FC-8R Cleaver

Sumitomo Electric

Compact and handy. The FC-8R handheld Sumitomo Cleaver, suitable for all cable construction fields with an auto rotating blade for single fibres and up to 12 fibre ribbons.

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FC-8R Cleaver

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Fibre Types
  • 125um, lsilica glass fibre; Single to 12 fibre ribbons.
Cleave Length
  • 6-12mm (250um fibre), 10-20mm (900um fibre), 10mm (Ribbon fibre).
Cleave Angle
  • 0.5 degrees.
  • 58 x 98 x 47mm.
  • 260g.
Operating Condition
  • -10~50 degree C, 0~95% RH (non-condensing).
Key Features
  • Automatic Blade Rotation: Patented mechanism, repeatable quality cleaves without blade adjustment.
  • Cleave Counter: Automatic counter cleaving time (FC-8R-FC only).
  • High Precision, Durable Blade: Expert metal working delivers consistent quality for over 60,000 fibres.
  • Automatic Blade Rotation: Available (switchable to fixed).
  • Cleave Counter: FC-8R-FC; Available, FC-8R-F; N/A.
  • Lid Open Angle: Switchable (Wide/Narrow).
Look After Me

As an Approved Sumitomo Service and Maintenance Centre, we offer a range of services to keep your products in immaculate working order. Find out more.


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