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The Ripley family of tool brands bring the best in cable preparation tools and accessories to the ever-evolving power utilities, fiber optic and cable television industries. As cable technologies advance, choose the tools that will make sure your business is future-fit and ready for anything.

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Spotlight on: innovations set to change the fiber industry

What do you really need in an optical power meter?

Einstein once said, ‘Everything should be made as simple as possible,’ but in the high-tech, high-stakes world of fiber networks there’s considerable risk of overcomplicating everyday kit. Optical power meters, which measure the intensity of light in optic systems, are a case in point. They’re a stalwart technician’s aid but Read More

Testing times – Ensuring speed doesn’t compromise performance

Onsite time is precious. As any installer will testify, time is money when it comes to deploying personnel, kits, and materials in the field. It’s a temptation then perhaps to not test fiber cables – especially when installing from new, or if thought to be already ‘clean’… Read More

Ripley Single-Core Cable Anatomy

Powering on – with the right tools

The global shift from fossil fuels to electricity in so many sectors of our economy is leading to an increased demand for electric power. In the US, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects electricity consumption to increase by 2.4% compared to 2021. In the UK, McKinsey Read More

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