Sumitomo Electric


With more than 25 years experience in fusion splicer design, Sumitomo continues to develop innovative splicing products for use in the core network, the access network and the enterprise LAN. With the Lynx CustomFit™ Splice-On Connector anyone that can use a fusion splicer can quickly make reliable fibre terminations in the field.

Sumitomo sells via a network of authorised distributors & service providers

Sumitomo sells splicers in Europe, the Middle East & Africa through a network of authorised distributors.

May 26, 2017 TYPE-72C Debut!

Sumitomo Electric launched the new High Definition Core Aligning fusion splicer TYPE-72C in May 2017.
Maintaining all of the industry-leading features of the previous TYPE-71C+,
the new fusion splicer TYPE-72C improves its performance for both splicing and heating time and
redesigned user interface with higher resolution and smooth touch screen.