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  • EN 61280-4-1:2009

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    FIBRE OPTIC COMMUNICATION SUBSYSTEM TEST PROCEDURES - PART 4-1: INSTALLED CABLE PLANT - MULTIMODE ATTENUATION MEASUREMENT

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    Superseded date:  02-02-2022

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    Published date:  12-01-2013

    Publisher:  European Committee for Standards - Electrical

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    FOREWORD
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms, definitions, graphical symbols and acronyms
    4 Measurement methods
    5 Apparatus
    6 Procedures
    7 Calculations
    8 Documentation
    Annex A (normative) - One-cord reference method
    Annex B (normative) - Three-cord reference method
    Annex C (normative) - Two-cord reference method
    Annex D (normative) - Optical time domain reflectometer
    Annex E (normative) - Requirements for the source
            characteristics for multimode measurement
    Annex F (informative) - Measurement uncertainty examples
    Annex G (informative) - OTDR configuration information
    Annex H (informative) - Test cord insertion loss verification
    Bibliography
    Annex ZA (normative) - Normative references to international
             publications with their corresponding European
             publications

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Pertains to the measurement of attenuation of installed fibre-optic cabling using multimode fibre, typically in lengths of up to 2000 m.

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    Committee SR 86C
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher European Committee for Standards - Electrical
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS EN 60793-2-10:2017 Optical fibres Product specifications. Sectional specification for category A1 multimode fibres
    BS EN IEC 60793-1-47:2018 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-47: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - MACROBENDING LOSS
    CEI EN 61746-2 : 2012 CALIBRATION OF OPTICAL TIME-DOMAIN REFLECTOMETERS (OTDR) - PART 2: OTDR FOR MULTIMODE FIBRES
    CEI EN 61300-1 : 2012 FIBRE OPTIC INTERCONNECTING DEVICES AND PASSIVE COMPONENTS - BASIC TEST AND MEASUREMENT PROCEDURES - PART 1: GENERAL AND GUIDANCE
    BS EN 60793-1-47 : 2009 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-47: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - MACROBENDING LOSS
    17/30361394 DC : 0 BS EN 50174-1 - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - CABLING INSTALLATION - PART 1: INSTALLATION SPECIFICATION AND QUALITY ASSURANCE
    BS EN 62496-2-1 : 2011 OPTICAL CIRCUIT BOARDS - PART 2-1: MEASUREMENTS - OPTICAL ATTENUATION AND ISOLATION
    I.S. EN 62614:2010 FIBRE OPTICS - LAUNCH CONDITION REQUIREMENTS FOR MEASURING MULTIMODE ATTENUATION
    I.S. EN 60793-2-10:2017 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 2-10: PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS - SECTIONAL SPECIFICATION FOR CATEGORY A1 MULTIMODE FIBRE
    BS EN 61746-2 : 2011 CALIBRATION OF OPTICAL TIME-DOMAIN REFLECTOMETERS (OTDR) - PART 2: OTDR FOR MULTIMODE FIBRES
    BS EN 62614 : 2010 FIBRE OPTICS - LAUNCH CONDITION REQUIREMENTS FOR MEASURING MULTIMODE ATTENUATION
    EN IEC 60793-1-47 : 2018 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-47: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - MACROBENDING LOSS (IEC 60793-1-47:2017)
    BS EN 61300-1:2016 Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components. Basic test and measurement procedures General and guidance
    CEI EN 60793-1-47 : 2010 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-47: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - MACROBENDING LOSS
    CEI EN 60793-1-54 : 2013 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-54: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - GAMMA IRRADIATION
    EN IEC 60793-1-54 : 2018 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-54: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - GAMMA IRRADIATION (IEC 60793-1-54:2018)
    BS EN 60793-1-54 : 2018 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-54: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - GAMMA IRRADIATION
    I.S. EN IEC 60793-1-54:2018 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-54: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - GAMMA IRRADIATION
    I.S. EN IEC 60793-1-47:2018 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-47: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - MACROBENDING LOSS
    PREN 50174-1 : DRAFT 2017 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - CABLING INSTALLATION - PART 1: INSTALLATION SPECIFICATION AND QUALITY ASSURANCE
    I.S. EN 60793-1-47:2009 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-47: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - MACROBENDING LOSS
    EN 60793-2-10:2017 (edition 6) Optical fibres - Part 2-10: Product specifications - Sectional specification for category A1 multimode fibres
    UNE-EN 61300-1:2017 Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components - Basic test and measurement procedures - Part 1: General and guidance
    I.S. EN 61300-1:2016 FIBRE OPTIC INTERCONNECTING DEVICES AND PASSIVE COMPONENTS - BASIC TEST AND MEASUREMENT PROCEDURES - PART 1: GENERAL AND GUIDANCE
    CEI EN 62614 : 2012 FIBRE OPTICS - LAUNCH CONDITION REQUIREMENTS FOR MEASURING MULTIMODE ATTENUATION
    S.R. CLC/TS 50621:2016 GUIDELINE FOR THE REPAIR OF DAMAGED INSTALLED OPTICAL FIBRE CABLES AND MICRODUCTS
    I.S. EN 60793-1-54:2013 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-54: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - GAMMA IRRADIATION (IEC 60793-1-54:2012 (EQV))
    I.S. EN 61746-2:2011 CALIBRATION OF OPTICAL TIME-DOMAIN REFLECTOMETERS (OTDR) - PART 2: OTDR FOR MULTIMODE FIBRES
    EN 61746-2:2011/AC:2014 CALIBRATION OF OPTICAL TIME-DOMAIN REFLECTOMETERS (OTDR) - PART 2: OTDR FOR MULTIMODE FIBRES
    CLC/TS 50621 : 2016 GUIDELINE FOR THE REPAIR OF DAMAGED INSTALLED OPTICAL FIBRE CABLES AND MICRODUCTS
    EN 61300-1:2016 (edition 4) Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components - Basic test and measurement procedures - Part 1: General and guidance
    EN 62496-2-1 : 2011 OPTICAL CIRCUIT BOARDS - PART 2-1: MEASUREMENTS - OPTICAL ATTENUATION AND ISOLATION (IEC 62496-2-1:2011)
    EN 60793-1-54:2013 OPTICAL FIBRES - PART 1-54: MEASUREMENT METHODS AND TEST PROCEDURES - GAMMA IRRADIATION (IEC 60793-1-54:2012)
    EN 62614 : 2010 FIBRE OPTICS - LAUNCH CONDITION REQUIREMENTS FOR MEASURING MULTIMODE ATTENUATION

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    IEC 60825-2:2004+AMD1:2006+AMD2:2010 CSV Safety of laser products - Part 2: Safety of optical fibre communication systems (OFCS)
    IEC 61280-1-3:2010 Fibre optic communication subsystem test procedures - Part 1-3: General communication subsystems - Central wavelength and spectral width measurement
    IEC 60793-2-10:2017 Optical fibres - Part 2-10: Product specifications - Sectional specification for category A1 multimode fibres
    IEC 60793-2:2015 Optical fibres - Part 2: Product specifications - General
    ISO/IEC 24702:2006 Information technology Generic cabling Industrial premises
    ISO/IEC 11801:2002 Information technology Generic cabling for customer premises
    EN 61746:2005 CALIBRATION OF OPTICAL TIME-DOMAIN REFLECTOMETERS (OTDR)
    IEC TR 61930:1998 Fibre optic graphical symbology
    IEC 60793-1-40:2001 Optical fibres - Part 1-40: Measurement methods and test procedures - Attenuation
    IEC TR 61931:1998 Fibre optic - Terminology
    IEC 61300-3-6:2008 Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components - Basic test and measurement procedures - Part 3-6: Examinations and measurements - Return loss
    IEC 61300-3-35:2015 RLV Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components - Basic test and measurement procedures - Part 3-35: Examinations and measurements - Visual inspection of fibre optic connectors and fibre-stub transceivers
    EN 61280-1-4:2010 FIBRE OPTIC COMMUNICATION SUBSYSTEM TEST PROCEDURES - PART 1-4: GENERAL COMMUNICATION SUBSYSTEMS - LIGHT SOURCE ENCIRCLED FLUX MEASUREMENT METHOD
    IEC 60793-2-50:2015 Optical fibres - Part 2-50: Product specifications - Sectional specification for class B single-mode fibres
    IEC 61746:2005 Calibration of optical time-domain reflectometers (OTDR)
    EN 61280-1-3:2010 FIBRE OPTIC COMMUNICATION SUBSYSTEM TEST PROCEDURES - PART 1-3: GENERAL COMMUNICATION SUBSYSTEMS - CENTRAL WAVELENGTH AND SPECTRAL WIDTH MEASUREMENT
    IEC 61315:2005 Calibration of fibre-optic power meters
    IEC TR 62316:2007 Guidance for the interpretation of OTDR backscattering traces
    EN 60825-2:2004/A2:2010 SAFETY OF LASER PRODUCTS - PART 2: SAFETY OF OPTICAL FIBRE COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS (OFCS)
    ISO/IEC 14763-3:2014 Information technology Implementation and operation of customer premises cabling Part 3: Testing of optical fibre cabling
    ISO/IEC 24764:2010 Information technology Generic cabling systems for data centres
    EN 61315:2006 Calibration of fibre-optic power meters
    IEC 61280-1-4:2009 Fibre optic communication subsystem test procedures - Part 1-4: General communication subsystems - Light source encircled flux measurement method
    IEC 61745:2017 End-face image analysis procedure for the calibration of optical fibre geometry test sets
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