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Custom Fiber Patch Panels & Adapter Panels

Customized Fiber Optic Adapter Panels

Megladon Manufacturing has the ability to customize a variety of unique and innovative fiber optic products. Our innovative manufacturing techniques allow you to think outside of the standard fiber optic product catalogue and come up with a solution that fits your project requirements. For example, we leverage our additive manufacturing capabilities to create a customized

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Why Choose Fiber Optic Products Made In USA?

Megladon Manufacturing works with industry leaders and community members to design and build fiber optic solutions that meet unique connectivity needs.  

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Why TAA Compliance Matters for Fiber Optic Products

When selecting a fiber optics manufacturer, you should begin by critiquing their manufacturing standards and where they source their parts. This initial step can save money and headaches in the future by optimizing your fiber optic network. Luckily, Megladon Manufacturing offers a variety of fiber optic products that are assembled in the United States with

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Fiber Optic Fundamentals: A Beginner’s Guide

As demand for higher bandwidth and richer content explodes, fiber optic networks may soon become a business’ most valuable asset. Fiber optic cables, also known as optical cords, transmit data in the form of light by using thin strains of glass. On the other hand, traditional cables, such as those made from copper, rely on

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TyRex Technology Family Best of 2020

While 2020 may not be anyone’s favorite year, it has proved that the TyRex Technology Family is Built to Last. We had a lot of great moments this year so it’s time to take a look back at our accomplishments as we prepare for 2021. Be sure to click on each TyRex Technology Family snow globe

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Tyrex Technology Family: A Texas Company Built to Last

How do you ensure your company survives 3 recessions and a global pandemic? You make sure it’s built to last from the very foundation. TyRex began in a small cubicle in 1995. Founded by John Bosch, Jr. and Andrew Cooper, with the dream of building a world-class organization that, founded on sound business and ethical

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Face-to-Face with Your Fiber Ferrule

Published on November 30, 2020 by Jace Waechter The ferrule is the most important component of the fiber optic connector. Located at the tip of a fiber optic connector, the ferrule’s primary function is to hold the glass core in place. A securely fastened ferrule will allow for precise data transmissions between the multitude of

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Guide To Multimode Fiber (62.5um & 50um, OM1 to OM5)

Multimode fiber optic cable is a common specification of fiber optic glass which offers a much wider core size or core diameter of 50-62.5 nanometers compared to the more narrow core diameter of single-mode glass (9 microns across). Aside from the physical core diameter, there are many other variations in the physical properties of this

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Low Quality is a Network Nightmare

Published on September 23, 2020 by Jace Waechter If your fiber-optic network could dream, what would be its worst nightmare? It would probably dream about a total system shutdown at the very moment it needed to perform at its highest potential. This nightmare scenario should be in the back of your mind as well when

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