LIACC FO Access cable MT2799E 48 cores, double armour, Direct Burial, 2700N (A-DQ2Y(SR)2Y(SR)2Y)

Triple PE jacket, double Corrugated Steel Tape Armour, IEC60794, LIACC.
MT2799E Rev.00, Date 2022-12-02

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Outdoor, duct and direct burial installation
Double metallic armour and moisture barrier (corrugated steel tape)
Compact design


Standards of reference and applications

IEC 60793, IEC 60794
Intrabuilding Voice and Data/LAN Communication Networks
Outside Plant
Building access in FTTx networks


Installation Features

Store at  -40 to +70 °C
Install at  -10 to +50 °C, Bend minimum 20 times O.D. (installation)
Operate at  -40 to +70 °CBend minimum 15 times O.D. (static)



Optical fiber : 125/250μm Single Mode G.655.D
Buffer : PBTP loose tube filled with jelly, housing 6 fibers (nom. outer diameter 2.5 mm)
Cable core : 8 tubes SZ stranded together around the central strength member, watertight. 
Strength member :  glass fiber reinforced material, PE sheathed. 
Wrapping :  dielectric tape.
Inner jacket :  black LDPE material (nom. thickness 1.0mm ± 0.1mm). A ripcord is placed under the jacket.
Armour:  bonded corrugated steel tape (nom. thickness 0.15mm).
Intermediate sheath :  black MDPE material (nom. thickness 1.0mm ± 0.1mm).
Armour:  bonded corrugated steel tape (nom. thickness 0.15mm).

Outer jacket : Black HDPE material, UV resistant 
Marking : APS Finland – ww/yy – Armoured Fiber Optic Cable MT209EG fiber count x fiber type – P/N – lot + meter


Environmental properties

UV resistant : UL1581, IEC11801


Mechanical properties

Max pulling tension :  2700 N  (IEC 60794-1-2-E1) / ≤0.33%, Δα reversible
Crush :  10,000N/100mm, max 5 min. (IEC 60794-1-2-E3)  / Au ._0.05 dB (after the test)
Impact :  10Nm, 3 impacts, r=300mm (IEC 60794-1-2-E4)  / Au ._0.05 dB (after the test)
Repeated bending :  100N, R=20 x cable OD, 5 cycles (IEC 60794-1-2-E6)  / Au ._0.05 dB (no damage)
Temperature range :  -40 to +70 °C (IEC 60794-1-2-F1) / Δα ≤ 0.05 dB/km
Water penetration :  3m cable, 1m water, 24 hours (IEC 60794-1-2-F5) / no water leakage. 


Colour code of fibers

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Colour code of tubes

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Fiber Optic characteristics

Non-zero dispersion-shifted single-mode optical fibre type G.655.D


Ordering and delivery information

Fiber CountPart NumberNo. of tubesFibers per tubeFillersNominal O.D. (mm)Weight (kg/km)Packaging
48MT2799E4855D486021.2410.00Drum 4000M +/-5%



Recommended connectivity

Pigtails : APS LIIN-25 series
Patch cords : APS LIIN-25 series
Adapters : APS LIIN-25 series
Patch Panels : APS LIIN-25 series



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