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2.5mm Economical Foam Swab

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2.5mm Economical Foam Swab

The 2.5mm Fiber Optic Foam Swab is an excellent choice for FTTH, CO, or Data Com applications. While some foam can generate particles, this swab is manufactured with a tough, medical-grade urethane foam that provides excellent particle entrapment, and has resulted in millions of successful cleaning operations. 

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Features & Benefits

  • Flexible swab head conforms to connector face
  • 2.5mm Fiber Optic Foam Swab provides outstanding particle entrapment
  • No adhesives, binders, or fibers to leave residues
  • Open-cell structure gives the best solvent holding capacity, enables less solvent to do more work
  • Can be used with Electro-Wash® PX Fiber Optic Cleaner or Electro-Wash® CZ for all types of soils and contaminants
  • Available in durable, field-ready, transparent tubes

Applications

  • Cleans 2.5 mm connectors and ferrules
  • Cleans Test Equipment Ports
Shelf Life 2 Yrs
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Choosing the Best Swab for Aggressive Solvents

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How to Restore Flood Damaged Electronics, Telecom Equipment, and Fiber Optic Connectors

Although water can cause extensive damage to electronics, it does not mean that equipment is lost and cannot be replaced. Electronics, telecommunications equipment, and fiber optic connections are able to be restored after water damage. The damage can be reversed using cleaning solutions that...
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48042F

50 swabs per tube

18 tubes $280.62
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500 swabs/bag

5 bags $384.45
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