KI 6501 Series Optical CWDM Power Meter

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KI 6501 Series Optical CWDM Power Meter

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KI 6501 Series Optical CWDM Power Meter

KI 6501 Series Optical CWDM Power Meter

List Price: $3,125.00
(You save $138.65 )

CWDM Channel Power Meter KI 6501

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KI6501 is an easy and economical handheld CWDM Power Meter for testing multi-λ single mode fiber optic systems.

It scans and stores the absolute or relative power levels of all 18 CWDM λ in 0.8 seconds. Test data can be viewed in graphical or numerical form, and reference values can be stored for easy loss testing.

The instrument has good ergonomics. It features a large, sunlight readable and backlit colour display, and a well laid out and easy to use front panel.

Data Management Software enables stored test data to be downloaded to PC.

  • Compact, rugged & light weight
  • Simple to use
  • Fast measurement speed
  • Scan range of 18 calibrated wavelengths
  • Larger, sunlight readable, backlit colour display
  • Simultaneous 9 wavelengths loss display
  • Tabular and graphical display modes
  • Internal memory for 1000 test records
  • Test data transfer via USB port
  • Programmable auto shut off
  • External power / charging via mini USB port
  • LED indicator battery charging status
  • 12 months warranty
  • Low cost

Product Features:

The KI 6501 Handheld CWDM Optical Power Meter is ideal for scanning the optical power in each CWDM band in single mode communication links.

The instrument automatically scans and stores powers of up to 18 wavelengths speedily in < 0.8 sec. Stable readings inspire user confidence.

The new solid state measuring system is highly stable and rugged compared to older mechanical scanning technologies, resulting in overall better operation, reliability and long term cost.

Test data can be displayed in either conventional tabular or in colour-rich graphical forms.

Results are displayed in blocks of 9 λ on the clear, sunlight readable, backlit colour LCD. The excellent instrument's simple operation ensures good quality testing.

The internal memory stores up to 1,000 test data records which can be conveniently downloaded to PC via USB using the provided Data Management Software.

The instrument can be powered or charged via its USB port with an LED indicating the charging status.

The instrument features rugged construction, moisture resistance, rubber holster and connector dust cover.


Fiber optic test equipment for DWDM, CWDM & SWDM4 systems.  Testers for wavelength selective optical loss testing with WDM calibrations and features, and a broadband variable optical attenuator.

SWDM / SWDM4 is a new multimode WDM standard at 850, 880, 910 and 940 nm.

Optical Communications Test Applications
Wavelength Selective Power Meter for systems with
CWDM channel spacing.
Quickly determine active channels.

Diverse FTTx systems, RFoG etc

General KI 6501 CWDM Channel Power Meter specifications

Calibrated λ 1270,1290, 1310, 1330, 1350, 1370, 1390, 1410, 1430, 1450, 1470,1490, 1510, 1530, 1550, 1570, 1590, 1610 nm
Number of channels 18
Channel spacing 20 nm
Measurement speed < 0.8 sec
Power range -40 ~ 10 dBm
Accuracy 0.5 dB (max)
Damaged level +27 dBm (composition of 18 λ)
Fiber type Single Mode
Optical connector type SC/PC
Display 2.8” Colour LCD with backlight
Show result dBm, dB
Resolution 0.01 dB
Memory 1000 records of 18-λ tests
Data software connect via USB-mini
Battery Built-in Li-Polymer Battery (3.7v, 1800 mAH) rechargeable via USB
Battery charging time 180 min (max)
Battery life 7 hours
Auto off Programmable (5 ~ 600 mins)
Operate / storage temperature -10 ~ 50 °C / -20 ~ 55 °C
Relative humidity ~90% @ 0 ~ 40°C
Unit size 155 mm x 78 mm x 34 mm
Unit weight 0.35 kg
Shipping weight 0.75 kg
Calibration validity 3 years
Warranty 1 year
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