Self Calibration Handheld Optical Power Meter

Toronto, (PressExposure) September 23, 2009 -- GAO Tek Inc. ( has announced the availability of its innovative handheld optical power meter, an advanced test instrument intended for absolute optical power measurement as well as relative loss measurement of fiber optics. It features a compact design, wide range of power measurements, high accuracy test results and an automatic self calibration function. The meter tests optical power within a wavelength range of 800 to 1600nm. It is an ideal tool for the maintenance and installation of telecommunication and CATV networks.

This portable optical power meter, model LP-216, offers a high resolution LCD screen and a quick response time without requiring warm-up. The meter is dust and water resistant making it suitable for field testing. This handheld power meter conserves energy via its auto-off function, which kicks in after ten minutes of inactivity. The optimized device offers more than 240 hours continual operation time with three dry cells. Its moveable connector provides for several types of connections including FC, SC and ST. This well-designed optical power meter displays optical power in mw, dB and dBm and provides calibrated wavelengths including 850, 1300, 1310, 1550, 1490, and 1625nm.

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GAO Tek Inc.( is a global leader in research, development and manufacturing of high performance telecommunication testers, electronic measurement instruments, embedded development tools and other electronic products that serve the needs of electronic professionals internationally.

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Press Release Submitted On: September 22, 2009 at 10:41 pm
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