Terra® | Single Jacket | All Dielectric | gelKore® | Loose Tube Optical Cables

Standard buffer tube with 2-288f

Terra® (Buried)  | gelKore ® (Gel Core)

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  • Fiber Count up to 288f
  • Enhanced compressive strength
  • Superior rodent protection
  • 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 / single armor
  • Triple jacket / dual armor

Typical parameters

Number of fibers Up to 288
Diameter 17.0 mm (0.67 in) to 27.0 mm (1.06 in)
Cable weight 299 kg/km (201 lbs/kft) to 622 kg/km (445 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.

Lightweight outdoor fiber optic cable designed for aerial (lashed) and duct installations.
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