BOXAH fiber optic cable breakout armoured, LSZH Fire and Hydrocarbon Resistant

Up to 24 cores, armoured LSZH, Fire Resistant IEC60331-25, Fire Retardant IEC60332-3-22
BOXAH, 07.07.2018/AP rev.0



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Store at: -40 to +70 °C
Install at: -10 to +50 °CBend minimum : 20 times O.D.
Operate at : -40 to +70 °CBend minimum : 15 times O.D.
Crush maximum : 4000N/100mm
Impact maximum : 15J




Bare fiber : 250µm
Buffer : 900µm tight buffer
Colour code : white
Protection : aramide yarns
Inner sheath : Blue LSZH material, nominal diameter 2.0mm, each numbered for identification (1 to 24)
Cable core : up to 24 single sheathed fibers are assembled together (around a central member if needed) and wrapped by a fire protection tape.
Overall protection : glass yarns
Intermediate jacket : Blue LSZH material, nominal thickness 1.0mm
Armour : galvanized steel wire braid, coverage ≥85%
Outer jacket : Blue LSZH UV-Resistant material, nominal thickness 1.2mm
Marking : APS Finland ww/mm – ARMOURED Fiber Optic Cable BREAKOUT “fiber count / type” + “P/N” – LSZH IEC60331-25 IEC60332-3-22 Cat A – 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 (@ 750° for 90min) : max attenuation 1.0 dB/fibre (SM), 1.5 dB/fibre (MM).
Oil resistant : intermittent splash – permanent resistance available upon request
Water absorption : IEC60502
UV resistant : IEC60811-2-1, ASTM-D-2565-92A
Hydrocarbon resistant :  IEC 60811



Fiber countSimplex outer diameter (mm)Intermediate jacket diameter (mm)Outer jacket thickness (mm)Cable Outer Diameter (mm)Cable weight (kg/km)Pulling tension (N)

Ordering and delivery information

Fiber countSMPackaging
2OBOXAH02 ff 2000m (+/-5%)
4OBOXAH04 ff2000m (+/-5%)
8OBOXAH08 ff2000m (+/-5%)
12OBOXAH12 ff2000m (+/-5%)
16OBOXAH16 ff2000m (+/-5%)
24OBOXAH24 ff2000m (+/-5%)

ff = fiber type : OS2 = S2, OM1 = M1, OM1+ = E1, OM2=M2, OM3=M3, OM4=M4, OM5=M5



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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