FutureGuide® Optical Fibre

 

Fujikura’s FutureGuide® range of Telecommunications optical fibre meets or exceeds ITU-T standards, ensuring peak network performance and often backward compatibility at the same time.

The full range of FutureGuide® fibres may be found on the Fujikura webpage.

  • Features
  • Specifications
  • Low transmission loss (as low as 0.18 dB/km @ 1500 nm)
  • Compliant with ITU-T grades (G.652.D, G.657.A1/A2, etc)
  • Bend Insensitive
  • Small 200 µm diameter

FutureGuide® Fibre properties

Ace LWP-RA SR15E SR15E-200 BIS-B-200
Fibre Diameter µm 250 (nominal) 210±10 (coloured)
Mode Field Diameter @1310 nm µm 9.2±0.4 9.2±0.4 8.6±0.4 8.6±0.4 8.6±0.4
Attenuation @1310 nm

dB/km

≤ 0.32 ≤ 0.32 ≤ 0.35 ≤ 0.35 ≤ 0.35
Attenuation @1383 nma ≤ 0.31 ≤ 0.31 ≤ 0.31 ≤ 0.31 ≤ 0.35
Attenuation @1550 nm ≤ 0.18 ≤ 0.18 ≤ 0.21 ≤ 0.20 ≤ 0.20
Attenuation @1625 nm ≤ 0.20 ≤ 0.20 ≤ 0.23 ≤ 0.21

≤ 0.21

a. At Water Peak after Hydrogen Aging

 

Fibre Properties Unit Ace LWP-RA SR15E SR15E-200 BIS-B-200
Cut-off Wavelength nm ≤1260
Chromatic Dispersion @1285 -1330 nm ps/(nm-km) ≤3.5
@1550 nm ≤18
Zero Dispersion Slope ps/(nm2-km) ≤0.092
Zero Dispersion Wavelength nm 1300-1324
Polarization Mode Dispersionb ps/√km ≤0.1
PMD Link Design Value ps/√km ≤0.04
Proof Level GPa ≥0.7 ≥1.0

b. Free Tension Condition

 

Macrobending Specification Ace SR15E SR15E-200 BIS-B-200
R (mm) No. of Turns Wavelength (nm) Loss (dB)
25 100 1330/1550/1625 ≤0.01
15 10 1550 ≤0.05 ≤0.25 ≤0.25 ≤0.03
15 10 1625 ≤0.30 ≤1.0 ≤1.0 ≤0.1
10 1 1550 ≤0.50 ≤0.75 ≤0.75 ≤0.1
10 1 1625 ≤1.5 ≤1.5 ≤1.5 ≤0.2
7.5 1 1550 ≤0.5
7.5 1 1625 ≤1.0

 

All specifications listed are for the optical fibre only. Please contact us directly the specification of optical cords and cables, or for any additional specifications not listed.

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