LIACC FO Access cable MTE 24-144 cores, Outdoor, 4000N

Fiber Optic Outdoor Access cable type MTE40, 24-144 cores, 4000N, LIACC.
MTE40 Rev.01, Date 2017-02-27

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Outdoor and duct installation
All Dielectric Non-Metallic design
Light weight


Standards of reference and applications

IEC 60793, IEC 60794
Intrabuilding Voice and Data/LAN Communication Networks
Installation in Ducts & Conduits
Building access in FTTx networks


Installation Features

Store at  -40 to +70 °C
Install at  -5 to +50 °C, Bend minimum  20 times O.D. 
Operate at  -40 to +70 °C, Bend minimum  10 times O.D. 



Optical fiber : 125/250μm Single Mode or Multi Mode
Buffer : PBTP loose tube filled with jelly (nominal diameter 2.0mm).
Central member : FRP (nominal diameter 2.5mm).
Assembling : tubes and fillers assembled together according to “Colour Code” table
Wrapping :  water blocking tape.
Protection :  anti-rodent glass yarns.
Rip cord :  under the outer jacket.

Outer jacket : Black HDPE material, UV resistant (nominal thickness 1.5mm)
Marking : APS Finland – ww/yy – Fiber Optic Cable  MTE40  fiber count x fiber type – P/N – lot + meter



Environmental properties

UV resistant : UL1581, IEC11801


Mechanical properties

Pulling tension :  4000 N (Δα reversible, IEC 60794-1-2-E1)
Crush :  2000N/100mm (Δα reversible, IEC 60794-1-2-E3)
Impact :  3J (Δα reversible, IEC 60794-1-2-E4)
Water penetration :  3m cable, 1m water, 24 hours (IEC 60794-1-2-F5)


Colour code of tubes and fibers

Tube ColoursBlueOrangeGreenBrownGreyWhite (natural)RedBlackYellow VioletPinkAqua
Fiber ColoursBlueOrangeGreenBrownGreyWhiteRed BlackYellow VioletPinkAqua
FillersBlack or Grey


Fiber Optic characteristics

See detailed specification of optical fibers.


Ordering and delivery information

Fiber CountPart NumberNo. of tubesFibers per tubeFillersO.D. (mm)Weight (kg/km)Packaging

xx = fiber type                  ex. OS2=S2, G657A1 = A1, OM1=M1, OM2=M2, OM3=M3, OM4=M4, OM5=M5
oo = delivery length         ex. 2000m=D2, 4000m=D4

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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