Novec Contact Cleaner can be applied directly to the connectors in or out of the fixture or onto a High Performance Wiping Cloth before cleaning the connector ends.
• Removes particulates, oils, light grease, silicones, dust and other soils from connector end faces
• Quick drying and non-corrosive
• Safe for plastics and metals
Novec Contact Cleaner offers a wide margin of safety in its intended applications.
The product is low in toxicity, non-flammable and non-conductive, allowing it to be safely used on energized electrical components and circuits. It is odorless, and will not dry out skin like many other solvents.
Novec Contact Cleaner makes a convenient addition to field kits. With its fast drying, streak free and effective cleaning performance, it provides clean end faces, while minimizing risk of fiber damage. The user should determine the best method for use.
Cleaning fiber optic connectors is an important part of any fiber optic network assembly operation. The goal is to prevent damage to the fiber during mating of the fiber optic connector ends.
Typical uses include: during and after processing; prior to inspection; before shipping; or during field installations. The cleaner offers a number of significant advantages over many conventional spray cleaners, including:
• Fast drying
• Streak free
• Low in toxicity
Novec Contact Cleaner also features an excellent environmental profile. The product is non-ozone depleting, is exempt from the U.S. EPA’s and most state and district definitions of a volatile organic compound (VOC) and contains no nPB or HAPS. It is based on a sustainable technology and offers an alternative for cleaners containing HCFC-141b or HCFC-225.
Novec Contact Cleaner is also a useful tool to help meet commitments for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by eliminating the hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) associated with many traditional contact cleaners.