Dealing with the Effects of Static on Fiber End-Faces and Connectors
This presentation is based on a webinar about cleaning fiber. It offers a look at the best practices used to minimize the problems that static can cause on end-faces. Viewed by more than 800 attendees, the presentation explains the puzzling origins of the static on a fiber end-face. It then shows the problems that static can cause which can be exacerbated by attempting to clean fiber with IPA alcohol. The presentation recommends the use of static-dissipative fluids other than alcohol and offers 11 specific 'best practices' that should be integrated into every tech's daily procedures.
Dealing with the Effects of Static on Fiber End Faces and Connectors.pdf