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NanoCore® Micro-Distribution Zip Cord Loose Tube Plenum Cable

Nanocore Zip Cord Cable

Indoor Loose Tube Fiber Optic Cable

  • 250 micron Loose Tube Design Allows for Higher Fiber Strand Counts in a Smaller Overall Diameter Cable
  • Ideal for MT and MTP®/MPO Style Connectors
  • No Gel Design Makes Installation Quick, Easy and Clean
  • Each Fiber is Color Coded for Easy Identification
  • Flexible and Easy to Handle
  • Lightweight, Flexible Aramid Yarns Enhance Strength

Loose Tube Cable Features

  • Cables with Improved Attenuation Available
  • Low Smoke Zero Halogen Available
  • Cables with Extended 10 Gigabit Ethernet Support Distances Available
  • Standard Colors are Yellow for Singlemode, Orange for Multimode and Teal for 10 Gigabit
NanoCore Zipcord Loosetube Fiber Optic Cable Diagram
Dielectric Materials Plenum
Overall Jacket Low-Smoke, Flame Retardant Thermoplastic
Fiber Count 50 UM OM2 50 UM OM3 50 UM OM4 8.3 UM OS2 8.3 UM OS2BI

Loose Tube Cable Applications

  • Ideal for MT and MTP®/MPO Style Connectors
  • The Optimal Cabling Solution for High Density Mainframe Data Centers, Super Computing Clusters and Parallel Optics Interconnections
  • The Smallest diameter, Highest Fiber Count Cables With the Reliability Necessary for Systems With High Up-Time Expectations

Fiber Distances by Application
(conventional), pre-QSFP Release
Fiber Distances & Loss Budgets by Application
(Based on QSFP Rev. 1 Specification Dec. 2006)
Understanding OM1, OM2, OM3, OS1 and OS2 Glass Types

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