The Fluke FT500 FiberInspector Mini is a Mini Video Microscope designed to magnify installed fiber terminations and connectors to ensure that the connections are clean. With the reliance on optical fiber networks for telecommunications as well as other applications increasing, the emphasis on keeping them clean and loss-free grows as well.
Unlike traditional scopes, the FT500 works almost 10 times faster and provides the user with reliable and easy viewing. The design of the microscope protects your eyes from harmful laser light and provides coaxial lighting to help you assess your equipment without disassembling anything. The high-power 200x magnification of the FT500 allows the user to view crystal clear images of microscopic debris and end-face damage on its 1.8" TFT screen.
The FT500's also offers innovations in convenience and versatility. The size of this fiber microscope makes it easily portable and features such as the grip trigger mode, which makes the microscope show images only when squeezing the display's sides are practically useful. With a range of standard and accessory probe tips, the FT500 can also inspect a variety of different connector types. The integrated LED light source has >100,000-hour life. Continuous-use battery life is approximately three hours.