LX sfp minimum range

George Bonser gbonser at seven.com
Thu Jan 26 20:27:07 UTC 2012

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jon Heise 
> Sent: Thursday, January 26, 2012 9:41 AM
> To: Pierre-Yves Maunier
> Cc: nanog at nanog.org
> Subject: Re: LX sfp minimum range
> Awesome, i got some single mode LC LC fiber off monoprice, sounds like
> i should be all set for this. Thanks for everyones info
> - Jon

SX can actually be a little more versatile.  LX works only over single mode fiber.  SX is designed to work over either.  As long as you have SX at both ends, you can connect them with either single or multimode fiber as long as the fiber type is consistent over the entire run.

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