Modular armored aerial cable kit (MAACK)
What does a MAACK consist of?
USC for MAACK: All-Purpose Optical Fiber Cables
USC stands for Universal Cable, which means optical fiber cables with flexibility, strength, and robust optical characteristics in one design. The material composition includes an inner tube that contains optical elements, steel wires for strength and flexibility, and a polymer sheath to protect the components against various external influences. It also gives the optical fiber cables more of a crush zone for harsh handling in the field. Dimensional and optical changes are available upon request.
|Cable usage||Data Transm. & Sensing|
|Outer diameter||2.8 mm up to 9.0 mm|
|Approx. Cable weight||22 kg up to 190 kg per km|
|Bending performance||Min. 25x outer diameter|
|High Crush resistance||Acc. to IEC 60794-1-2|
|Operational temperature range||-40°C up to +80°C|
|Maximum continuous length||Up to 20 km|
|Accessories||Available (MAACK system)|
|Filling compound||H2 absorbing optionally|
|Polymer protection layer||Made of Polyamide|
|Steel materials||Wide range possible|
All values, product specifications and other given data are subject to change without notice to improve reliability, function, design or otherwise. Information contained in this data sheet are up-to-date as at the date of issue. As NBG cannot control or anticipate the conditions under which this product may be used, each user should review the information in specific context of the planned use. To the maximum extent permitted by law, NBG will not be responsible for damages of any nature resulting from the use or reliance upon the information contained in this data sheet.
Product overview created by Patrick Weissinger – 21.03.2019
Universal Cable Tests
See our R&D team demonstrate the strength of the Universal Cable. Watch the video to see how it performs under:
Mountain cog rail
Schneeberg | Austria
Trogir | Croatia
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