LITRA FO Access cable UTAPV 2-24 cores, Direct Burial, Armoured, Vermin Resistant

Fiber Optic Outdoor cable for access and telecommunication, 2-24 cores, SWA armoured, 4000N, LIACC.
UTAPV Rev.00, Date 2020-02-08 ap

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Outdoor, duct and direct burial installation
Track side on railways networks

Metallic armour and moisture barrier
Compact and light weight


Standards of reference and applications

IEC 60793, IEC 60794
Telecommunication backabones
Intrabuilding Voice and Data/LAN Communication Networks

Installation in Ducts & Conduits or Directly Buried
Communication and signalling in railways networks


Installation Features

Store at  -40 to +70 °C
Install at -10 to +60 °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 or Multi Mode
Buffer : PBTP loose tube filled with jelly (nominal diameter 2.8mm).
Inner strength member :  water blocking glass yarns.
Inner jacket :  LSZH black, nominal thickness 1.7mm.

Armour:  steel wire, one layer, coverage ≥80%.
Outer jacket : PVC acc. to IEC60502 ST2 (90 degrees C), Vermin and UV Resistant, black colour. 
Marking : APS Finland – ww/yy – SWA Armoured Fiber Optic Cable UTAPV – fiber count x fiber type – P/N – lot + meter


Environmental properties

Halogen acid gas emission: IEC 60754-1, CEI 20-37/2-1, EN50267-2-1 (emission < 25%)
Flame retardant: IEC 60332-1-2:2004
Fire retardant: IEC 60332-3-22/A1:2008-12
Oil resistant: IEC60811-404, IRM 903 168h @ 70°C – Maximum change allowed in elongation after the test ±40 %

UV resistant : UL1581, IEC11801
RoHs: 2011/65/CE, compliant.
WEEE: 2002/96/CE


Mechanical properties

Pulling tension :  max 4000 N (Δα reversible, IEC 60794-1-2-E1)
Crush :  2000N/100mm (Δα reversible, IEC 60794-1-2-E3)
Impact :  10J (Δα reversible, IEC 60794-1-2-E4)
Water penetration :  3m cable, 1m water, 24 hours (IEC 60794-1-2-F5)


Colour code of fibers

BlueOrangeGreenBrownGreyWhiteRed BlackYellow VioletPinkAqua


Fiber Optic characteristics

See detailed specification of optical fibers.


Ordering and delivery information

Fiber CountPart NumberNo. of tubesFibers per tubeInner jacket (mm, nominal)Nominal O.D. (mm)Weight (kg/km)Packaging (*)

xx = fiber type                  OS2=S2, OM1=M1, OM2=M2, OM3=M3, OM4=M4, OM5=M5
oo = delivery length         2000m=D2
(*) a tolerance of ±5% applies to the delivery length.               


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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