Cookies Use on AFL Website We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. Agree
Specification Sheet
Contact Us

+1 (800) 235-3423

+1 (864) 433-0333

sales@AFLglobal.com


Request a Quote   >

Find a Distributor   >

Find a Sales Rep   >

Africa, Asia, Europe, India & Russia

+44 1793 647200

EMEAsales@AFLglobal.com

 

Australia, New Zealand

+61 3 9316 8300

Aus.Sales@AFLglobal.com

ADSS-Standard
ADSS Standard ADSS-Standard

Standard ADSS Fiber Optic Cable

Features:

  • Suitable for use on distribution and high voltage transmission lines
  • Requires no messenger wire -- fully self-supporting
  • Single pass installation -- no messenger, no lashing wire -- faster and lower cost
  • Cable is water-blocked using dry core technology, therefore no messy flooding compounds
  • Design details for span lengths up to 1500ft (457m) and fiber counts up to 432
  • Custom designs available for larger span lengths or other fiber counts
  • Full line of attachment hardware available for a "system" solution
  • Track-resistant outer jacket available for installations on high voltage lines where space potentials reach up to 25kV
  • Gel-filled buffer tubes are S-Z stranded for easy mid-span access

Applications:

  • Utilized for telecommunications by power utilities, telcos, and private network groups
  • Designed for installation on distribution and transmission lines
  • Capable of being installed in close proximity to conductors if security is a concern
  • Suitable for underbuild applications, minimizing the need for outages
  • Used for telecom networks where quick, low-cost installation is a priority

Product Description

AFL-ADSS® (All-Dielectric Self-Supporting) cable is ideal for installation in distribution as well as transmission environments, even when live-line installations are required.  As its name indicates, there is no support or messenger wire required, so installation is achieved in a single pass, making ADSS an economical and simple means of achieving a fiber optic network.  AFL manufactures its own line of attachment hardware as well as supplies formed wire fittings when preferred.

Related Content

documents Documents