InAir Figure 8

InAir Figure 8 CT GSW part no.
0080
Central Tube (CT) Galvanized Steel Wires (GSW)

A figure-8 design for a simple one-step installation in the communications space of distribution lines. A nice solution for fiber drop cable to the home.

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Optical fiber

2

PBT loose tube filled with water-blocking gel

3

Jacket

4

Steel wire

5

Ripcord

Reduced weight and size

Cost-effective design

Low installation cost

Maximum rated design tension (MRDT) 899 lb (4 kN)
Crush 171 lb/in (0.3 kN/cm)
External strength member jacket diameter, in 0.197
Fiber count, up to 6 8 12 16 24
Cable jacket diameter, in 0.244 0.248 0.256 0.264 0.276
Maximum overall cable size, in 0.48 0.484 0.492 0.5 0.512
Cable weight, lb/ft 0.047 0.048 0.049 0.05 0.052
Maximum rated design tension (MRDT) 1349 lb (6 kN)
Crush 171 lb/in (0.3 kN/cm)
External strength member jacket diameter, in 0.22
Fiber count, up to 6 8 12 16 24
Cable jacket diameter, in 0.244 0.248 0.256 0.264 0.276
Maximum overall cable size, in 0.504 0.508 0.516 0.524 0.535
Cable weight, lb/ft 0.059 0.059 0.061 0.062 0.064
Maximum rated design tension (MRDT) 2023 lb (9 kN)
Crush 171 lb/in (0.3 kN/cm)
External strength member jacket diameter, in 0.244
Fiber count, up to 6 8 12 16 24
Cable jacket diameter, in 0.244 0.248 0.256 0.264 0.276
Maximum overall cable size, in 0.528 0.531 0.539 0.547 0.559
Cable weight, lb/ft 0.073 0.073 0.074 0.076 0.077
Maximum rated design tension (MRDT) 2698 lb (12 kN)
Crush 171 lb/in (0.3 kN/cm)
External strength member jacket diameter, in 0.268
Fiber count, up to 6 8 12 16 24
Cable jacket diameter, in 0.244 0.248 0.256 0.264 0.276
Maximum overall cable size, in 0.551 0.555 0.563 0.571 0.583
Cable weight, lb/ft 0.089 0.089 0.09 0.092 0.094
Operating temperature -58°F ... +158°F
Installation temperature -22°F ... +122°F
Transportation and storage temperature -58°F ... +158°F
Minimum bending radius 15 x cable diameter
Design life 25 years