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Copper Test Set — MaxTester 605

Qualify your copper loop quickly and efficiently


Entry-level solution for fast qualification, repair and maintenance of twisted-pair cables.

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Key features

  • Automates closeout testing thanks to test script with configurable pass/fail indication
  • Fast access to key measurements from the copper main menu
  • Easy-to-use time-domain reflectometer (TDR) ensures any technician can locate copper faults accurately
  • Stresses the copper pair to determine if proper balance exists
  • Designed with an IEC IP54 rating to face the challenges of the outside plant environment


Get the job done right, the first time

The MaxTester 605 (MAX-605) is a comprehensive metallic testing solution that streamlines copper-pair testing to get the job done right, the first time. This compact and rugged test set features a user-friendly interface that helps technicians obtain clear graphical results with simple pass/fail indications, so copper cabling pairs can be quickly and efficiently verified.

Copper loop qualification made easy

The MAX-605 provides technicians of any experience level with the necessary tools to get the metrics they need. The clear pass/fail indicators make it easy to determine good circuit characteristics from the measurements taken.

EXFO Sync App: Deliver field results to your Android

Working alongside the MAX-605, the EXFO Sync Android application provides a fully automatic copper test script and Wi-Fi transfer of results files to either your phone or tablet. Test results can easily be uploaded live from the site in real time and onto the customer’s server.  Results can then be uploaded to a central location for further analysis to identify trouble patterns or assess technician performance.

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MaxTester 605

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The MaxTester 605 is an entry-level solution for fast qualifi cation, repair and maintenance of twisted-pair cables.

Last updated: 2016-11-07

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