L-8/Full Dry Loose tube Cable

Full dry cable employs dry water blocking material instead of jelly filling compound in both inside tubes and interstices cores assembling. Assuring cleanness of working area without messy gels, oils and liquid cleaner, this cable gives an installation ease and significantly reduces your time.

The cable is also light weight and slim, enabling easier handling and pulling work.

Features
Loose Tube Cable
  • Water Blocking
  • Aerial Installation
Specifications
Item
Content
Optical Fibers
ITU-T G.652B/D, G.655, G.656 & G.657
Reference Standard
IEC-60794-3-10
Cable Type
L-8-72C
L-8-96C
L-8-144C
L-8-216C
Fiber Count
72
96
144
216
Cable diameter (mm)
9.0
10.5
12.5
14.0
Cable weight (kg/km)
60
85
130
130
Tensile strength (N)
Installation
900
1500
1800
900
Permanent
450
750
900
450
Minimum bending
radius (mm)
Loaded
210
250
300
280
Unloaded
105
125
150
140
Installation Temperature (°C)
-10 to +50
Operation Temperature (°C)
-30 to +70
Storage & Transportation
Temperature (°C)
-30 to +70

Packing

Cables are securely wound on wooden drums in standard lengths of 2000m and are protected by wooden battens. However customized lengths are available upon request.