The Cable Certifier is a network cable tester. This certifier is undoubtedly the most popular around. There are over 40,000 units in circulation today. It enjoys fame for a good reason. This cable tester really stands up to its reputation. I have worked in the telecommunications field in NYC for 15+ years and I most certainly will let you know directly this is the most favored and trustworthy cable certifier in NYC. Most building contractors make use of the DTX 1800 fluke meter for their copper & fiber cable analyzing needs. The DTX-1800 is a formidable piece of equipment. This lan certifier can test a Cat 6 cable in 9 seconds. Execute Basic cable certification 5 times more rapid with DTX Fiber Modules. Additionally it is deadly precise when it relates to troubleshooting. The Fluke DTX 1800 reduces your current testing budget by nearly 33% with this with its efficiency and speed. The cable analyzer also adheres to TIA/ISO specifications to help you ensure that your test results are industry compliant.
DTX-1800 Simple To Use Linkware Test Software
With the Fluke DTX 1800 it is easy to take a look at stored testing results in the linkware software containing an extremely user friendly user interface. Using this type of fluke meter and the linkware application you can also create professional looking testing results that are able to be sent directly via e-mail to the client. These files are in PDF file format and there is a colorful one page results of the tests created for each cable certified. This page comprises of the wire map diagram of every conductor within the cable. Also it offers the Pass/Fail for the multiple parameter checks and all of the associated measurements for each test. The test result also entails the total length of each of the 4 pairs of the cable. This DTX Cable Analyzer from Fluke Networks is the certifier for today’s contractors needs present and foreseeable future.
A handful of popular features of the Cable Certifier include:
10 gig Copper Certification
DTX compact OTDR for all your fiber testing needs
Patch cord test
Permanent Link adapter technology illuminates false failures
Certify cabling , verify network accessibility and link connectivity
DTX AC wire map validates power over Ethernet services
Thorough , easy to follow Linkware reports
Coax Test Solution
Troubleshooting Is A Breeze With The Fluke DTX
The Fluke 1800 advanced diagnostics produce troubleshooting faults 2x as fast. This tester recognizes the point of failure including , distance from the tester and likely factors behind the fault. The DTX-1800 does not end there. It will present corrective actions to take so senior technicians may clear up the situation promptly while not having to consult with management. The straightforward wire map function can certainly make mending shorts , swapped pairs and reversals a breeze even for not as experienced techs. The DTX 1800 also delivers when it comes to future proofing your investment by being able to gauge ten gig cable functionality including alien crosstalk in full compliance with industry specifications to 500 MHz. This includes Category 6a cabling.
The DTX-1800 will also help you when you’re not testing. It will lessen set up time for reports and gathering testing results. You can sort test results by cable ID , by date or by pass or fail to quickly pinpoint tests that you are currently in search of. To provide an example : Assuming you have 1000 assessments saved in the certifier and 5 of them have failed you may sort by Fail/Pass and the top five test results in spreadsheet file will be the failed results.
The Fluke DTX 1800 tester kit includes :
The DTX 1800 Main and Smart Remote , the Linkware PC software , a 128 MB MSC card , Cat 6A/class Ea permanent link adapters( 2 ) , Class 6a Class E Channel Adapters ( 2 ) , Headsets for talk , 2 AC chargers the carrying case , USB interface cable , serial RS-232 cable ( DB9 to IEEE 1394 ) and user manual.