A New Method
A New Solution


The fibersect rapidly removes the epoxy and fibers of all ferrules and connectors, including MT ferrules and MTP® connectors and single fiber connectors and ferrules.

what fibersect does

  • Quickly cuts through the epoxy and fiber of all ferrules and connectors, including MT ferrules and MTP® connectors, SC, LC, LC Duplex, FC, SMA, ST and MU. Cuts parallel to ferrule face at 0° (flat) or 8° angle (APC).
  • In just seconds, produces a flat cut very close to the ferrule face, presenting the ideal surface for polishing and markedly improving end face geometry.
  • Improves throughput and first pass yield by eliminating manual steps and reducing human variables, thereby minimizing polishing, maximizing reliability and precision, and producing significant savings in production.
  • One-button operation, battery power, and small footprint provide exceptional versatility, portability, and ease of use.


Cut cycle time: 1-4s

Cut length:0-600 µm

Cut flatness: +/- 10 µm

Adapter changeover time: 30 s

Power supply: 100-240 Vac, 50-60 Hz + rechargeable battery

Dimension (W x D x H): 4.25 x 5.75 x 3 in, 108 x 146 x 76 mm

Weight: 2 lbs, 0.9 kg

fibersect Advantages

cuts all MT ferrules, 4 to 72 fibers

cuts flat

one button solution

superior end face geometry

palm size portability

no core cracks

battery powered

no more hand cleaving

no more denubbing

no more air polishing

a fraction of the laser cost

savings in production


“We knew we had to move away from the hand cleaving method, which resulted in cracked fibers and extensive polishing. However, laser cleaver options felt overly complicated and overly expensive. After a side by side comparison we decided to go with the fibersect. Our production line staff are happy to use the fibersect - just put in the ferrule and push the button. Every cleave is practically identical so the polishing process is much more uniform, saving time and money.”

- Engineer Manager, Optical Cabling Systems

“The fibersect provides a more automated, repeatable process for cleaving. After demoing a fibersect we immediately liked it - it’s easy to work with and highly adjustable. We’ve had a significant reduction in cracked fibers since implementing the fibersect in our production. Based on cost analysis and maintenance requirements, we felt the fibersect was the most advantageous option.”

- Quality Engineer, CCX Corporation


Insert the ferrule in the slot

Press the red button to start the cut

Cut is completed

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want to try out the fibersect?

Phenix Fiber Optics understands that new technology may require evaluation and assessment before a purchasing decision can be made. We are pleased to offer fibersect® demos so you can try it out before buying. We will provide full support to get you up and running with a demo fibersect.

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about phenix fiber optics

Phenix Fiber Optics was founded in 2005 in Bozeman, Montana, and is leading innovation in fiber optic instrumentation. Our President, Roger Robichaud, has been a pioneer in fiber optic evolution for over 40 years. In 1978, Roger founded Orionics, the first manufacturer of fusion splicers and OTDRs in the US. Our mission at Phenix Fiber Optics is to achieve excellence without compromise in fiber optic instrumentation and our method is one of attending to the highest level of detail, both in development and design.

Phenix Fiber Optics exists to provide the fiber optic industry with a different and better way of approaching fiber optic cable manufacturing. Our approach is rooted in the following values:

  1. Connections to People. Fiber optics is all about the power of connecting. We work with our customers to find creative and successful solutions to their needs. We value the individuals that do this work, whether it be the small team of experts and professionals at Phenix, or the executives, engineers and production line assembly people at our customer companies. We foster a culture where people can connect in a meaningful and purposeful way and be respected for their contributions in furtherance of shared goals.

  2. Creativity and Innovation. We strive to identify solutions for the fiber optic industry that defy convention. Our research and design process is driven by looking at the needs of the field in a new way to create instrumentation that is customer-centered. The result is instrumentation that is simple, precise, adjustable, and affordable - and moves beyond conventional practices and technologies to set a new industry standard

  3. Commitment to Customer Service. The customer drives all that we do at Phenix, and we view the end users of our instruments as key partners. Phenix recognizes that our customers’ production capabilities are critical, and we strive to provide fast, effective support to keep things running smoothly and optimally. We enjoy working customers around their unique needs and production objectives. This process not only results in creating solutions for individual customers, but advances product development and design that is rooted in practical application.

  4. Unfaltering Quality. At Phenix Fiber Optics our goal is to achieve the highest quality standards possible. We are proud to offer instrumentation that is U.S.-manufactured and whose quality and design are rooted in decades of experience.


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Phenix Fiber Optics, LLC

2011 N. 22nd Ave. Suite 3
Bozeman, MT 59718 USA
Territory: United States

Connected Fibers, LLC

1325 Northmeadow Parkway, Suite 130
Roswell, GA 30076A
Territory: North America, Europe

Fiber Optic Center, Inc.

23 Centre Street
New Bedford, MA 02740 USA
Territory: Americas, Europe, Asia. Serving Mexico through Authorized sub-distributor Repstronics; serving China through Authorized sub-distributor Shenzhen Richen Industry Co., Ltd.

AMS Technologies AG

Fraunhoferstrasse 22
82152 Martinsried
+49 (0)89 895 77 0
Territory: European Union, Switzerland

TechOptics Ltd

Unit 6, Tannery Road, Tonbridge,
Kent TN9 1RF England
+44 (0) 1732 770466
Territory: United Kingdom

OPT Gate Co., Ltd.

8-27-20, Takasago, Katsushika-ku
Tokyo, Japan 125 - 0054
Territory: Japan, Asia