3 most important types of fiber cables

Classification of optical cables, classified according to design structure

There are many types of fiber optic cables, and each company has a lot of styles for customers to use. 

This has led to a wide range of fiber optic cable products, and customer choices are confusing.

Product experts James Xu from zion communication king-tone electronic company said,

One of the simplest and most effective ways to categorize is by structure. There are 3 main categories.


1. Stranded Cable  


2. Central tube Cable  



3. TBF tight -buffer 3. TBF tight -buffer 



Other products are derived from this basic structure, According to the actual needs, the configuration of different outer sheath and armor.

Fiber Type: Single mode G652D G657A1 OM1 OM2 OM3 

Jacket type:PVC / PE / AT / LSZH

Armor: Steel wires / Steel tapes / Corrugated Steel Armoring(PSP) | Aluminum Polythylene Laminate(APL)| Aramid Yarn

Sheath: Single / Double / Trible

Following catalog

CATALOG OF OPTICAL FIBER CABLES

ADSS All Dielectric Self-Supporting Aerial Cable

Outdoor Central Tube Fiber Optic Cables

Outdoor Multi-tube Fiber Optic Cables

Outdoor Double Sheath Buried Fiber Optic Cables

Outdoor Figure 8 Self-Supporting Fiber Optic Cables

FTTH Drop Fiber Optic Cables

Indoor Fiber Optic Cables

Building Access Optical fiber Cable

Patch Cords Fiber Optic Cable

Optical Fibers


Product Director: James Xu

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