Sumitomo Electric Launches Next Generation TYPE-Q102-M12 Ribbon Fiber Splicer

Raleigh, NC – 09/01/2019 – Sumitomo Electric Lightwave (SEL), a group company of Sumitomo Electric Industries,announced its newest addition to the industry-leading Quantum® Fusion Splicer portfolio. Sumitomo Electric’s new Type-Q102-M12 Ribbon Fiber Splicer is accompanied with new features and benefits capable of deploying next generation hyperscale networks.

Consistent and quality low-loss splicing, the compatibility with Lynx Custom-Fit® 2 Splice-On Connecters, and Sumitomo Electric’s patented dual independent ovens make this fusion splicer a preferred choice for extensive and diverse optical fiber networks. The new ribbon fiber splicer is capable of handling 250um and 200um ecosystems and is accompanied by SEL’s 24/7 fusion splicer technical support and a three-year warranty.

SEL will showcase the Q102-M12 Ribbon Fiber Splicer at the ISE Expo in Fort Worth, Texas and BICSI Fall in Las Vegas, NV.

For more information about Sumitomo Electric Lightwave’s products or solutions, please visit or call 1-800-358-7378.

About Sumitomo Electric Lightwave

Sumitomo Electric Lightwave (SEL) is a recognized leader in optical fiber technologies and solutions for data center, enterprise, and communication networks. Drawing from research and development from its parent company, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Sumitomo Electric Lightwave offers a variety of advanced products in ribbon technology, air-blown fiber, fusion splicing and connectivity solutions including splice-on connectors. For more information on Sumitomo Electric Lightwave or its products, visit or call toll-free at 1-800-358-7378.

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