Installation Tools and Accessories

 

Air Blown Fiber (ABF) Installation Tool

LTT1792011, NTB101116

Description
The Air Blown Fiber Installation Tool is used for the installation of Air Blown Fibers into micro­ducts. This unique, easy-to-handle and lightweight tool is designed for optimal performance in combination with all available air blown fiber units and microducts from Hexatronic. The tool uses both compressed air and an electric motor to feed the fiber. An adjustable magnetic coupling limits feeding force on fiber, to avoid damage in the event of a sudden stop. The motor speed and direction is controlled by a trigger switch on the handle. The tool is delivered with a case including nozzles for 3/2 mm, 5/3.5 mm and 7/3.5 mm microducts.

  

Technical Information
Type: Air blown fiber (ABF) installation 
Supported products: Hexatronic ABF 2 - 12 fiber (Ø1.1-1.6 mm), 3 - 7 mm microducts
Capacity: ≤150 m/min

Installation Tool for Nano Cable

LTT1792020

Description
The Nano Cabler Installation Tool is used for the installation of Nano Cables into micro­ducts. This tool is calibration-free and designed for optimal performance in combination with all available nano cables from Hexatronic.

The tool is powered by a separate electrical drill or screwdriver (not included). Most types with an output torque exceeding 0.3 Nm at 250-500 RPM can be used. In addition, compressed air is used for long distance installations.

An adjustable magnetic coupling limits feeding force on the cable, to avoid damage in the event of a sudden stop.

  

Technical Information
Type: Air blown fiber (ABF) installation
Supported products: Hexatronic ABF
2 - 12 fiber (Ø2.0-2.1 mm),
5/3.5 mm to 16/12 mm microducts
Capacity: ≤150 m/min

 

Microduct Assembly Cutter

LDK19501/04

Descritpion
Microduct Assembly Cutter, which cuts micro­duct assemblies up to Ø42 mm.

 

Technical Information
Design: Microduct assembly cutter
Type: For all type of ducts
Capacity: Up to Ø42 mm assemblies

Double Sheath Cutter

LDK19501

Description
Cutter to use when dismantling the outer sheath of a double-sheathed HDPE multi­duct (direct buried).

  

Technical Information
Design: Sheath cutter for microduct assemblies
Capacity: >Ø25 mm assemblies

Single Sheath Cutter – Small

LDK1951

Description
A small and handy tool primarily for removing single-sheathed tight protected ducts.The tool is also useful for removing the sheath from most traditional fiber optic cables. The cutting depth can be adjusted from 0 to 2.5 mm.

 

Technical Information
Design: Single sheath cutter for microduct assemblies and cables
Capacity: Ø6-28 mm assemblies

Single Sheath Cutter

LDK19501/05

Description
A universal tool primarily for removing single-sheathed tight protected ducts.The tool is also useful for removing the sheath from most traditional fiber optic cables.

 

Technical Information
Design: Single sheath cutter for microduct assemblies and cables
Capacity: <Ø40 mm assemblies

Duct Sheath Cutter

LDK19502

Description
Used for quick and easy removal of any sheath from tight protected microduct assemblies. This is an excellent tool, particurlarly for performing mid-span access.

  

Technical Information
Design: Sheath cutter for microduct assemblies
Capacity: Up to Ø50 mm assemblies

Knife for Sheath Removal of Thick Walled Ducts

LDK19501/01

Description
This knife is especially suitable for safe sheath removal on thick walled duct assemblies. The tip is rounded to avoid the blade cutting the micro­ducts insisde the assembly. It is also safe to use since the risk of accidentally cutting hands is minimized.

 

Technical Information
Design: Knife for sheath removal
Type: For thick walled duct assemblies

Multi Purpose Knife for Cables and Ducts

LDK19501/09

Description
This handy knife is suitable for a variety of operations. 

 

Technical Information
Design: Multi-purpose Knife w. hook

Tool for Tearing up Microducts Longitudinally - The “Snail”

LDK19501/02

Description
Ideal tool for removal of temporary microducts. Temporary microducts are typically used to create a continous blow path through closures or similar.

 

Technical Information
Design: Micro cable slit cutter
Type: For temporary microducts

Micro Cable Inner Tube Opener 

LDK19503/1

Description
The sheath cutter is intended for cutting the inner tube of a micro cable. The cutter is delivered with three straight blades and one round blade. It is possible to adjust the cutting depth to the different thickness of cable sheaths with a small Phillips screwdriver.

 

Technical Information
Type: Micro cable inner tube opener
Capacity: Up to Ø3 mm tubes

Micro Cable Sheath Cutter

LDK19503

Description
Used for removal of the sheath on micro cables. The tool is delivered with three straight blades and one round blade. Adjustable cutting depth.

 

Technical Information
Type: Micro cable sheath cutter

Microduct Cutter – Small

LDK20803

Description
Provides a clean and straight cut necessary to perform a smooth duct splice prior to the mounting of microduct snap-in connectors. The cutter is locked in its closed position for safe handling.

 

Technical Information
Design: Microduct Cutter
Type: Compact
Capacity: Ø3-12 mm

Microduct Cutter – Pliers

LDK19501/03

Description
This microduct cutter is used for cutting micro­ducts prior to the mounting of microduct snap-in connectors. The tool can cut ducts with dimensions up to 20 mm.

 

Technical Information
Design: Microduct cutter
Type: Blade pliers
Capacity: Ø3-20 mm

ABF Stripping Tool

LDK19501/08

Description
This compact and low-cost tool is used for safe, quick and easy removal of the acrylate coating on air blown fiber (ABF). 

 

Technical Information
Design: ABF stripper
Type: Compact
Capacity: Ø1-1.4 mm (2-12 fibers)

ABF Stripping Scissors

LDK19501/07

Description
Used for removal of the outer sheath on air blown fiber (ABF). The scissors are also a handy tool for various applications. The two grooves on the upper side of the scissors are used for sheath removal.

  

Technical Information
Design: ABF stripper
Type: Scissors
Capacity: Ø1-1.4 mm (2-12 fibers)

Duct Expander

HLDK19505/1

Description
The tool is used to expand the microduct ends. The expansion facilitates proper mounting of microduct end caps, NDK12103. The expander has a slit to be able to expand the duct even after the installation of an air blown fiber in the duct. For better grip the duct expander can be mounted on any handle that holds hex head bits.

 

Technical Information
Design: Duct expander
Type: Hex head bits
Capacity: For microducts ID Ø3.5 mm

Duct Shaper

LDK19501/10

Description
The tool is used to make the duct end prefectly round before assembly of microduct connectors. This will minimize the risk of fibers or cables getting stuck in the connector.

 

Technical Information
Design: Duct shaper
Type: Plastic tool with round head
Capacity: For microducts ID Ø2-10 mm

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