Cables for Duct Installation

The range of cables for duct installation includes all of our four basic designs: concentric core, slotted core ribbon, DryTech and ribbon in loose tubes.

 

The duct installation cables include both metallic and dielectric cables with fiber counts of up to several hundred fibers. The fibers can be of different types and different types of fiber can be mixed in the same cable. The duct cables can be supplied with aluminum foil as a moisture barrier. Aramid or glass yarn can be added for extra axial pulling strength. Glass yarn or polyamide can be used as protection against rodents.

 

DryTech – Cables marked with DryTech are a series of cables where the typical water blocking inbetween tubes (jelly or water swelling tape or powder) is replaced with a solid thermoplastic foamed elastomer. This truly unique technology has several benefits over traditional jelly filled cables.

 

  • Increased crush resistance, typically up to 65% better
  • Faster and lower cost to install, about 2x faster to prepare cable for splicing
  • Environmental friendly, minimum amount of solvents needed for cable preparation and hassle-free cable re-cycling

 

Loose Tube DryTech, GRCLDV

TOL 401 2084

Description
Slim loose tube cable with concentric core design, with up to six tubes per cable and with 4 to 8 fibers per tube. The slim design allows the cable to be installed in small ducts. The cable is all dielectric. DryTech filling compound is used in the cable core.

 

Technical Information
Design: Loose tube, DryTech, Slim 
Type: Outdoor, duct install 
Capacity: 8-48 fibers 
Fiber type: G652D 
Dimensions: Ø10.1 mm 
Lengths: 2000-12000 m 

 

Loose Tube DryTech, GRCLDV

TOL 401 2098

Description
Robust loose tube cable with concentric core design, with up to 12 tubes per cable and with 12 fibers per tube. The cable is all dielectric. DryTech filling compound is used in the cable core.

 

Technical Information
Design: Loose tube, DryTech 
Type: Outdoor, duct install 
Capacity: 12-192 fibers 
Fiber type: G652D 
Dimensions: Ø11.2-19.0 mm 
Lengths: 2000-12000 m 

Loose Tube DryTech Al, GRCALV

TOL 401 2064

Description
Loose tube cable with concentric core design and aluminum foil, which provides an excellent moisture barrier, making the cable suitable for wet environments. DryTech filling compound is used in the cable core. Maximum capacity is 16 tubes with 12 fibers in each

 

Technical Information
Design: Loose tube, DryTech, Al-barrier 
Type: Outdoor, duct install 
Capacity: 12-192 fibers 
Fiber type: G652D 
Dimensions: Ø12.5-20.3 mm 
Lengths: 2000-12000 m 

 

Loose Tube, GRHLDV

TOL 401 2012

Description
Loose tube cable with concentric core design, resulting in a cost-effective solution. The cable is gel filled for water blocking. Maximum capacity is 12 tubes with 4 to 12 fibers in each. 


 

Technical Information
Design: Loose tube 
Type: Outdoor, duct install 
Capacity: 4-144 fibers 
Fiber type: G652D 
Dimensions: Ø11.0-19.0 mm 
Lengths: 2000-8000 m 

 

Slotted Core Ribbon, Slim, GASLDV

TOL 401 1013

Description
Slim 4-fiber ribbon cable using slotted core design. The design reduces installation costs and gives superior fiber protection. The cable is dielectric, making it suitable for installation where there is electrical interference 

 

Technical Information
Design: Slotted core, 4-fiber ribbon, slim 
Type: Outdoor, duct install 
Capacity: 4-48 fibers 
Fiber type: G652D 
Dimensions: Ø9.5 mm 
Lengths: 2000-8000 m 

 

Slotted Core Ribbon, GASLDV

TOL 401 1001

Description
Robust 4-fiber ribbon cable using slotted core design. The design reduces installation costs and gives superior fiber protection. The cable is dielectric, making it suitable for installation where there is electrical interference. 

 

Technical Information
Design: Slotted core, 4-fiber ribbon 
Type: Outdoor, duct install 
Capacity: 4-96 fibers 
Fiber type: G652D 
Dimensions: Ø12.0-13.5 mm 
Lengths: 2000-8000 m 

Slotted Core Ribbon, Dry, GASLDV

TOL 401 1023

Description
This is a completely dry ribbon cable using slotted core design. A water swellable tape acts as a longitudial wate blocking element. The design reduces installation costs and gives superior fiber protection. 4 or 8-fiber ribbons are used. 

 

Technical Information
Design: Slotted core, 4 or 8 fiber ribbon, dry 
Type: Outdoor, duct install 
Capacity: 24-192 fibers 
Fiber type: G652D 
Dimensions: Ø9.7-13.5 mm 
Lengths: 2000-8000 m 

 

Slotted Core Ribbon, GASLDV

TOL 401 1002

Description
8-fiber ribbon cable using a slotted core design. The design allows high packing density that reduces installation costs and gives superior fiber protection. The cable is dielectric. 

 

Technical Information
Design: Slotted core, 8-fiber ribbon
Type: Outdoor, duct install
Capacity: 96-192 fibers 
Fiber type: G652D
Dimensions: Ø15.5 mm
Lengths: 2000-8000 m

 

Slotted Core Ribbon, Dry, GASLDV

TOL 401 1020

Description
8-fiber ribbon cable using slotted core design. The design allows high packing density that reduces installation costs and gives superior fiber protection. A water swellable tape acts as a longitudial water blocking element. 

 

 

Technical Information
Design: Slotted core, 8-fiber ribbon, dry 
Type: Outdoor, duct install 
Capacity: 384-640 fibers 
Fiber type: G652D 
Dimensions: Ø20-27 mm 
Lengths: 2000-8000 m 

 

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