Fujikura 88S is a new core alignment Fusion splicer with Faster automation feature. The faster automated feature of 88S fusion splicer reduces installation times.The 88S fusion splicer automatically identifies the optimum arc discharge parameters in accordance with the fiber type. The sheath clamp of the 88S fusion splicer is compatible with loose tube fiber. The 88S fusion splicer and CT50 fiber cleaver are enabled with wireless data connectivity. This capability allows automatic cleaver blade rotation when the splicer judges the blade is worn. Also, the 88S fusion splicer can connect to two CT50 cleavers simultaneously.