Rick Hoffman

Commercial Sales Manager, MicroCare

Rick Hoffman is commercial sales manager for the Sticklers Fiber Group, a division of MicroCare (New Britain, CT). He has more than 20 years’ fiber-optic network training and sales experience.

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Microscopic dust, oils, or other contaminants on fiber ends or along the cable length can severely degrade performance.
Fiber Optics

Clean fiber optics are critical for laser performance and to prevent damage

Nov. 3, 2023
Contamination and the fiber fuse effect can have disastrous consequences for laser performance. Learn how to keep your optical systems performing at their best.