AIWB up to 24 fibers tight buffered, SWA armoured SHF2 MUD NEK606, Fire Retardant IEC60332-3-22 Cat.A

Up to 24 cores tight buffered, SWA armoured SHF2, MUD Resistant NEK606, Fire Retardant IEC60332-3-22 Cat.A
OAIWB, 16.04.2018/AP rev.0
Type Approval: –


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Store at : -40 to +70 °C
Install at : -10 to +50 °CBend minimum : 15 times O.D.
Operate at : -30 to +70 °CBend minimum : 10 times O.D.
Crush maximum : 2000N/100mm
Impact maximum : 25J



Bare fiber : 250µm
Buffer : 900µm tight buffer
Colour code : See table
Cable core : up to 24 tight buffered fibers are stranded together. The core is filled with waterblocking glass yarns.
Inner sheath : black LSZH material
Armour : galvanized steel wires, concentrically applied. Coverage ≥80%.
Outer jacket : black LSZH MUD Resistant SHF2 material, UV-Resistant, abrasion and aliphatic hydrocarbon resistant
Marking : APS Finland – ww/mm – Fiber Optic Cable AIWB “fiber count and type” – LSZH-FR 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 : EN50305 9.2
Flame retardant : IEC 60332-1-2
Fire retardant : IEC 60332-3-22 Cat.A
Ozone resistant : IEC60811-2-1, DIN VDE 0472 part 805 B
Weather resistant : ASTM G 154, EN 11507
LSZH SHF2 : IEC 60092-360
Oil resistant : IEC60811, IRM 903
MUD resistant : NEK606:2009, IEC60092-350
Water absorption : IEC60811-1-3
Water penetration : IEC 60794-1-2-F5-B (inner core only)
UV resistant : IEC60811-2-1, ASTM-D-2565-92A
Cold bend & impact : CSA C22.2



Ordering and delivery information

Fiber countP/NPackaging
2OAIWB02 ffdrum 2000m (+/-5%)
4OAIWB04 ffdrum 2000m (+/-5%)
8OAIWB08 ffdrum 2000m (+/-5%)
12OAIWB12 ffdrum 2000m (+/-5%)
16OAIWB16 ffdrum 2000m (+/-5%)
24OAIWB24 ffdrum 2000m (+/-5%)

ff =  S2 for G652D, A1 for G657A1, M1 for OM1, M2 for OM2, M3 for OM3, M4 for OM4, M5 for OM5.


Colour code of fibers





Fiber countInner jacket thickness (mm)Inner jacket diameter (mm)Outer jacket thickness (mm)Cable Diameter (mm)Cable weight (kg/km)Pulling tension (N)



Other standards of reference

IEC 60092-370Electrical installations in ships: Guidance on the selection of cables for telecommunication and data.
DNV TAP 827.50/1Type Approval Program - Optical Fibre Cables
ABS SVRRules for building and classing. Steel Vessels.
ABS SMRRules for building and classing. Steel vessels under 90 meters.
IEC 60793General specifications for both multimode and single-mode optical fibres
IEC 60794general specifications for optical fibres cables
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