Arctic Grade Fiber Optic cable QFCI SHF2

Store at : -40 to +70 °C
Install at : -10 to +50 °C
Bend minimum : 20 times O.D.
Operate at : -65 to +80 °C
Bend minimum : 15 times O.D.
Pull maximum : 2000N
Crush maximum : 3000N/100mm
Impact maximum : 30J
Cable weight : 25

Design

Bare fiber : 250µm
Buffer : Loose tube (Ø2.2mm) filled with jelly, housing up to 12 fibers
Colour code : See table
Fire protection : A fire barrier is applied over every single tube housing fibers
Central member : Steel rope with LSZH sheath
Cable core : Loose tubes and fillers (when necessary) are stranded around the central member. The core is wrapped by a tape.
Inner sheath : Black SHF1 material 1.0mm thick. Nominal outer diameter 10.1mm.
Armour : Galvanized steel, bronze or tinned copper wire braid. Coverage ≥85%.
Outer jacket : black Fire Retardant and UV Resistant SHF2 material, LSZH (nominal O.D. 14.0mm) .
Marking : APS Finland ww/mm – ARCTIC GRADE Fiber Optic Cable QFCI “fiber count and type” – SHF2 IEC60332-3-22 Cat A – TK/lot + meter

Environmental properties and Fire Performances

Degree of acidity of gases : IEC 60754-1, IEC 60754-2 (pH value ≥ 4,3 and Conductivity ≤10µS/mm)
Halogen acid gas : IEC 60754-1, IEC 60754-2 (Halogen acid gas emission ≤ 0.5%)
Smoke Emission : IEC 61034-2, EN 50268-2 (Transmittance) ≥ 60%)
Toxicity of evolved gas : EN 50305 9.2
Flame retardant : IEC 60332-1-2
Fire retardant : IEC 60332-3-22 Cat.A
Fire resistant : IEC 60331-25
Ozone resistant : IEC 60811-2-1
LSZH SHF2 : IEC 60092-360
Oil resistant : IEC 60811, IRM 903
MUD resistant : upon request
Water absorption : IEC60811-1-3
UV resistant : IEC60811-2-1, ASTM-D-2565-92A
Cold Bend : CSA C22.2 (-65°C)
Cold Impact : CSA C22.2 (-55°C)

Marine:

Communication cables
Instrumentation cables
Composite cables
Fire Resistant cables

Onshore:

Communication cables
Instrumentation cables
Composite cables
Fire Resistant cables
High temperature cables

Offshore:

Communication cables
Instrumentation Cables
Composite cables
Fire Resistant cables
Deck and High-Lift Cables
Underwater cables
Arctic grade cables