Hostile Environment Sheath Ribbon Cable 48-216 Fibers

RF0216_v1

Description

The Hostile Environment Ribbon optical cable is ideal for high density OSP environments where possible exposure to high temperature steam or other corrosive substances might occur.

Its hermetically sealed central tube design allows deployment of optical fiber and makes it feasible to install cables in the most challenging environmental conditions.

Features

  • Hermetically Sealed Corrugated Copper Sheath
  • 12 fiber Patented Peelable Optical Fiber Ribbons
  • Hydrolytically Stable, High-temperature Polymers
  • Central Tube Provides Easy Midspan Access
  • Up to 216 Fibers
  • Complies with EIA/TIA, Telcordia Requirements

 

Specifications

Fiber Count Max. No. of Tubes No. Fibers Per Ribbon Diameter (mm) Diameter (in) Weight (kg/km) Weight (lbs/kft) Tube Entry Tool
48 to 96 1 12 17.1 0.67 381 256 UCTS-001
108 to 216 1 12 19.6 0.77 460 309 UCTS-001
Property Specification
Maximum Tensile Load During Installation 600 lbs
Maximum Recommended Service Load 200 lbs.
Minimum Bend Radius (During/After Installation) 20/10 x Cable OD
Compression Resistance 440 N/cm (248 lbs/in)
Installation Temperature Range -30 to 60°C (-22 to 140°F)
Operation Temperature Range -20 to 50°C (-4 to 122°F)

Resources

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  • Hostile Environment Cable Detailed Specifications
  • Hostile Environment Cable Preparation Procedures

Accessories

Entry Tools

Description Part # For Use With UOM
(New) Universal Central Tube Slitter UCTS-001 CT Ribbon Cables 1 ea
Ribbon Center Tube Slitter (8.0 mm tube size) TS-2 CT Ribbon Cables 1 ea
Ribbon Center Tube Slitter (10.5 mm tube size), TS-3 CT Ribbon Cables 1 ea
Ribbon Center Tube Slitter (14.6 mm tube size) TS-4 CT Ribbon Cables 1 ea
Ribbon Fiber Color Code Chart RCC-001 Ribbon Cables 1 ea
Midspan Ribbon Access Kit - For Sumitomo Ribbon Cable with (Loctite Adhesive) MA-1 All Ribbon Units 1 ea
(New) Midspan Ribbon Access Kit - For Sumitomo Ribbon Cable with (RS-M1 tool) MA-2-KIT All Ribbon Units 1 ea
MA-2 Consumable Refill (Board & tape) MA-2-REFILL All Ribbon Units 1 ea
RS-M1 (Tool only) RS-M1 All Ribbon Units 1 ea
Cable Prep Kit CPKT-001 All Cables 1 ea
Cable Sheath Ring Cutter CRC-001 All Cables 1 ea
Armored Cable Slitter ACS-01 All Cables 1 ea

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