LIIN-25 FO Distribution cable TB FTMS 48-96 cores Universal

Fiber Optic Universal cable type TB FTMS, 48-96 cores, LIIN-25, 25 years system warranty.
TB-FTMS 48-96 Rev.00, Date 2017-08-14

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Easy to Strip, Direct Termination
Non-Metallic Strength Members
Dry, All Dielectric Non-Metallic design
Halogen Free Fire Retardant / Low Smoke Zero Halogen
Low Installation Cost


Standards of reference and applications

DIN VDE 0888 Part 6; IEC 61034; IEC 60332-1&2; IEC 60754-2; IEC 60794-1&2, EN 187000
Inter Building and Intrabuilding Voice and Data/LAN Communication Networks
Interconnection of Distribution Boxes, Distribution Frames and Customer Equipment and between the floors
Direct Connection to Terminal Equipments
Installation in Ducts & Conduits
Vertical Riser and General Horizontal Applications
FTTx Cabling


Installation Features

Store at  -5 to +50 °C
Install at  -0 to +50 °C, Bend minimum : 15 times O.D.
Operate at : -10 to +70 °C, Bend minimum : 12 times O.D.



Optical fiber : 125/250μm Single Mode or Multi Mode
Buffer : 900μm tight, colour coded (see table 1)
Cable core : 12 or 24 optical fibers
Protection : glass or aramide yarns
Sub-unit jacket : fire retardant LSZH material, UV resistant
Marking : numbering 1 to 8
Assembling: from 4 up to 8 sub-units assembled together into a compact core
Wrapping: polyester tape
Outer jacket : fire retardant LSZH material, UV resistant (nominal thickness 1.2mm)
Marking : APS Finland – ww/yy – Fiber Optic Cable TB FTMS “fiber count and type” – LSZH IEC60332-3-24 Cat.C – lot no – meter


Environmental properties and Fire Performances

Degree of acidity of gases : IEC 60754-1, IEC 60754-2 (pH arvo ≥ 4,3 ja sähkönjohtavuus ≤10μS/mm)
Halogen acid gas : IEC 60754-1, IEC 60754-2 ( ≤ 0.5%)
Smoke Emission : IEC 61034-2, EN 50268-2 (≥ 60%)
Toxicity of evolved gas : NES 713, CEI 20-37/7
Flame retardant : IEC 60332-1-2
Fire retardant : IEC 60332-3-24 Cat.C
UV resistant : UL1581, IEC11801


Fiber Optic characteristics

See detailed specification of optical fibers.

Colour code of fibers

123456789 101112
Blue/BlackOrange/BlackGreen/BlackBrown/BlackGrey/BlackWhite/BlackRed/BlackNaturalYellow/Black Violet/BlackPink/BlackAqua/Black

Ordering and delivery information

Fiber countP/NO.D [mm]
O.D [mm]Pulling tension (perm/inst)Crush (N)ImpactWeight (kg/km)Packaging
48FTMS48xxc 6.518.0150015004J350500m / 1640ft
72FTMS72xxc 6.522.0150015004J450500m / 1640ft
96 (8x12)FTMS968xxc 6.522.0150015004J550500m / 1640ft
96 (4x24)FTMS964xxc 8.621.0150015004J550500m / 1640ft

xx = fiber type        ex. OS2=S2, OM1=M1, OM2=M2, OM3=M3, OM4=M4
c = colour               ex. White=W, Yellow=Y, Orange=O, Grey=G,Turquoise=T, Purple=P

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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