T G.653)
Non-Zero Dispersion Shifted Fiber (ITU-T G.655)
Bend Insensitive Fiber (ITU-T G.657)
Number of fiber 1c
Cladding diameter φ125 μm
Coating diameter *1 Single: 250 μm, 500 μm, 900 μm
Cleave length 5-10mm
Electrode Life *2 3,000
Applicable Cable*3 0.25 mm primary coated 1-fiber drop cable 2.0 to 3.1mm×2.0mm (excluding messenger steel wire)
Physical Characteristics Size (Main body)*4 110W×140D×76H(mm)
Weight 860g (Including BU-12L)
Display size 3.5-inch touch screen color LCD display
Power Conditions AC operation With AC adaptor ADC-1340, ADC-1340A
Input: AC 100-240V 50/60Hz 1.45A
DC operation Input: DC 10-15V, 4.5A
Battery operation BU-12S: 11.1V (Typical 1530mAh)
BU-12L: 11.1V (Typical 3060mAh)
Typical Charging Time (For BU-12S, 12L)
: Approx. 3 Hours (Standby mode)
Approx. 20 Hours (During operation)
In – Out Terminal Serial port USB 2.0 mini-B type
Storage media microSD / microSDHC memory card
Splice Performance Splice loss (typical)*5 SMF : 0.05 dB
MMF: 0.03 dB
DSF : 0.08 dB
NZDSF : 0.08 dB
Screening load (typical) 1.96-2.09N (at stage)
Splice time (typical) Approx. 11 seconds (SMF1c)
Splice & Heat cycles*6 Approx. 100 cycles (with BU-12L)
Splice program Max. 200 programs
Splice data storage 10,000 splices
Splice image capture 64 images
Sleeve length Up to 60mm
Applicable protection sleeve The protection sleeve for single fiber, up to 60mm
length, up to φ5mm diameter.
FPS-1 (length 60mm)
FPS-61-2.6 (length 60mm)
Protection sleeve for Splice-On Connector
Lynx2 CustomFit® Splice-On Connector
Typical heating time*7 Approx. 30 seconds (FPS-61-2.6 sleeve)
Heating Program Max. 100 programs
Environmental Conditions Operating temperature -10 to +50°C
Storage temperature -40 to +80°C
Humidity 0 to 95%RH (non-condensing)
Altitude Up to 3,660 m
Environmental Durability Shock resistance*8 Drop from 76cm on bottom face
Water resistance*8 Equivalent to IPx2 (Operates normally after being exposed to water dripping at 3mm/min. for at least 2.5 min on each of 4 surfaces tilted at 15 degree.
Dust resistance*8 Equivalent to IPx5 (Operates normally after 8 hours in a dust chamber containing dust of particle size 75 μm or below)

*1 Fiber holders appropriate for the fiber coating is required.
*2 Electrode life may vary depending on the operating environment.
*3 Fiber holder cannot be used with loose tube cable.
*4 The projection parts are excluded.
*5 With Sumitomo identical fibers (in room temprature)
*6 Splice and Heat cycles may vary depending on the battery status and the operating environment.
*7 With Sumitomo protection sleeve in room temprature, powered with AC adapter.
*8 Confirms the battery operation in tests carried out by Sumitomo. Does not guarantee that the product is free of faults or damage.

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