Sumitomo Electric

FC-7 Series handheld cleavers

One-step handheld cleaver. Quick, lightweight and easy-to-use.


Operations manual is available for download

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FC-7S cleaver shown with its removable off-cut collector tray open

FC-7M-F8 model shown with a removable ribbon fibre holder (on the left) beside the FC-7S (right)


Product name FC-7S FC-7M-F8
Applicable fiber Cladding diameter ø125μm ø125μm
Fiber count/Size Single fiber
(For fiber coating ø0.25~ø0.9mm)
Single to 8
Cleave length 6~20mm (for fiber coating ø0.25mm) 10mm
10~20mm (for fiber coating ø0.9mm)
*Built-in scale for measurement of cleave length
Off-cut collector Equiped Equiped
Dimension/Weight 98(W)×58(D)×47(H) mm/300g 98(W)×58(D)×47(H) mm/300g
Automatic blade rotation
Blade life*1 54,000fibers
(2,250fiber×24 positions)
(2,250fibers×24 positions)
*1 Blade life is not guaranteed. It may vary depending on the operating environment.