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Fibre Optic Transceivers

Lightning Series

Lightning series MIL-DTL-38999 optoelectronic components duplicate the functions of typical datacom or telecom fibre optic transceivers in package configurations that are optimised for the harsh environments of military fibre optic applications.

  • Ethernet switches and peripherals
  • sFPDP data links
  • ARINC 818 video displays and drivers
  • FPGA integration
  • Optical fibre link distances up to 2.0 km for Fast Ethernet and 550 m for Gigabit Ethernet
  • Applications for Ethernet, Fibre Channel, ARINC 818 and sFPDP and or loss from 50 Mbps to 3.2 Gbps
  • Operating temperature range from – 40°C to + 85°C
  • Shock, vibration and immersion resistant per MIL-STD-810
  • Aluminium alloy MIL-DTL-38999 housings are strong, durable and lightweight
  • Samtec® EQCD series electrical connector for SMT interface
  • Sealed against liquid and solid contaminants
  • Shock and vibration resistant
  • MIL-T-29504 compliant optical fibre interface
  • Configuration up to eight electro optical conversions available
  • RoHS compliant product available