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Fiber Optic Mandrel

Custom Fiber Optic Mandrel

A recent collaboration between TekRex and Megladon resulted in a super-compact fiber routing application. A mandrel system was designed to coil discrete lengths of fiber cable into the cassette, nesting them into one another. The size of the unit, with 7 nesting coils, over 460m of glass and 22 splices, is about the size of

Fiber in Focus Series

Fiber Optics in Focus

LC Connectors   In this Fiber Optics in Focus video series, we’re honing in on some of the industry’s most used and well-known fiber optic products Megladon has to offer. To kick this series off, we’re focusing on the LC connector.     The LC connector is the most common fiber optic connector favored by telecom

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Fiber Face-Off: Field vs Factory Terminated Fiber Optic Cables

The terms ‘field terminated’ and ‘factory terminated’ are common for many fiber optic technicians, but the average person would not know the difference. A ‘terminated’ fiber optic cable is simply a cable with a connector attached to the end – the connector plugs into a network and transfers data via the cable. Field terminated cables allow valuable flexibility, but require highly skilled technicians

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The Checkup: Putting Your Fiber Optic Network to the Test

The sharp increase in demand for more bandwidth, along with demand for the fastest transmission medium possible, has stressed the importance of reliable fiber optic test and measurement methods.

The Benefits of Fiber Optic Distribution Panels

The fiber optic distribution panel is your best solution to organize and manage fiber optic cables within an enterprise network.

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.  

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

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