New Products Announcement – TK-160 Fiber Prep Kit & FCC-125 Fiber Connector Cleaner

TK-160_01 (1) As the innovative leader in the fiber optic industry we are pleased to announce the new TK-160 Fiber Prep Kit with FCC & VFL (includes the FCC-125 & FCC-250 Fiber Connector Cleaners 1.25mm & 2.5mm and the Visual Fault Locator Kit) .

 

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New Product Release – TK-120 Fiber Prep Kit & H-90 Rugged 21 Pocket Heavy Duty Case

TK-120_04As the fiber world continues to evolve, the demands on tech professionals continue to change as well. With that idea in mind we’ve put together a new Fiber Prep Kit (TK120) and packaged it in our new H-90 Rugged 21 Pocket Heavy Duty Case.

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How my Fiber Optic Kevlar Cutter made me look like a hero to my wife

Long Stem Roses

Okay, you’re asking “what’s the deal?” Let me tell you a true story and you can judge for yourself. It all started on my wife’s birthday when the kids sent their mother a bouquet of long stem roses. They were red and they were gorgeous, and I was equally impressed that the thorns were removed. So now the plan was to put these flowers into an appropriate vase for everyone to see, fill with just enough water and stir in one of those food packets to keep them fresh.

I always put the packets in and I always wonder whether they really do anything or if the florist just gives them to you to make it seem like he is doing you a favor. Does it work? Would the flowers last the same amount of time without the little packet? Your guess is as good as mine.

Now I go into the closet looking for the right size vase for the flowers, and you guessed it, long stem roses and the vases in my closet don’t match…time to cut the flowers. Well my wife grabs an old pair of scissors in the kitchen drawer and begins cutting the stems one at a time. Ever see a rose stem projectile? Ever see blisters on your hand using a dull kitchen scissor and stems hardened to RC 50?

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