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AT-3CEH2YT-012 - 12 Strand Loose-Tube Outdoor, Armored, Singlemode

by OFS
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Fortex™ DT Light Armor Fiber Optic Cable

Features and Benefits:

  • Totally gel-free cable design for cleaner, faster installations
  • Easy to handle and install
  • Highly durable and reliable for underground duct and lashed aerial installations (including duct-to-lashed aerial) as well as general OSP installations, including direct buried in harsh environments
  • PE coated ECCS armor offers additional crush resistance and protection from rodent attack
  • Smaller, more flexible buffer tubes for easier installation and routing
  • Fiber counts to 288
  • Available with OFS applicationspecific fibers including AllWave® Zero Water Peak (ZWP) and AllWave+ ZWP Single-Mode, TrueWave® RS LWP Single-Mode and Multimode optical fibers

Product Description:

The OFS Fortex™ DT Light Armor Loose Tube Cable delivers the rugged durability and reliability essential for outside plant (OSP) use in an innovative, completely gel-free cable design.

To construct this cable, the optical fibers are placed in space-efficient, 2.5 mm buffer tubes that contain a specially-engineered, super-absorbent yarn that delivers water blocking “on demand”. The color-coded buffer tubes are then stranded around a dielectric central member using the reverse oscillating lay (ROL) stranding technique for easy, mid-span fiber access. Additional gel-free, super-absorbent material is applied to the cable core for exceptional water-blocking performance and faster cable preparation. A layer of corrugated electrolytically chrome-coated steel (ECCS) armor is then applied lengthwise over the cable core to provide rugged durability. Finally, a ripcord and a durable polyethylene (PE) jacket are added to complete the cable construction