Our trackside fibre communications cables are for use in high-traffic and high data-rate requirements and Fixed Telecoms Network (FTN) applications, running alongside the rail track. These Network Rail approved trackside fibre cables are manufactured in accordance with standard NR/PS/TEL/00014.
||Fibre Trackside Cable
||Armoured Fibre Trackside Cable
||6/169053 (24 fibres) and 6/169013 (48 fibres)
||6/169063 (24 fibres), 6/169023 (48 fibres), 6/169043 (24 fibres) and 6/169073 (48 fibres)
||Step-index single mode fibre
||Loose tube polyethylene (PE)
Single continuous non-metallic
|Water blocking compound
||Unspecified water blocking compound
Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)
||Corrugated steel / Polymer limited tape
||PE Type 03C or Low Smoke Zero Halogen (LSZH)
This range is available with or without the additional armoured protection of a corrugated steel/ polymer laminated tape. The armoured cables provide protection from rodents as well as against the environmental and mechanical stresses they are required to withstand. NR/PS/TEL/00014 cables can variously be used outdoors, underground. They are also suitable for direct burial.