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LC connector

(Lucent Connector) A miniaturized version of the fiber-optic SC connector. It looks somewhat like the SC, but is half the size with a 1.25mm ferrule instead of 2.5mm. See SC connector.




LC and SC Connectors
LC and SC optical connectors use a push-pull plug similar to audio and video plugs and sockets.






SC connector

(Standard Connector, Subscriber Connector) A fiber-optic cable connector that uses a push-pull latching mechanism similar to common audio and video cables. For bi-directional transmission, two fiber cables and two SC connectors (Dual SC) are used. SC is specified by the TIA as FOCIS-3. See fiber-optic connectors, LC connector and FOCIS.




SC and LC Connectors
SC and LC connectors use a push-pull plug similar to audio and video plugs and sockets. SC connectors have a 2.5mm ferrule, whereas the smaller LC is only 1.25mm.






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