Terra® | driKore® | Dual Jacket | Loose Tube Optical Cables |Single Armor

Standard buffer tube with 2-288f

Terra® (Buried)  | driKore ® (Dry Core)

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  • Fiber Count up to 288f
  • Suitable for aerial, duct and direct buried applications
  • MDPE jacket for low friction installation
  • Corrugated steel armor for added mechanical protection
  • The dry water blocking materials can easily be removed without the use of cable cleaning solvents, yielding significant labor cost savings
  • Excellent handling characteristics

Fiber Types

  • G.651 multi-mode fiber
  • G.652 single-mode fiber
  • G.655 NZDS fiber for DWDM applications

Full range of protections

  • Water blocked
  • Rodent Resistant

Full range of applications

  • Aerial
  • Duct
  • Direct Buried

Optional protections

  • HDPE jacket
  • All dielectric
  • Single jacket / single armor
  • Dual Jacket / dual armor
  • Triple jacket / dual armor

Typical parameters

Number of fibers

Up to 288


16.2 mm (0.64 in) to 25.5 mm (1.00 in)

Cable weight

228 kg/km (153 lbs/kft) to 498 kg/km (335 lbs/kft)

Max. bend radius

20 x cable O.D.

Max. working tension

2700 N (600 lbf)

Operating temperature range

-40 °C / 70 °C (-40 °F / 158 °F)

Above figures are nominal values; actual production dimensions and weights may deviate slightly from the indicated figures above.

Rugged outdoor fiber optic cable designed for direct burial, duct and/or lashed aerial installations.
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4S is a global leader in the wire and cable industry with more 40+ years of experience in manufacturing Low, Medium & High Voltage Energy Cables, Fiber Optic Cables, Aluminum Conductors and Telecom Copper Cables.

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