Fiber Cleaning

One of the primary issues with a fiber transceiver is the cleanliness of the fiber connection.  The smallest speck of dust can lead to digital breakup within the transmission.It is recommended that every time you connect a fiber cable to your device, you clean both the cable and the transceiver unit.  A fiber optic cleaning pen can do both the male and female ends and can be purchased from several online retailers.  An example of a cleaning pen can be found here: