FIBER OPTIC ENCAPSULATION
Fiber in metal tube (FIMT)
Over 80.000 possible configurations, each suitable for multiple applications.
Stainless Steel Tubes can be combined with additional layers, which do not necessarily need to be a metal tube too.
In general, filling compounds for Fiber in Metal Tubes are used to protect the fibers from moisture and mechanical stress.
Diameter, coating, bend resistance & coloring are all things that must be considered when choosing fiber a type.
Quality? We embody it.
All our FIMT products are delivered with a test report
The reports are in accordance to EN 10204 /2.2 and include the following tests:
How's FIMT made?
Peter Basic, our former head of R&D runs you through the FIMT production process.
Our latest FIMT insights
When you work or deal with cables which contain optical fiber, you probably noticed designations like “FIMT”, “FIST”, “SST” or maybe other abbreviations which are related to a fiber optic cable. But what do those abbreviations stand for exactly and what is the meaning behind these terms?