Loose Tube All-Dielectric Flat Ribbon Fiber Cable

Waveoptics® Loose tube Ribbon cables are designed for outdoor applications, these cables can be installed in ducts and they are known because of their outstanding carrying capacity.
Ribbon units are stranded around a fiber reinforced plastic (FRP) central strength member with PE surrounded with water blocking yarns.

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Loose Tube Flat Ribbon Fiber Cable
Waveoptics® Loose tube Ribbon cables is designed for outdoor applications, these cables can be installed in ducts and they are known because of their outstanding carrying capacity.
Ribbon units are stranded around a fiber reinforced plastic (FRP) central strength member with PE is surrounded with water blocking yarns.
PE single jacket with additives makes a resistant, durable and easy to strip cable, providing superior protection against UV radiation, fungus, abrasion and other environmental factors.
Dielectric central strength member requires no bonding or grounding.

Additional information

Fiber Count

288 Fibers, 432 Fibers, 576 Fibers, 864 Fibers

Fiber Type

Waveoptics G652.D

Cable Length

6,562 ft, 10,000 ft, 20,000 ft

Design Properties

Fiber per Tube 8-12
Dielectric Strength Member FRP
Outer Jacket Material Polyethylene
Loose Tube Material PBT
Drum Length 96 F, 144 F: 20,000 (6,096 m) (+5%)
288F, 432 F, 576F: 10,000 (3,048 m) (+5%)
864 F: 6,562 ft (2,000 m) (+5%)

Temperature Range

Operation -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to 158°F)
Installation -30°C to 70°C (-22°F to 158°F)
Storage / Transport -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to 158°F)

Mechanical Properties

Crush Resistance (Short-Term / Long-Term) 1,500 N/100mm / 500 N/100mm
Tensile Strength (Short-Term / Long-Term) 2,700 N / 900 N
Minimum Bend Radius (Operation / Installation) 15 x OD / 20 x OD