InHome FTTH

InHome Distribution MT part no.
0421
Distribution micro tube (MT)

A micro loose tube break-out cable that's flame-retardant for elevator and other vertical shafts plus cable trays, raceways, ducts, and similar installations.

1

Optical fiber

2

Micro tubes

3

Reinforcing elements — aramid yarns

4

Halogen-free flame-retardant jacket

5

Ripcord

Flame-retardant

UV-resistant

All-dielectric design

High density of fibers makes it possible to bundle up to 24 fibers into micro loose tubes and place up to 48 micro loose tubes in a cable

Indoor
Maximum operation tension, lb 90
Maximum installation tension, lb 180
Crush 57 lb/in (0.1 kN/cm)
Fiber count, up to 8 (2х4) 8 (4х2) 12 (2х6) 16 (4х4) 24 (6х4) 36 (6х6) 48 (8х6) 64 (16х4) 72 (12х6) 96 (16х6) 144 (24х6)
Cable diameter, in 0.217 0.232 0.228 0.244 0.264 0.291 0.315 0.346 0.354 0.39 0.453
Cable weight, lb/ft 0.021 0.023 0.022 0.025 0.029 0.033 0.037 0.045 0.046 0.053 0.067
Minimum bending radius, in 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.6 2.9 3.2 3.5 3.5 3.9 4.5
Indoor and Outdoor
Maximum operation tension, lb 180
Maximum installation tension, lb 360
Crush 57 lb/in (0.1 kN/cm)
Fiber count, up to 8 (2х4) 8 (4х2) 12 (2х6) 16 (4х4) 24 (6х4) 36 (6х6) 48 (8х6) 64 (16х4) 72 (12х6) 96 (16х6) 144 (24х6)
Cable diameter, in 0.236 0.252 0.244 0.26 0.28 0.303 0.327 0.358 0.366 0.398 0.457
Cable weight, lb/ft 0.024 0.026 0.026 0.028 0.031 0.035 0.04 0.047 0.048 0.055 0.068
Minimum bending radius, in 2.4 2.5 2.4 2.6 2.8 3 3.3 3.6 3.7 4 4.6
Operating temperature +14°F ... +122°F
Installation temperature +14°F ... +122°F
Transportation and storage temperature -58°F ... +122°F
Minimum bending radius 10 x cable diameter
Design life 25 years