LANmark-OF MC PE (Multitube Steel Armoring - Outdoor)
StandarderInternational : ISO/IEC 11801
Description and Application
The construction is suitable for use outdoor for direct burial. It consists of a multitube structure protected by corrugated steel tape armouring. This provides excellent rodent protection and high crush resistance. The cable has a HDPE outer jacket.
The multi tube design has a capacity of up to 144 fibres. Different cable designs are available: 6 tubes of 12fibers up to 72FO, 8 tubes up to 96FO and 12 tubes up to 144FO. Diameter of the fibres is 250 um. Termination of these fibres is done with splicing of pigtails.
The cable is watertight due to the gel in the loose tube and the water swellable yarns.
Legend accompanying the cross section drawing:
- Central strength element
- Loose Tube
- 250 um optical fibers
- Water swellable yarns
- Corrugated steel armour
- PE outer jacket
- Outdoor cable for direct burial
- Designed for termination by splicing
- Multitube cable around central strength element
- Corrugated steel protection
- Waterproof structure
- Excellent rodent protection
- PE outer sheath
- High crush resistance
- Available in singlemode
- Available in 24-144 fibres