0000160406 00000 n Reference the Port Map document to determine if a trunk is to span into two separate enclosures. Correspondingly, don’t use the connectors to pull a long cable through its route. Micro cables are installed in microducts and enable reutilization of congested duct space, flexible scalable capacity upgrades and innovative, cost-effective deployment techniques. 0000160646 00000 n The layout should include the destinations of the fiber trunk assemblies, referred to as “Trunking Locations.”. We will respond as quickly as possible. 0000160826 00000 n 0000058151 00000 n The fiber count you deploy on day one depends on the number of connections you need to make, or will expect to make in the future. 0000016620 00000 n 0000006515 00000 n www.cablinginstall.com is using a security service for protection against online attacks. 0000020289 00000 n 0000161546 00000 n 0000008666 00000 n 0000009241 00000 n The Corning Cable Systems go/no-go feedback signal allows the installer to verify that the installation is performed right, the first time, every time. endstream endobj 124 0 obj <>stream 0000109716 00000 n Fiber optic cables for outdoor applications are engineered to withstand the more demanding conditions seen outside, from environmental extremes to mechanical forces. The bend radius of a fiber cable will dictate the amount of ”give” in the fiber to safely install where bending is necessary. All Rights Reserved. Transmission performance depends on several characteristics: Testing results directly after installation: 5404 South Bay Road This product type is designed to operate optimally within racks and cabinets at short lengths. 0000008378 00000 n Do I need an armored or dielectric cable? 0000010099 00000 n Future plans for change will be discussed, as well as the bandwidth required. With fast installation time and low insertion loss, the OptiSnap Connector system provides a good alternative to fusion splicing. Syracuse, NY 13221, P. 800.913.9465 Corning offers a comprehensive portfolio of outdoor cables with fiber counts ranging from a single fiber, to 1,728 fibers. 0000013345 00000 n Best practice: Copper and fiber trunk/bulk runs should be separated in either the same tray or run in separate trays. 0000007804 00000 n Fiber-optic cable installations, with some foresight and care, can be done in such a way as to secure maximum cable performance. The service requires full cookie support in order to view this website. Careful cable placement facilitates access to transceivers and ports both in active equipment and patch panels. We use cookies to ensure the best experience on our website. Lets Corning work with partners to enable social features and marketing messages. 0000160346 00000 n 0000018844 00000 n You want to remove the contaminants prior to connecting. If space for service loops is at a minimum, consider running trunks into a figure 8 to better help manage the length. 1.2. endstream endobj startxref If the cable is too short, don’t try to stretch it! 0000159929 00000 n INSTALLATION GUIDE FOR OPTICAL FIBRE CABLE Edition 05.12.2002 (REV.1.0) Copyri g h t N e xans 2 002 – All data subject to c h ange w i thout prior notice TABLE OF CONTENTS 1 - Safety Warnings 2 - Working Practice 3 - Precautions 4 - Storage 5 - Generality 1 - Pre-Installation procedure 6 - Fibre optic cable construction 1 - Fibre 2 - Buffer Types TIA-606-C documents the official standards for cable colors. 0000011725 00000 n 0000011202 00000 n Do I need a gel-filled or gel-free (dry) cable. MiniXtend® Micro Cables. The Corning Cable Systems high-precision mechanical splice technology enables fiber optic networks to be installed quickly and cost effectively. 0000019549 00000 n Warranties don’t cover mishandling of cabling. Take inventory of all components received onsite to match to the bill of materials provided with the design. Protective caps should be left on until immediately prior to cable installation. 0000161906 00000 n 0000160226 00000 n Providing high-fiber-counts in a rugged, compact design, the enhanced coupling features ensure the ribbon stack and cable act as one unit, providing long-term reliability in aerial, duct and direct-buried applications. 0000011703 00000 n 0000005655 00000 n Any and all changes from the original design drawings in the SOW should be in the document. H�D���0E���ԅ#C��[�KM��b��������&]�s�mk`��Y� � k䈤T)�qF*c�X�¶��C?܇��R�ފ���+�Yp��",!70]Ty��hN�X[�g$)�b�0*^g����\ $��ݞ�C��h2d���i�uu`�&��l���z�u�qKI2���i��'.��-� K�=� 0000015264 00000 n Implementation of these outlined fiber optic cabling installation best practices will ensure the best environment for proper functioning of your cables. Remove all product from the cardboard shipping containers before bringing them into your data center. Whether you need ultra-low loss for long-haul transmission, or bend-resistance for indoor cabling, the Corning Optical Fiber portfolio offers a full range of products optimized a diverse array of challenges faced throughout the network. In a ribbon cable, typically twelve fibers are encapsulated in an array (or ribbon) and multiple ribbons can then be stacked to achieve the required fiber count. Be sure to manage service loops using Velcro in a circle with at least four mounting points. Microducts are miniaturized plastic conduits that sub-divide internal duct space into smaller compartments into which micro cables can be installed by blowing, jetting or pushing. Corning is one of the world's leading innovators in materials science, with a 168-year track record of life-changing inventions. 0000160526 00000 n Some are self-supporting, requiring no separate messenger wire between poles to support the cable’s weight. The Race to 400Gb: The Data Center's Fiber Optic Infrastructure Challenges, Don't Get Left Behind: Cabling Designs You Can Trust to Support Speeds of 40G to 400G, Simplifying Fiber Optic Cabling with a Multi-Path System, Conflicts in Data Center Fiber Structured Cabling Standards, Understanding the Fibre Channel's First Gen7 Switch Portfolio (and How to Cable It), TIA-42 Telecommunication Cabling Systems Engineering Committee 3rd Quarter Conference Preview, Proper care during installation and maintenance, Transposed, reversed or split pairs, grounded conductor. This procedure describes the installation of both versions of cable. They can interfere with access to the cabled hardware units. Please enable cookies on your browser and try again. Look for signs of stress on the cable jacket. Traditionally, gel was used inside buffer tubes to protect fibers from moisture, but thanks to advances in cable water-blocking technology, this messy element can now be eliminated. Whether service loops will be managed on the sides of a cabinet vertically or at a specific rack unit(s) horizontally is determined by the data center operator. This overage allows the option to move patch panels or enclosures within the cabinet. In addition, trunks are custom-made and will take some time to make. 0000009526 00000 n 0000016598 00000 n The design’s goal is to maximize efficiency using loss budgets productively. The factory-polished ceramic ferrule provides superior quality for end-face geometry. _f���o�)c!�#A}�@�C�`������Y~U�Y]KN����cR �G�J��0�Ԣ] f�%z=�. In the absence of duct infrastructure, cables can be buried directly into the ground in a trench or using a vibratory plow. Use cable managers in all new cabling applications. 1.2 Corning Cable Systems fiber optic cable may be ordered with or without factory-installed connectors. ALTOS® Loose Tube Cables 0000066919 00000 n 0000160706 00000 n 0000159752 00000 n Most pre-terminated systems today do not require additional cable added for service loops. trailer << /Size 756 /Info 617 0 R /Root 623 0 R /Prev 523083 /ID[] >> startxref 0 %%EOF 623 0 obj << /Type /Catalog /Pages 619 0 R /Metadata 621 0 R /Outlines 46 0 R /OpenAction [ 625 0 R /XYZ null null null ] /PageMode /UseNone /PageLabels 616 0 R /StructTreeRoot 624 0 R /PieceInfo << /MarkedPDF << /LastModified (D:20021205100717)>> >> /LastModified (D:20021205100717) /MarkInfo << /Marked true /LetterspaceFlags 0 >> >> endobj 624 0 obj << /Type /StructTreeRoot /ClassMap 130 0 R /RoleMap 132 0 R /K 558 0 R /ParentTree 581 0 R /ParentTreeNextKey 16 >> endobj 754 0 obj << /S 124 /O 407 /L 423 /C 439 /Filter /FlateDecode /Length 755 0 R >> stream 0000161006 00000 n At both cable ends, it’s recommended to leave a few meters of cable for reserve. If the trunk does plug into two separate enclosures, plug the trunk connectors into the specified ports first, then secure the furcation or breakout point. 1.3 The methods and instructions provided in this We have a come up with a few question to assist you in determing exactly which type of cable may suit your needs. The installation partner should show modified cable routes of all backbone cables, backbone cable pathways, and cable trunks.