LACONIA, NH – Optical Design Manufacturing (ODM), a provider of innovative fiber optic testing equipment, announced the launch of the VIS 400-HDP, an advancement in fiber optic field connector inspection that offers connection to a smartphone, tablet or laptop for automatic PASS/FAIL analysis in accordance with IEC 61300-3-35. The scope features ODM “Clear Test” software, allowing technicians to connect directly to their mobile device via high-speed USB 2.0 interface (or optional Wi-Fi connection).

“The VIS 400 offers precision and convenience in one cost-effective inspection system,” says Michael Schneider, founder and president of Optical Design Manufacturing, Inc. “It saves time and effort in the field, making it fast and easy for contractors to certify that every connection in their network is clear and free from contamination.”

The VIS 400 features high-definition optics for precise analysis within less than one micron. Designed to support a wide variety of tips for bulkhead adapters and patchcord connectors, the probe includes a 2.5mm universal adapter tip, 1.25mm universal adapter, SC and LC adapters, and cleaning supplies for up to 500 connector cleanings. Shipped in a durable 17-inch ODM hard carry case, the kit is priced at $1,595 and includes the “Clear Test” system software for IEC standards measurement.