At ECOC 2016 Sticklers Introduces CleanBlast Fluid for Automated Cleaning of Fiber End-Faces

MicroCare Europe bvba, the European division of the world’s leading manufacturer of critical cleaning, coating and lubrication products, is bringing the Sticklers™ family of fiber optic cleaning products to the ECOC Exhibition from 19-21 Sep. 2016 in Düsseldorf, Germany. The focus at the expo will be the availability of CleanBlast™-compatible HFE-based fibre cleaning fluid from Viavi® Solutions, now packaged by the Sticklers™ team.

The CleanBlast™ chemistry is engineered for the automated, highspeed cleaning of fibre end-faces using the CleanBlast™ systems manufactured by Viavi Solutions. These systems are widely used around the world by OEMs making transceivers, patch cords and other quality fibre optic devices. Thousands of systems are in use in Europe, the USA, Mexico and across Asia and every one of these systems needs a suuply of the CleanBlast™ HFE-based cleaning fluid.

Now packaged in the Sticklers™ factory, the CleanBlast™ fluid will manufactured to the Viavi specification. It is 100% compatible with the Viavi CleanBlast™ machine. The fluid is packaged in the same industry-standard 225ml brown glass bottles and will exactly fit the Viavi CleanBlast™ fiber cleaning systems. The fluid itself is a nonflammable HFE blend which is the exact, drop-in replacement for the cleaning fluid provided with the Viavi Solutions CleanBlast™ systems; no adjustments to the machine will be required. Part numbers and exterior packaging remains identical to the Viavi specifications.

After the ECOC exhibition, Viavi Solutions will no longer offer the cleaning fluid and instead refer customers needing CleanBlast™ fluids to Sticklers™ distributors world-wide. For more information, contact Sticklers™ distributors or visit our site.

Also at ECOC the Sticklers™team will feature new end-face cleaning sticks, new cleaning kits and other chemical formulations unique to the market. Learn more at: