Markertek Certified to Build, Repair LEMO HDTV Cable Assemblies
Markertek (a division of Tower Products) has announced that they have been officially certified by LEMO to build and repair SMPTE 311M fiber optic cable assemblies with the LEMO 3K connectors. The LEMO 3K.93C hybrid connector has a compact design with two single-mode fiber contacts, two power contacts, and two signal contacts for HD camera interconnection systems. The LEMO 3K.93C is fully ANSI/SMPTE (USA), ARIB (Japan) and EBU (Europe) compliant. Markertek has achieved the highest level of technical excellence in attaining LEMO Certified SMPTE cable assembler status.
“We are pleased to include Markertek as a LEMO certified distributor/supplier of our HDTV/SMPTE Cable Assembly products,” says Dean Pohwala, LEMO USA General Manager. “LEMO offers high quality in all of our products and we expect a continuation of this quality through the commitment of Markertek.”
“Our SMPTE cables were certified on the first attempt after vigorous testing in multiple environments,” says Chris Fisher, Markertek VP of Manufacturing. “This speaks volumes about our fiber lab and its commitment to quality craftsmanship. Our shop boasts the very latest in fiber optic termination and testing equipment. We are proud to be among a very select group to achieve LEMO SMPTE cable assembler certification.”